In which areas are you knowledgeable? policy

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


Cathy Gunn

Cathy Gunn

I have worked in the field of learning technology for around 20 years. In my current role, I manage a multi-skilled team of creative learning designers and developers rather than 'working on the groun...
Location: Auckland, New Zealand


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


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


Diane Bennett

Diane Bennett

Professional role eLearning Manager
Location: MANCHESTER, United Kingdom


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


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


Gail Wilson

Gail Wilson

I am an Associate Professor in the Division of Teaching and Learning at Southern Cross University where my work focuses on professional learning of academic staff. Over the last decade I have held aca...
Conference role Proceedings Editor
Professional role Professional learning and member of management team for the Division of Teaching and Learning
Location: Gold Coast, Australia


Graham McElearney

Graham McElearney

I am a learning technologist working at the University of Sheffield. Currently re-orientating my work interests to take a more strategic role within the University, under the leadership and guidance o...
Professional role Seniior Learning Technologists
Location: Sheffield, United Kingdom


Iryna Kuchma

Iryna Kuchma

I am the EIFL Open Access programme manager. My responsibilities include advocacy of open access to research results and support in developing open access policies, training and support in setting up ...
Location: Kyiv, Ukraine


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


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


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


Kerr Gardiner

Kerr Gardiner

I work at Glasgow University in the Learning & Teaching Centre providing a strategic steer in learning technology and heading up two areas; Learning & Technology, and Media Production. The Learning & ...
Location: Glasgow


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


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


Louise Starkey

Louise Starkey

I have a background in the secondary school education sector. My current research focuses on teaching and learning in the digital age through the integration of relevant learning theories to the chang...
Professional role Associate Dean
Location: Wellington, New Zealand


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


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 Hamilton

Martin Hamilton

Head of Internet Services at Loughborough University. Google "Martin Hamilton Loughborough" for more info.
Professional role Head of Internet Services
Location: Loughborough, UK


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


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


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


Ruth Drysdale

Ruth Drysdale

I have worked at JISC in the eLearning team since Jan 2009. I managed the recently completed Lifelong learning programme, and am now managing the 'Course Data: Making the most of Course Information’ p...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role JISC eLearning Programme Manager
Location: Bristol, UK


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


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


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...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Principal Lecturer in Technology-enhanced Learning
Location: Kingston upon Thames


Tony Toole

Tony Toole

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


Zoe Rose

Zoe Rose

I'm an educational technologist with an interest in search and search technologies - how educators find (or don't find!) the things they need to teach well.
Professional role Information Architect
Location: Cambridge, UK


amber thomas

amber thomas

Programme Manager at JISC with a focus on sharing learning materials, repositories, open educational resources, open licensing, IPR and openness generally.
Location: UK-wide role but live in warwick


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