In which areas are you knowledgeable? learnerVoice

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


Andria Birch

Andria Birch

Projects Development Manager WEA East Midlands Region, and previously DAIN manager. DAIN (Digital Activist Inclusion Network) was an ESF funded project which recruited and trained unemployed volunteer...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Projects Development Manager
Location: Nottingham, England


Averil Robertson

Averil Robertson

Professional role Librarian, Academic Services Manager
Location: Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge


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


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


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...


Catherine Naamani

Catherine Naamani

Head of Technology Enhanced Learning at the University of Glamorgan.
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Location: 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


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 Callaghan

David Callaghan

Learning technolgist at Edge Hill since 2007. 5 years as a classroom teacher (ICT Secondary), 20yrs as empolyed and sel-employed IT consultant.
Professional role Learning technologist
Location: Ormskirk, UK


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


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


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, ...


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


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


Jebar Ahmed

Jebar Ahmed

I am a Learning Technology Advisor in the Department of Education. My interests include E-strategy and training staff to increase use of technology. I also like to find ways of 'measuring' the impact ...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Location: Huddersfield, UK


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


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


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


Marc Bennett

Marc Bennett

Currently investigating possible applications of mobile devices in learning, teaching and research. Very interested in chatting about institutional mobile strategies and asynchronous communication/lea...
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Newcastle


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


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


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


Paul Bacsich

Paul Bacsich

Interested in virtual schools and colleges (VISCED), OER including policy aspects (POERUP) and learner aspects (LUOERL), and alternative provider models for formal education. Looking at ALT-C 2012 for...
Professional role Consultant and Visiting Professor/Fellow in e-Learning
Location: Sheffield


Peter Chatterton

Peter Chatterton

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


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


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


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


Sarra Saffron Powell

Sarra Saffron Powell

I work at the University of Liverpool as an Educational Developer. I have great enthusiasm for learning as transformation, digital literacies and learning skills development. I'm also very interested ...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Educational Developer
Location: University of Liverpool


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 Horrocks

Simon Horrocks

I joined the Open University in May this year. Based at the Cardiff office, I have responsibility for student services in Wales and a range of learning and teaching matters. These include working with...
Professional role Assistant Director (Development, Learning and Teaching)
Location: Cardiff


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 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


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)


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


Yvonne Bain

Yvonne Bain

My professional role is around teacher education. I have previously been involved in initial teacher education for Secondary and Primary teachers, including the development of part-time distance learn...
Location: Aberdeen