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Adrian Jackson

Adrian Jackson

I am the leader of our latest capstone (final year) project our Computing and IT programme.
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Staff Tutor, lecturer
Location: Manchester


Alastair Clark

Alastair Clark

My career in Youth and Community work started in Birmingham and then moved to Suffolk and Hertfordshire. After that, I worked as a Community Education manager in Derbyshire for 13 years. This involved...
Professional role E Learning in Adult Ed organisation
Location: Wirksworth Derbyshire Dales


Alex Bols

Alex Bols

Alex Bols is Assistant Director (Research) and Head of Higher Education at the National Union of Students. Alex is currently a member of the UK team of Bologna Experts and sits on: HEFCE’s Teaching Fu...
Location: London


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


Amanda Jefferies

Amanda Jefferies

My particular interests are in the pedagogy of e-learning and the student experience of using technology in their study and personal lives. I was Project Director for the JISC funded STROLL project us...
Professional role Reader in Technology Enhanced Learning
Location: University of Hertfordshire, UK


Ann Liggett

Ann Liggett

I am an academic at Nottingham Trent University where I combine a teaching role in Social Policy with that of Learning and Teaching Coordinator for the School of Social Sciences. I am particularly int...
Professional role Principal Lecturer
Location: Nottingham, United Kingdom


Barbara Newland

Barbara Newland

Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Location: Brighton, England


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


Birgit Pitscheider

Birgit Pitscheider

Professional role Senior Lecturer
Location: Innsbruck, Austria


Bob Price

Bob Price

Professional role Educational Technology Project Manager
Location: Southampton


Carl kennard

Carl kennard

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


Chiandra Jayasekera

Chiandra Jayasekera

Location: Middlesex


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


Clare Killen

Clare Killen

Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Education Consultant
Location: Hungerford, United Kingdom


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 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 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


Deborah Judah

Deborah Judah

Elearning Advisor for JISC RSC YH with remit for supporting HE in FE and small HEIs in the region. I am currently study MA in Online and Distance Learning with OU. I also teach 1st and 2nd year Medica...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role e-learning advisor
Location: Leeds, United Kingdom


Denise Sweeney

Denise Sweeney

Educational Designer at Academic Practice Unit
Professional role Educational Designer
Location: Leicester UK


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


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


Dr. Ioannis Papadopoulos

Dr. Ioannis Papadopoulos

Ioannis Papadopoulos is currently teaching in Primary Education. He has been involved in various training projects for inservice and preservice teachers concerning ICT in Education. His main research ...
Location: Thessaloniki, Greece


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


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


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


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 heywood

Helen heywood

Academic skills coordinator at the small, but perfectly formed UCP Marjon, down here in Devon. I work closely with the e-Learning team-much to their annoyance I suspect-as I am the first to admit that...
Professional role Academic Skills co-ordinator
Location: Plymouth, Devon


Ian Fairweather

Ian Fairweather

I have worked for 11 years as a lecturer in social anthropology at Manchester, where I also studied for my PhD. Before that I was a maths teacher! I am also interested in pedagogy and educational deve...
Professional role Lecturer in Social Anthropology
Location: Manchester


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 Goldingay

James Goldingay

I came to the University of Sheffield from London in 2006. Originally I was working as a Learning and Teaching Support Assistant in Learning and Teaching services (LeTS ) from 2007-2010 before becomin...
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire/UK


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


James McDowell

James McDowell

University Teaching Fellow (Reader in Teaching and Learning) at the University of Huddersfield, based in the Department of Informatics and the School of Computing and Engineering. Currently writing up...
Professional role University Teaching Fellow (Reader in Teaching and Learning), Senior Lecturer
Location: Lancaster, UK


Jaye McIsaac

Jaye McIsaac

I work in learning design as an Educational Developer at the University of Liverpool. I'm interested in how technology enhanced learning can help staff make good use of their time, and new innovations...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Educational Developer
Location: Liverpool, United Kingdom


Jenny Narborough

Jenny Narborough

I am an E-learning Officer at Loughborough University and my primary role is to support and train academic staff in effective use of technology in their teaching.
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role e-learning officer
Location: Loughborough, 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


Jo Axe

Jo Axe

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


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 Davies

John Davies

I work as an educational developer at Sussex, helping to embed the use of technology to support teaching and learning.
Professional role Educational Development
Location: University of Sussex, Brighton, UK


John Dermo

John Dermo

Professional role e-Assessment Adviser
Location: University of Bradford


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 Slater

John Slater

Working to help ALT with development tasks including the academic programme of the conference.
Conference role ALT staff
Professional role Director of Development
Location: Oxford, England


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


Laurence Habib

Laurence Habib

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


Lee Griffiths

Lee Griffiths

Expert in Advanced Human Computer Interaction, Computer Programming and Learning Technologies I have over fifteen years experience as a Lecturer in user centered aspects of Computer Science. Having ta...
Professional role Lecturer in Computer Science
Location: Manchester


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


Lisa Gray

Lisa Gray

I'm a programme manager within the e-Learning team at JISC, and am currently managing the Assessment and Feedback programme. I also lead on JISC e-Portfolio activities.


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


Manuel Frutos-Perez

Manuel Frutos-Perez

I'm the Leader of the E-learning Development Unit at the University of the West of England, Bristol, UK.
Professional role Academic E-learning Lead
Location: Bristol, UK


Marion Hall

Marion Hall

I have worked for the Open University for over 25 years, initially in the Biological Sciences Department of the Science Faculty (my academic background is in animal behaviour and evolution) and then f...
Professional role Lecturer in Health and Social Care
Location: Milton Keynes, United Kingdom


Mark Gamble

Mark Gamble

Head of Learning Technology. Responsible for VLE (Blackboard) since 2002. Originally a secondary teacher, then senior lecturer.
Location: Luton, United Kingdom


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


Martin Rich

Martin Rich

Management lecturer with many years' experience of using technology to facilitate learning. I'm interested in the changing responses and expectations that students have in connection with technology. ...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Senior Lecturer in Information Management
Location: London, UK


Matthew Green

Matthew Green

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


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


Maureen Readle

Maureen Readle

I am a Technology Enhanced Learning Adviser at the University of Bradford. Although I spent a lot of time supporting and promoting Blackboard, I also promote other software to enhance learning through...
Location: University of Bradford


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


N.Forsans@lubs.leeds.ac.uk

N.Forsans@lubs.leeds.ac.uk

Associate Professor in International Strategic Management at Leeds University Business School with interests in digital learning technologies. Currently managing a project involving the integration of...
Professional role Academic
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire


Neil Witt

Neil Witt

I'm Professor of of Technology Enhanced Learning and Head of Academic Support, Technology & Innovation at the Plymouth University. I lead a multidisciplinary team comprised of Learning Technologists, ...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Professor of Technology Enhanced Learning
Location: Plymouth


Nigel Ecclesfield

Nigel Ecclesfield

I currently work for JISC Advance as the Programme manager for the FE and Skills Development and Resources Programme. Before JISC Advance I worked for LSIS and Becta in research and project management...
Professional role Project Manager
Location: Cullompton, Devon


Nitin Parmar

Nitin Parmar

I am a Learning Technologist in the e-Learning team which is based within the Learning & Teaching Enhancement Office at the University of Bath.  As a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, I provi...
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Bath


Paul Middleditch

Paul Middleditch

I am a lecturer in Macroeconomics at the University of Manchester and I am interested in teaching innovation with a focus on large cohort teaching methods.
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Lecturer in Macroeconomics
Location: Manchester


Paul Neve

Paul Neve

Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Researcher/Lecturer


Peter Bullen

Peter Bullen

I am an Emeritus Professor at the University of Hertfordshire and Critical friend to JISC projects in the Curricuklum Design and Assessment and Feedback programmes. I also working with Universities on...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Consultant
Location: London


Peter Chatterton

Peter Chatterton

Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Independent consultant
Location: London


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


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


Rod Cullen

Rod Cullen

Currently working as part of the JICS funded TRAFFIC project team at MMU.
Professional role Senior Lecturer in Learning and Teaching Technologies
Location: Manchester


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


Ros Smith

Ros Smith

Having worked on the Ferl website and the Ferl Practitioners' programme at Becta from 2002-2005,I set up my own consultancy in e-learning (as it was called then!) specialising in authoring and produci...
Professional role e-Learning author and consultant
Location: Tewkesbury, Glos, UK


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


Sarah Honeychurch

Sarah Honeychurch

I'm a Learning Technologist at the University of Glasgow. I also teach Philosophy at Glasgow and Aberdeen. I'm particularly interested in the theory and practice of collaborative and co-operative lear...
Professional role Learning Technologist. Philosopher
Location: Glasgow


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


Seb Schmoller

Seb Schmoller

I stood down from my half-time job with ALT in May 2012, but doing a bit of work to support ALT in this year's use of CrowdVine. I am carrying on with the parallel role I always had as an independent ...
Professional role Independent consultant
Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire, UK


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


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


Tania Heap

Tania Heap

Associate lecturer at The Open University UK. Recently completed a doctorate in education. My supervisor Dr Shailey Minocha is presenting our proceedings paper entitled "An empirically-grounded framew...


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...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Advisor
Location: York (Techdis) and Leeds (Bioscience)


Tony Toole

Tony Toole

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


Will Moindrot

Will Moindrot

eLearning Technologist at the University of Manchester's Faculty of Humanities. Interests include in-class technologies such as voting systems, and multimedia production.
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role eLearning Technologist
Location: University of Manchester


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


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


marija cubric

marija cubric

My main interests are in application and evaluation of ICT in education and in innovative learning designs. I am currently co-leading the JISC-funded EEVS project (Evaluating Electronic Voting Systems...
Location: UK


robert dempster

robert dempster

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