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Aileen McGuigan

Aileen McGuigan

I am Programme Director of the Teaching Qualification Further Education programme at University of Dundee. The TQFE programme is the recognised teaching qualification for lecturers in the FE sector in...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role academic
Location: University of Dundee


Alan Hendry

Alan Hendry

I am a Product Manager for Worksmart's. I have worked in the technology sector for more than 20 years. I am currently researching the learning Management Technology in the market.
Location: Milton Keynes


Barbara Newland

Barbara Newland

Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Location: Brighton, England


Barry Phillips

Barry Phillips

Started out on this education and technology journey at the DfES in the late 1990s. Initially with responsibilities for the National Learning Network and then moved to the e-Learning Strategy Unit con...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Consultant Researcher
Location: Sheffield, United Kingdom


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


Carl kennard

Carl kennard

Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Newport, Shropshire, United Kingdom


Carol Shergold

Carol Shergold

I work within IT Services at the University of Sussex as Head of Learning Systems. My role includes ensuring that the development of our online learning system and its integration with other tools and...


Christine Whitehouse

Christine Whitehouse

I am an independent consultant interested in the areas of Strategy & Change Management, associated with Learning Technology. Until recently was eLearning Applications Manager at the University of Manc...
Professional role Independent Consultant
Location: Stafford, UK


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


David Barber

David Barber

I am head of e-learning at Bishop Grosseteste University College and a reletively new member of the ALT community. I have research interests in the role of social web tools and new media in education ...
Professional role Head of e-Learning
Location: Lincoln


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 Renton

David Renton

David wrote his first program on the ZX81 age 9 and his first computer game on the ZX Spectrum. After graduating from Strathclyde University in 1993 he worked as a Database programmer doing work for t...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Extended Lecturer in Computing
Location: Paisley


David Smith

David Smith

I am an Australian living in Vienna. I have been working with teachers, both in educational institutions and Universities, to integrate technology with pedagogy as part of their practice. I have also ...
Professional role Consultant
Location: Vienna, Austria


Dawn Wood

Dawn Wood

My first degree and my PhD are in computer science. I have worked on a number of JISC projects over the last 5 years. Currently I am a part-time lecture waiting for the next interesting project to com...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Educational Coaching Consultant and Learning Technology Developer
Location: Leeds, United Kingdom


Devampika Getkahn

Devampika Getkahn

I work as a Learning Consultant at Thomson Reuters, currently in the Global Sales and Customer Service Learning team (yes it is a bit of a mouth full ... but we are in the middle of a restructure and ...
Professional role Learning Consultant
Location: London, UK


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


Donal Fitzpatrick

Donal Fitzpatrick

I am a lecturer at the School of computing Dublin City University. My research interests are primarily directed towards an understanding of how users interact with technology in a multimodal manner. I...
Professional role lecturer
Location: Dublin Ireland


Elaine Swift

Elaine Swift

Previously worked in the e-learning team at University of Bath. Now working in the Centre for Professional Learning and Development supporting learning technologies and Digital Practice at NTU. Up unt...
Location: Nottingham


Elena Hernandez-Martin

Elena Hernandez-Martin

I am a multimedia designer and work as an e-learning content developer at the Centre for Technology Enhanced Learning, King's College London.
Professional role E-learning content developer
Location: London, 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


Fran Harrison

Fran Harrison

I currently work as a Learning Technologist with Cranfield University, working at the Defence Academy of the UK near Swindon. Prior to that I spent 3 1/2 years as county e-learning co-ordinator for Co...
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Yate, South Glos, UK


George Evangelinos

George Evangelinos

I am a Learning Technologist with the Faculty of Health Social Care and Education at Anglia Ruskin University.
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Cambridge, UK


Hanne Wacher Kjaergaard

Hanne Wacher Kjaergaard

Professional role Head of research center for e-learning and media
Location: Aarhus, Denmark


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


Ian Glover

Ian Glover

Currently working at City University London, where I am involved in the change management process of migrating VLEs (WebCT to Moodle) for the School of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences. I also tr...
Professional role Learning Technologist (Development)
Location: London, 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


Jamie Kemp

Jamie Kemp

Professional role Educator-in-Residence, Lecturer
Location: Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA


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 ...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Chief Academic Officer, Enriched Lecturer
Location: Denver, CO


Jill Fresen

Jill Fresen

I have been involved in e-learning or technology enhanced teaching and learning, at the University of Pretoria (South Africa) and now in the VLE team at Oxford University, UK. My particular areas of i...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Oxford, England, United Kingdom


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


Joan Archibald

Joan Archibald

Interested in all aspects of learning with a particular focus on engaging learners through the use of technology both on and off campus. A key focus of my work is staff training in the efficient and e...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Learning Technology Manager
Location: Paisley, Scotland


John Jackson

John Jackson

Education Developer @ University of the Arts London.
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Educational developer, learning technologist.
Location: London


John Kerr

John Kerr

I have worked in the education sector for over 6years and have experience as a Learning Technologist and a Blended Learning Advisor at HE and FE level. I have administered systems such as Moodle, Maha...
Professional role Blended Learning Advisor
Location: Glasgow, Scotland


Jonathan Ryder

Jonathan Ryder

I'll update this later
Professional role Analyst
Location: Cambridge


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


Kate Reader

Kate Reader

I am a Senior Educational Technologist at City University London I manage the Education Support Team within the Schools of Arts and Social Sciences.
Location: London, United Kingdom


Kevin Mayles

Kevin Mayles

Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Location: Milton Keynes, United Kingdom


Kirstie Coolin

Kirstie Coolin

I head up the CIePD (Centre for International ePortfolio Development) at the University of Nottingham. I write, manage and deliver externally funded projects focussing on joining process and practice ...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Location: Nottingham UK


Laurence Habib

Laurence Habib

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


Linda McBain

Linda McBain

Responsible for the development/introduction of technology to support the College of Law's programmes as well as management of the College VLE (Blackboard). Employed at The College of Law since Octobe...
Professional role Head of Learning Systems
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


Martin Hawksey

Martin Hawksey

I'm an e-Learning Advisor at JISC CETIS mainly supporting the JISC/HEA Open Educational Resources Programme (UKOER). As an innovation centre the work of JISC CETIS is at the cutting edge of educationa...
Professional role Learning Technology Advisor
Location: Edinburgh


Matt Smith

Matt Smith

eLearning manager @ Coleg Gwent. Providing steer and support for learning technologies at Wales' largest FE College. Former Business Lecturer, specialising in Marketing and eBusiness.
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role eLearning Manager
Location: South Wales - Lives: Bridgend, Works: Usk


Matthew Green

Matthew Green

Assistant Director of IT Services, responsible for Academic and Learning Support
Location: Wolverhampton, 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


Mick Kahn

Mick Kahn

Professional role Head of Application
Location: London


Mike Highfield

Mike Highfield

eLearning production manager. University of Exeter
Professional role eLearning Manager
Location: Exeter, 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


Niall Barr

Niall Barr

First got into technology for teaching when I wrote a simulation to help explain misconceptions of Nyquist's theory to Bioengineering students some 25 years ago. Now a System Developer at the Universi...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role System Developer
Location: Glasgow


Paul Neve

Paul Neve

Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Researcher/Lecturer


Paul Walk

Paul Walk

I had approximately 10 years developing and working with eLearning systems before moving to join UKOLN in 2006. My current role is to direct a JISC Innovation Support Centre, based in UKOLN at the Uni...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Director
Location: Frome, Somerset, UK


Phil Richards

Phil Richards

I've been a teacher for longer than I like to remember. Always had an interest in using the available ICT to engage students - from the original BBC computer to an always online, perpetual beta, perso...
Professional role Learning Technologies (ILT) Manager
Location: Aberdeen Scotland UK


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


Rachel Challen

Rachel Challen

Blended Learning Advisior with responsiblity for the Institutional VLE and Turnitin.
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Blended Learning Advisor
Location: Wolverhampton, United Kingdom


Rafael Morales

Rafael Morales

I work as a researcher at the Institute for Management of Knowledge and Learning in Virtual Environments of the Virtual University System of the University of Guadalajara, where I also coordinate the ...
Professional role Researcher
Location: Guadalajara, Jalisco, México


Royce mckie

Royce mckie

Location: Scotland


Sabine Moebs

Sabine Moebs

I have been involved in (e)learning research and practice since roughly 2000. Before moving to Ireland in 2006 I have been working as a researcher in software engineering, and in various roles in diff...
Professional role Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Location: Dublin, Ireland


Sandie Gay

Sandie Gay

Enthusiast of exploring how technology can be exploited to the benefit of learners and our learning. Currently working part-time at Staffordshire University as e-learning co-ordinator in the Academic ...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Location: Stafford, UK


Sandra Huskinson

Sandra Huskinson

I work part-time Loughborough University (School of Business and Economics) as an Online Development Officer and I also work as a freelancer consultant. I am currently working on a wide variety of pro...


Sandra Partington

Sandra Partington

I work with UK colleges and universities, to develop the use of video and multimedia for education and as a consultant on VLE review and change projects.
Professional role Educational Developer
Location: London UK


Shane Sutherland

Shane Sutherland

Once upon a life I was a sailing instructor, then a then a fireman, then a lecturer at the University of Wolverhampton! I ended up PL for Technology Enhanced Learning before leaving to work full-time ...
Professional role Development Director
Location: Shropshire, UK


Sheila MacNeill

Sheila MacNeill

I am part of the JISC CETIS service, with particular interests in developments in educational content, curriculum design, semantic technologies and shiny stuff.
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Assistant Director, researcher, learning technologist
Location: Glasgow, United Kingdom


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 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


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


Terry Loane

Terry Loane

Freelance consultant/trainer/writer/thinker. Interests include: # designing and creating effective online learning environments # researching what is needed to promote real learning (as opposed to the...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Location: Ruislip, 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...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
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


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 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...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
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


Timos Almpanis

Timos Almpanis

Learning Technologist/Associate Lecturer in Blended Learning at Southampton Solent University. BEd in Philosophy and Education/ MSc in Computer Based Learning and Training. I am also currently studyin...
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Southampton, UK


Tony Toole

Tony Toole

e-Learning consultant, researcher and project manager.
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role e-Learning Consultant
Location: Swansea


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...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Principal Lecturer in Technology-Enhanced Learning
Location: Cambridge, United Kingdom


Xiaopeng Ni

Xiaopeng Ni

I am a senior instructional designer at the Cleveland State University's Center for e-Learning. Prior to coming here, I was a research associate at Michigan State University. I got my Ph.D. in Instruc...
Professional role Senior Instructional Designer
Location: Cleveland State University


Yetunde Folajimi

Yetunde Folajimi

I am currently a lecturer in the Department of Computer Science, University of Ibadan, I have been a University lecturer since 1999. I had my B. Sc, M. sc. and PhD degrees in Computer Science. My spec...
Professional role Computer Science lecturer
Location: Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria


Zoe Rose

Zoe Rose

Professional role Information architect
Location: Cambridge


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


kevin mc laughlin

kevin mc laughlin

I am a primary teacher with an avid interest in using technology in the classroom to enhance teaching and learning. I use my blog to inform others of my findings and I am a part of an extensive networ...
Professional role Primary Teacher
Location: Leicester, UK


robert dempster

robert dempster

I am D2L's Managing Director for EMEA
Location: UK