In which areas are you knowledgeable? selfDirectedLearning

Aaron Sloman

Aaron Sloman

Born Southern Rhodesia,1936, went to school then university in CapeTown from age 11, degree in maths and physics 1956, went to Oxford to continue with mathematics, was seduced by philosophy and did a ...
Professional role Retired. Honorary professor of Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Science (including philosophy)
Location: Birmingham, UK


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


Bex Lewis

Bex Lewis

My @drbexl Twitter bio: Life Explorer, HE/learning, Christian, cultural history, WW2 posters: Keep Calm & Carry On, digital world, coach, ENFP, @digitalfprint, @ww2poster @bigbible At the end of Augus...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Research Fellow in Social Media and Online Learning
Location: Durham, UK


Caroline

Caroline

Professional role Project Manager
Location: Pembrokeshire, South-West Wales


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


David Dunbar

David Dunbar

Interested in e-learning, I'm not really an expert, but I do seem to be good at linking technology to education. In my last role as an ILT Content Advisor,I provided appropriate e-learning and ILT sol...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role ILT Content Advisor
Location: Worcester, 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


Ersun Iscioglu

Ersun Iscioglu

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


Geoff Chapman

Geoff Chapman

Geoff has over 10 years experience working in e-Assessment and associated technologies. He has worked in 14 countries and has written and delivered speeches and white papers on e-Assessment solutions ...
Professional role Director, Business Development
Location: Bolton, UK


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 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, ...


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


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


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


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


Karen Halliday

Karen Halliday

I am Senior Marketing Manager at Talis Education Ltd where I'm responsible for the company's communications to our library and learning technology colleagues. I've previously worked for BECTA, Wiley, ...
Professional role Marketing, Communications and Publicity
Location: Birmingham, 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


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


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 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


Moira Maley

Moira Maley

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


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


Peter Chatterton

Peter Chatterton

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


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


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


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


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-Jane Saravani

Sarah-Jane Saravani

Library manager with a bent for e-learning and, more recently, the impact of mobile delivery on library services and resources.
Professional role Librarian
Location: Hamilton


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


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 Hardaker

Simon Hardaker

Learning Technologist for the Manchester Medical School
Professional role eLearning Technologist
Location: Manchester


Steve Wheeler

Steve Wheeler

Steve Wheeler is Associate Professor of Learning Technologies at Plymouth University, in South West England. Originally trained as a psychologist, he has spent his entire career working in media, tech...
Professional role Associate Professor of Learning Technology
Location: Plymouth, UK


Sue Clarkson

Sue Clarkson

I have been involved in learning support in HE for over 20 years and have experienced the shift from hard copy resource to digital - and the effect Web 2.0 technology is having on academia. I recently...
Location: Huddersfield,West Yorkshire, UK


Sue Greener

Sue Greener

learner, teacher, researcher, Anglican Lay Reader, sheep-breeder...Co-chair of European Conference on E-Learning (ECEL) 2011...co-editor ILE journal.
Professional role Senior Lecturer
Location: Brighton, United Kingdom


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 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


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


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


Trupti Jivram

Trupti Jivram

I am the e-learning Manager at St George's University of London. My interests are in Virtual Patients, re-usable learning resources, VLE's, Mobile technologies.
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role eLearning manager
Location: London


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


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


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