What topics are on your radar? OERs

Alastair Clark

Alastair Clark

My career in Youth and Community work started in Birmingham and then moved to Suffolk and Hertfordshire. After that, I worked as a Community Education manager in Derbyshire for 13 years. This involved...
Professional role E Learning in Adult Ed organisation
Location: Wirksworth Derbyshire Dales


Alex Fenlon

Alex Fenlon

I am the Programme manager for UKOER at the Higher Education Academy. Interested in the sharing of educational content with the masses. Also interested in MOOCs and all forms of e-learning.
Professional role Programme Manager
Location: Rugby, UK


Averil Robertson

Averil Robertson

Professional role Librarian, Academic Services Manager
Location: Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge


Chris Follows

Chris Follows

Chris Follows joined the University of the Arts London UAL in 2003 and since 2007 has been researching and developing open educational practice and OER content communities. Chris is the DIAL project m...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Project Manager
Location: London


Ian Fairweather

Ian Fairweather

I have worked for 11 years as a lecturer in social anthropology at Manchester, where I also studied for my PhD. Before that I was a maths teacher! I am also interested in pedagogy and educational deve...
Professional role Lecturer in Social Anthropology
Location: Manchester


Jill Fresen

Jill Fresen

I have been involved in e-learning or technology enhanced teaching and learning, at the University of Pretoria (South Africa) and now in the VLE team at Oxford University, UK. My particular areas of i...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Oxford, England, United Kingdom


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


Martin Ashby

Martin Ashby

Based in the Research Office at Loughborough University, I work at supporting the process and people behind our research staff and student development activities, using e-tools and techniques. It's a ...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Research e-Resource Officer
Location: Loughborough, United Kingdom


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


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