In which areas are you knowledgeable? reusability

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


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


Chris Pegler

Chris Pegler

Work in the Institute of Educational Technology at the OU (my dream job in my favourite organisation). I've been OU student (several times) and OU tutor and also have managed new media production at t...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Senior Lecturer
Location: Milton Keynes, United Kingdom


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


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 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


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


Ersun Iscioglu

Ersun Iscioglu

Professional role Faculty Member, Asst. Prof.Dr.
Location: Famagusta, North Cyprus


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


Hanne Wacher Kjaergaard

Hanne Wacher Kjaergaard

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


Heather Wharrad

Heather Wharrad

I am Professor of e-Learning & Health Informatics at the University of Nottingham. My research interests are around, e-learning design, open educational resources and participatory design and use of t...
Professional role Professor of e-Learning and Health Informatics
Location: Nottingham, 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


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


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


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


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


Lee Stott

Lee Stott

Lee Stott is a Technical Evangelist within the Developer and Platform Evangelism 'DPE' Group at Microsoft UK. http://www.microsoft.com/uk/faculty He is responsible for engaging and helping UK Academia...
Professional role Technical Evangelist
Location: Manchester


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


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


Marion Kelt

Marion Kelt

I am interested in information literacy, OERs and am updating SMILE and PILOT info lit training packages. I have just uploaded SMILE onto JORUM if you'd like a copy!
Professional role Senior Librarian: Digital Development and Information literacy
Location: Glasgow


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


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


Moira Maley

Moira Maley

medical education technology academic
Professional role medical education technology academic
Location: Albany, Western Australia


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


Nick Jeans

Nick Jeans

I worked for over 20 years in Further Education, teaching English at all pre-degree levels and Skills for Life. Having been seconded to Becta as an e-learning mentor, I left FE to manage a Content Dev...
Location: Sheffield


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


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...


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


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


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


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


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


Suzanne Hardy

Suzanne Hardy

Professional role Senior Advisor
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, 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)


Tina Wilks

Tina Wilks

I have been working in the education and training area since 1987, initially as a tutor in a degree programme at a New Zealand Polytechnic and then as an educational designer from 2000 to 2006. In ear...
Location: Paraparaumu, New Zealand


Wayne Britcliffe

Wayne Britcliffe

Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Digital Learning Resources Manager and E-Learning Advisor
Location: York, North Yorkshire, 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


sally holden

sally holden

I work at Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry where I manage a team of Learning Technologists.
Professional role eLearning manager
Location: Plymouth, UK