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Alison Pickard

Alison Pickard

I am currently Director of Quality and Student Experience in the School of Computing, Engineering and Information Sciences at Northumbria University. I was originally appointed as a Lecturer in Resear...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Director of Quality and Student Experience
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne


Ashley Wright

Ashley Wright

I work at Newcastle University as a Development Officer within the eLearning and Educational Development Team in the Quality in Learning and Teaching service. What a mouth full. Pressing Interests - M...
Professional role Development Officer
Location: Newcastle, UK


Becky Strachan

Becky Strachan

I am an active researcher in pedagogy and ICT and am keen to explore how technology can be used to create a rich, engaging, active and vibrant learning and teaching experience. My role also includes l...
Professional role Associate Dean - Learning and Teaching
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne


Bex Lewis

Bex Lewis

My @drbexl Twitter bio: Life Explorer, HE/learning, Christian, cultural history, WW2 posters: Keep Calm & Carry On, digital world, coach, ENFP, @digitalfprint, @ww2poster @bigbible At the end of Augus...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Research Fellow in Social Media and Online Learning
Location: Durham, UK


Bob Banks

Bob Banks

I have worked in the commercial sector, in and around learning technology for 20 years, researching, designing and advising on systems to support learning. I have been a member of the ALT research com...
Professional role Senior Consultant
Location: Sheffield, UK


Brian Mulligan

Brian Mulligan

I graduated as a Civil Engineer in 1978 from University College Dublin and later with a Masters in Engineering Design. My early employment was mostly in mathematical modelling and simulation and the a...
Professional role Online learning developer.
Location: Sligo, Ireland.


Caroline

Caroline

Professional role Project Manager
Location: Pembrokeshire, South-West Wales


Chris Follows

Chris Follows

Chris Follows joined the University of the Arts London UAL in 2003 and since 2007 has been researching and developing open educational practice and OER content communities. Chris is the DIAL project m...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Project Manager
Location: London


Claire Donlan

Claire Donlan

Vice Chair of ALT. Student Information Point Manager at Edinburgh University setting up and managing Student information Points at physical locations across the University and online. Interested in en...
Professional role Student Information Points Manager
Location: Edinburgh


Claire Spiret

Claire Spiret

Im an Learning Technologist working for the World Association of Girls Guides and Girl Scouts. I work as part of a Knowledge Transfer Partnership with the University of Reading. With support from thes...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Learning Technologies Officer
Location: England


Colin Loughlin

Colin Loughlin

I am an academic e-deveoper based at Kingston University.
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: KINGSTON UPON THAMES, United Kingdom


Daniel Stucke

Daniel Stucke

A teacher of Maths and ICT in secondary schools. Currently Assistant Headteacher at Stretford High School in Manchester, UK. I have a responsibility, and keen interest, in the use of technology for le...
Conference role Invited speaker
Professional role Assistant Headteacher
Location: Manchester, UK


David Kernohan

David Kernohan

JISC Programme Manager, eLearning Innovation Team. OER programme manager. Personal blogging at http://followersoftheapocalyp.se
Professional role UKOER Programme Manager
Location: Bristol


David Squire

David Squire

I'm the founder and Creative Director of DESQ. We make digital learning content and interactive experiences and we've produced digital learning resources for further education as part of our business....
Professional role learning designer; games designer
Location: Sheffield


Dianne Yee

Dianne Yee

I've been a secondary principal for many years--my last school was a Grade 10-12 high school with 2000+ students. I am working as as Area Director (which is a supervisor of 40+ principals in one geogr...
Professional role Area Director
Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada


Dick Moore

Dick Moore

I was until recently Director of Technology at Ufi/Learndirect where I oversaw the move to a custom open source VLE from the previous outsourced proprietary system. Currently working as a consultant /...
Professional role Consultant
Location: Sheffield, United Kingdom


Drew Whitworth

Drew Whitworth

I'm Senior Lecturer at the School of Education, University of Manchester, and Programme Director of the MA: Digital Technologies, Communication and Education (MA: DTCE - http://MAdigitaltechnologies.w...
Professional role CMALT, academic, researcher, teacher
Location: Hebden Bridge, UK


Elizabeth Hartnell-Young

Elizabeth Hartnell-Young

I'm looking forward to attending in person this year, after late nights and early mornings online from Australia in 2011. Hoping to hear about latest developments in mobile learning, as well as meetin...
Conference role Abstracts Editor
Professional role Research Manager
Location: Melbourne, Australia


Esther Barrett

Esther Barrett

PhD Candidate, Swansea University eLearning Advisor, JISC RSC Wales
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Swansea, UK


Fotis Begklis

Fotis Begklis

Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: London


Haydn Blackey

Haydn Blackey

Looking forward to ALT-C 2012 - As chair of ALT's Membership Services Committee I hope to support existing members and look at new ways of engaging with our membership. Plus I hope to see what I can l...
Professional role Head of Learning and Teaching
Location: Cardiff, UK


Helen Boulton

Helen Boulton

I work at Nottingham Trent University in the School of Education as Reader in Technology Enhanced Learning and Teaching. This is my 3rd time at the conference and I look forward to some challenging pa...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Location: Nottingham


Helen Keegan

Helen Keegan

I'm a Senior Lecturer in Interactive Media and Social Technologies, based in Computing Science Engineering at the University of Salford MediaCityUK. Unfortunately I can't make this year's conference, ...


Hilary Dexter

Hilary Dexter

Education Informatics lead in Manchester Medical School. Background in systems analysis - currently focusing on student information and tracking, communities and collaboration, workplace learning and ...
Professional role Education Informatics
Location: Manchester, UK


Jacqueline Carter

Jacqueline Carter

Recently appointed Learning Technologist with the Judicial Institute for Scotland (Scottish Courts). Conducting a scoping project to identify and implement a VLE and a Digital Library for the Scotland...
Location: Edinburgh, UK


Jacquie Kelly

Jacquie Kelly

I'm a Senior Adviser with JISC infoNet. Previously I have worked in the IT industry, lectured in both FE and HE and had a university-wide role in staff development and implementing technology into lea...
Professional role Senior Adviser
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, UK


James Clay

James Clay

Follow me on Twitter. See photographs on Flickr. Read one or two blog entries on e-Learning Stuff. James Clay has been ILT & Learning Resources Manager at Gloucestershire College since November 2006. ...
Professional role ILT & Learning Resources Manager
Location: Gloucestershire, United Kingdom


James Little

James Little

Learning Technologist at University of Sheffield. Passionate about education, technology and enabling an enhanced learning experience for students and staff. Has extensive educational and commercial e...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Sheffield


Jeff Borden

Jeff Borden

Dr. Jeff Borden is considered by some to be a lifelong learning expert. Jeff has been a student, instructor, and administrator in higher education for the past two decades. This passion for education ...
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Professional role Chief Academic Officer, Enriched Lecturer
Location: Denver, CO


Jim Turner

Jim Turner

Huuummmmm . . . . I'm a learning technologist at LJMU for past 5 years, but I 've been involveding in educational technology design for 15yrs. I'm seeking a bit of inspiration, as usual, from the ALT ...
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Liverpool, United Kingdom


Jo Axe

Jo Axe

Conference role Editor of the ALT Journal
Professional role Associate Dean
Location: Victoria, BC, Canada


Joe Nicholls

Joe Nicholls

I'm currently working as Project Director on the JISC funded 'Digidol Project' at Cardiff University. This is concerned with establishing an institution-wide and sustainable approach to developing the...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Educational Technologist
Location: Cardiff, Wales, UK


Jon Rosewell

Jon Rosewell

Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Location: Milton Keynes, UK


Jonathan Drori

Jonathan Drori

Jon has combined creative understanding of audiences and business with enthusiasm for science and technology. He now advises large organisations on outreach, media and technology strategy and mentors ...
Professional role Chair, Non-Exec, Board Director, CEO, Creative Director
Location: London


José Janssen

José Janssen

Technology enhanced learning researcher at CELSTEC: Centre for Learning Sciences and Technologies of the Open University of the Netherlands. Key interest: informal learning, learning path descriptions...
Professional role researcher
Location: Heerlen, Netherlands


Julie Voce

Julie Voce

I'm the E-learning Services Manager working in the ICT department at Imperial College London. I am responsible for managing and supporting Imperial's central e-learning services, such as the VLE, Turn...
Professional role E-learning Services Manager
Location: London, UK


Karen Halliday

Karen Halliday

I am Senior Marketing Manager at Talis Education Ltd where I'm responsible for the company's communications to our library and learning technology colleagues. I've previously worked for BECTA, Wiley, ...
Professional role Marketing, Communications and Publicity
Location: Birmingham, UK


Kirsten Thompson

Kirsten Thompson

Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Academic staff development, Learning Technologist, ALT CDG
Location: Leeds


Laura Skilton (previosuly Shaw)

Laura Skilton (previosuly Shaw)

I am the Learning & Teaching Co-ordinator at Mimas, with over 12 years’ experience developing and managing e-learning related projects and services. At present this includes Hairdressing Training, Jor...
Location: Manchester


Laurence Habib

Laurence Habib

Conference role Abstracts Editor
Professional role Professor/Department Chair
Location: Oslo, Norway


Leena  Vainio

Leena Vainio

Conference role Invited speaker
Professional role Director of the HAMK eLearning Centre in the HAMK University of applied Science in Hämeenlinna, Finland. I am the chair of the Finnish aLearning Associaton.
Location: Finland, Hämeenlinna


Leo Havemann

Leo Havemann

Learning Technologist at Birkbeck, which is a member of the Bloomsbury Colleges shared VLE service known as the Bloomsbury Learning Environment.


Linda Creanor

Linda Creanor

I'm a professor of learning technology at Glasgow Caledonian University where I have strategic responsibility for blended learning and for co-ordinating a distributive leadership approach to professio...
Professional role Professor of Learning Technology
Location: Glasgow, Scotland


Lindsay Jordan

Lindsay Jordan

Senior Lecturer in Learning and Teaching at the University of the Arts London. I'm presenting after lunch on Tuesday and at 9am on Wednesday. The Wednesday session is about the proceedings paper I've ...
Location: London, United Kingdom


Malcolm

Malcolm

A principal lecturer in Education and Head of TALENT (Teaching And Learning Enhancement Team)in the School of Education at the University of Greenwich. A qualified and experienced teacher and educatio...
Professional role Learning enhancement manager
Location: London


Marianne Georgsen

Marianne Georgsen

e-learning specialist at VIA University College, Aarhus. Interested in: Learning design; creating and supporting organisational change; staff development; ICT for communication and collaboration.
Professional role e-learning specialist
Location: Aalborg, Denmark


Mark van Harmelen

Mark van Harmelen

Founder of Hedtek Ltd a software house that builds products and performs custom development and extension work for clients. I am the lead designer of the Gradient Assessment System, the Hedtek PLE and...
Professional role Director
Location: Manchester


Matthew Shaw

Matthew Shaw

I'm the director of Pharmaceutical Industry Advanced Training programmes and the deputy director of the Centre for Pharmacy Postgraduate Education in the School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Director, Deputy director, Learning design and development
Location: Manchester, UK


Michael Cox

Michael Cox

I am the Blended Learning Co-ordinator for GCU responsible for managing and co-ordinating university wide initiatives relating to the uptake and use of technology in support of teaching and learning. ...
Professional role Blended Learning Co-ordinator
Location: Glasgow


Michael Flavin

Michael Flavin

Presenting on disruptive technologies in higher education (Tuesday morning, 11:30).
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Location: London


Mo Pamplin

Mo Pamplin

Educational Technologist in the School of Arts and Social Sciences at City University London.
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Educational Technologist
Location: London, UK


Nancy Rubin

Nancy Rubin

Dr. Rubin is strongly committed to educational excellence and creating a positive learning experience in the online environment. She has presented at many conferences, has been published in educationa...
Professional role Dean of Online Learning
Location: New York, NY


Pandeli Glavanis

Pandeli Glavanis

I am a full Professor teaching Development and the Associate Director of the Center for Learning and Teaching at AUC since 2004. Prior to that I taught at Durham University (18 Years), University of M...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Academic and Associate Director of Center for Learning &Teaching
Location: Cairo, Egypt


Peter Reed

Peter Reed

Peter Reed Lecturer & eLearning Coordinator, Manchester Metropolitan University. Lifelong Evertonian!
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Lecturer, elearning support
Location: Manchester


Philip Butler

Philip Butler

Senior e-Learning Adviser at ULCC, but worked with JISC RSC London since it started back in 2000. My area of expertise is in Post-16 education, specialising in transformational change management, e-Le...
Professional role Senior e-Learning Adviser
Location: Senate House, London WC1


Rich Goodman

Rich Goodman

I'm the E-Learning Systems Team Manager in IT Services at Loughborough University. Our team is responsible for running and hosting many of the E-Learning (and related) systems at the University, inclu...
Professional role E-Learning Systems Team Manager
Location: Loughborough


Richard Millwood

Richard Millwood

I direct Core Education UK and I am Reader in Distributed Learning working on the Inter-Disciplinary Inquiry-Based Learning project in the Institute for Educational Cybernetics at the University of Bo...
Location: Brentwood, UK


Roger Hewitt

Roger Hewitt

I'm an eLearning Technologist in the Faculty of Humanities at the University of Manchester. Currently, my main role is in Staff development.
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Manchester, UK


Sarah Horrigan

Sarah Horrigan

I'm the Learning Technologies Manager at the University of Sheffield and am also part of the CMALT Development Group. Am curious about most stuff generally! My CMALT portfolio - http://sites.google.co...
Location: Nottingham, England


Shirley Evans

Shirley Evans

Having worked in specialist education for 12 years I am now an educational consultant focusing on inclusion in business and education. I am currently employed with the OU as a UX Developer and with JI...
Professional role Inclusive Learning Consultant, UX Developer, Accessibility Advisor
Location: Hereford, England


Simon Hardaker

Simon Hardaker

Learning Technologist for the Manchester Medical School
Professional role eLearning Technologist
Location: Manchester


Simon Kear

Simon Kear

I work at the Beyond Distance Research Alliance at the University of Leicester.
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Senior Learning Technologist
Location: Leicester


Stephen Clarke

Stephen Clarke

I have been working in eLearning in some form for over 25 years. I have worked in secondary education, in universities and now I work for Blackboard.
Professional role Educational Consultant
Location: Leamington Spa, United Kingdom


Stephen Gomez

Stephen Gomez

I've just become (as of 3 Sept 2012) the Academic Lead for Online Learning with the Higher Education Academy. In previous roles as a frontline lecturer and then heading up work based learning, I have ...
Professional role Academic Lead for Online Learning
Location: Plymouth


Stephen Powell

Stephen Powell

Started work as a geotechnical engineer, became a secondary school geography teacher and the special educational needs coordinator before working as an ICT advisor. For the past 10 years worked in hig...
Professional role Reader
Location: Stockport


Stephen Wheeler

Stephen Wheeler

Ten years experience as an eLearning professional in higher education, adult education and social learning.
Professional role eLearning Support Officer
Location: Manchester


Steve Davies

Steve Davies

I'm an eLearning technologist for The University of Manchester, former from end designer and flash programmer.
Professional role eLearning Technologist
Location: Manchester


Steven Verjans

Steven Verjans

Lecturer and Learning Technology researcher at Open Universiteit (NL). Originally a language and literature graduate at K.U.Leuven, I have worked as researcher in a number of technology related domain...
Professional role Lecturer in e-learning and learning technologies
Location: Heerlen, The Netherlands


Sue Bamford

Sue Bamford

My current role is E-Learning Adviser in the Faculty of Development and Society (D&S) and Senior Lecturer in Education. I manage a small team of staff supporting E-Learning across the Faculty. I teach...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role E-Learning Adviser
Location: Sheffield, United Kingdom


Sue Clarkson

Sue Clarkson

I have been involved in learning support in HE for over 20 years and have experienced the shift from hard copy resource to digital - and the effect Web 2.0 technology is having on academia. I recently...
Location: Huddersfield,West Yorkshire, UK


Suzanne Hardy

Suzanne Hardy

Professional role Senior Advisor
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, UK


Teresa Mackinnon

Teresa Mackinnon

Experienced language teacher and manager in Secondary and Higher Education. Early adopter of technologies for language teaching, responsible for Language Centre's e-learning development.
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role senior tutor e-learning
Location: Coventry, UK


Terry McAndrew

Terry McAndrew

I am an advisor for JISC Techdis working with projects on Inclusion, Assessment, Assistive Technologies and Open Educational Resources. If your project interacts with students with disabilities then I...
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Professional role Advisor
Location: York (Techdis) and Leeds (Bioscience)


Theresa Beattie

Theresa Beattie

e Learning Advisor for Work Based Learning, JISC RSC YH
Professional role e learning Advisor
Location: Leeds


Theresa Kinnison

Theresa Kinnison

Long experience in technology for FE (Becta and LSIS)but also science specialist and had taught in schools. Just finishing MA in Science Education at the Institute of Education. Have just moved away f...
Professional role Consultant
Location: South Gloucestershire, UK


Tim Bush

Tim Bush

UK Education Marketing Manager at Microsoft. Passionate about the role that technology can play in transforming education and raising academic attainment, I regularly blog at http://blogs.msdn.com/b/u...


Tim Cappelli

Tim Cappelli

Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role iPads Project Manager
Location: Manchester


Tim Neumann

Tim Neumann

I am a research-oriented learning technologist at the London Knowledge Lab / Institute of Education, University of London. Based on my background as a sound engineer and media producer, I occasionally...
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Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: London, UK


Tim Seal

Tim Seal

Recently finished working for the Support Centre for Open Resources in Education. Currently Senior Manager, Virtual Environment for the Research School at the Open University, looking at the developme...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Senior Manager virtual environment, learning technology, OER
Location: Milton Keynes


Tom Franklin

Tom Franklin

I am an independent consultant with wide experience of learning technology with interests in learning and teaching, Web 2.0, standards, activity data / learning analytics, portals and modelling.
Location: York, UK


Tony McNeill

Tony McNeill

I'm Principal Lecturer in Technology-enhanced Learning at Kingston University. I'm based in the Academic Development Centre and am responsible for staff development in the area of educational technolo...
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Professional role Principal Lecturer in Technology-enhanced Learning
Location: Kingston upon Thames


Trevor Welsh

Trevor Welsh

I have ten years' work experience in the education sector, supporting and teaching staff in the use of technologies for learning, teaching, and student management. During this time I have worked in a ...
Location: Nottingham


Uwe Matthias Richter

Uwe Matthias Richter

I am a Principal Lecturer in Technology-Enhanced Learning in Anglia Learning & Teaching, Anglia Ruskin University's Learning and Teaching Centre, Cambridge and Chelmsford. I lead on technology-enhance...
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Professional role Principal Lecturer in Technology-Enhanced Learning
Location: Cambridge, United Kingdom


Vickel Narayan

Vickel Narayan

I am an Academic Advisor (Learning Technologies) at the Centre for Teaching and Learning Innovation: Te Puna Ako, Unitec, New Zealand. I have a keen interest in Web 2.0 technologies and its potential ...
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Professional role Academic Advisor
Location: Auckland, New Zealand


fred garnett

fred garnett

Member of the Learner-Generated Contexts Research Group, interested in links between e-learning, policy and a participative Knowledge Democracy through the 'Co-creation of Open Scholarship'. Developed...
Professional role Visiting Research Associate
Location: London


sarah frame

sarah frame

Sarah Frame, EMEA Business Development Director, Toolwire. I have worked at a senior level in the education sector for many years, with experience within both the public and private sectors. Having sp...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Business Development Director, EMEA
Location: UK