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Alannah Fitzgerald

Alannah Fitzgerald

Currently a PhD student in Educational Technology at Concordia University, Montreal in Canada. Formerly a research fellow at the English Language Centre, Durham University and a teaching fellow with t...
Professional role Teacher, Trainer, Researcher, OER developer
Location: London, UK


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


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


Birgit Pitscheider

Birgit Pitscheider

Professional role Senior Lecturer
Location: Innsbruck, Austria


Caroline

Caroline

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


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


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 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


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


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


Dick Moore

Dick Moore

I was until recently Director of Technology at Ufi/Learndirect where I oversaw the move to a custom open source VLE from the previous outsourced proprietary system. Currently working as a consultant /...
Professional role Consultant
Location: Sheffield, 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


Elaine Garcia

Elaine Garcia

I am Head of Human and Digital Learning Environments at Plymouth College of Art and also a part time PhD student at the University of Plymouth focusing on the use of web 2.0 in teaching and learning. ...
Professional role researcher, Head of Technology Enhanced Learning, JISC Project Manager
Location: Plymouth, UK


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


Fotis Begklis

Fotis Begklis

Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: London


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


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, ...


Hilary Dexter

Hilary Dexter

Education Informatics lead in Manchester Medical School. Background in systems analysis - currently focusing on student information and tracking, communities and collaboration, workplace learning and ...
Professional role Education Informatics
Location: Manchester, UK


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


Jacqueline Carter

Jacqueline Carter

Recently appointed Learning Technologist with the Judicial Institute for Scotland (Scottish Courts). Conducting a scoping project to identify and implement a VLE and a Digital Library for the Scotland...
Location: Edinburgh, UK


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


Jamie Kemp

Jamie Kemp

Professional role Educator-in-Residence, Lecturer
Location: Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA


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


Joe Nicholls

Joe Nicholls

I'm currently working as Project Director on the JISC funded 'Digidol Project' at Cardiff University. This is concerned with establishing an institution-wide and sustainable approach to developing the...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Educational Technologist
Location: Cardiff, Wales, UK


Julie Vuolo

Julie Vuolo

I am a principal lecturer in the Learning and Teaching Institute, at the University of Hertfordshire, UK. I am passionate about nursing and wound care but also have a keen interest in the use of learn...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Lecturer
Location: Hatfield, United Kingdom


Kerry Dungay

Kerry Dungay

Location: Plymouth


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


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.


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 Cornock

Matt Cornock

I'm responsible for managing the use of the VLE in a small social science Department at the University of York. I've been in this role for three years, overseeing adoption of a 'baseline' approach by ...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Web and VLE Coordinator (Social Policy and Social Work)
Location: York, UK


Matthew Green

Matthew Green

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


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


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


Oliver Hassell

Oliver Hassell

Professional role Sales Representative - International
Location: UK


Peter Chatterton

Peter Chatterton

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


Prof BB Fakae

Prof BB Fakae

I am a Veterinary Doctor, specialised in Tropical Animal Health and Production from the Centre for Tropical Veterinary Medicine, University of Edinburgh (1993). Having spent years in teaching and rese...
Professional role Vice Chancellor
Location: Port Harcourt, NIGERIA


Robbie K. Melton

Robbie K. Melton

Associate Vice Chancellor for Mobilization for the Tennessee Board of Regents (which consists of forty-seven campuses from technical and vocational centers to community colleges and universities acros...
Conference role Invited speaker
Professional role Mobile device, smart phones, tablets, iPads, apps
Location: Nashville, Tennessee, USA


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


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


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


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


Sue Beckingham

Sue Beckingham

I am an Educational Developer at Sheffield Hallam University. My interests include researching the use of social media in higher education to enhance student engagement, as well as continuing to learn...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Educational Developer
Location: Sheffield


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


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


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)


Tim Neumann

Tim Neumann

I am a research-oriented learning technologist at the London Knowledge Lab / Institute of Education, University of London. Based on my background as a sound engineer and media producer, I occasionally...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: London, UK


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


Vickel Narayan

Vickel Narayan

I am an Academic Advisor (Learning Technologies) at the Centre for Teaching and Learning Innovation: Te Puna Ako, Unitec, New Zealand. I have a keen interest in Web 2.0 technologies and its potential ...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Academic Advisor
Location: Auckland, New Zealand


Zoe Rose

Zoe Rose

Professional role Information architect
Location: Cambridge


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


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