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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


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


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


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


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


David Squire

David Squire

I'm the founder and Creative Director of DESQ. We make digital learning content and interactive experiences and we've produced digital learning resources for further education as part of our business....
Professional role learning designer; games designer
Location: Sheffield


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


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


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


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


Jamie Kemp

Jamie Kemp

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


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


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 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


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


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


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


Rich Goodman

Rich Goodman

I'm the E-Learning Systems Team Manager in IT Services at Loughborough University. Our team is responsible for running and hosting many of the E-Learning (and related) systems at the University, inclu...
Professional role E-Learning Systems Team Manager
Location: Loughborough


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


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...


Sandra Partington

Sandra Partington

I work with UK colleges and universities, to develop the use of video and multimedia for education and as a consultant on VLE review and change projects.
Professional role Educational Developer
Location: London 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


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


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 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


Suzanne Hardy

Suzanne Hardy

Professional role Senior Advisor
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, 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)


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


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

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


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