Technology In Learning: Reshaping the Educational Landscape

July 4th, 2017 | 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

The Studio, Manchester
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With only 1 week until The Latest Technology in Learning: Reshaping the Educational Landscape Event, we now have just 7 places remaining. The response we have had has been exceptional, we advise if you are interested contact Colette on 0161 376 9007 today to book your place!

Who you will hear from?

Spotlight on our Chair

Sheila MacNeill, Open Practitioner & Senior Lecturer in Digital Learning at Glasgow Caledonian University & Vice Chair of Association for Learning Technology (ALT)

Sheila MacNeill is the Vice Chair of ALT, and a Senior Lecturer in Digital Learning at Glasgow Caledonian University. She works as part of the Academic Development department providing strategic direction, pedagogic guidance and practical support to staff embedding digital, blended online learning across the curriculum. Open-ness is at the heart of Sheila’s professional practice and she regularly blogs about her adventures and musing in and around the use of technology in education at www.howsheilaseesit.wordpress.com and can be found on twitter @sheilmcn. Before working at GCU, Sheila was one of the Assistant Director’s at Jisc Cetis, a national innovation support centre for the UK HE Sector. Sheila is also a previous winner of the ALT Learning Technologist of the Year (2013)., Open Practitioner & Senior Lecturer in Digital Learning at Glasgow Caledonian University & Vice Chair of Association for Learning Technology (ALT)

Fully Confirmed Programme

Chair's Opening Address,
Sheila MacNeill, Open Practitioner & Senior Lecturer in Digital Learning at Glasgow Caledonian University & Vice Chair of Association for Learning Technology (ALT)

Eric Stoller, Higher Education Strategic Communications Consultant & Blogger at InsideHigherEd.com
“Let’s use social media to reinvent Higher Education”

Adam Cooper, Partner, The Learning Analytics Community Exchange (LACE, EU funded project) & Centre for Educational Technology and Interoperability Standards (CETIS)
“Analytics in Higher Education”

Ruby Gatehouse, Higher Education Policy Adviser, Higher Education Funding Council for England
“HEFCE Learning Gain Programme”

Professor Denise Whitelock, ‎Professor Technology Enhanced Assessment & Learning, The Open University

Case Study
Inspera

Jacqueline Cawston, Deputy Director, Disruptive Media Learning Lab (UK)
“Disruptive Media Learning”

Kevin Van-Cauter, Senior Higher Education Adviser Internationalisation, The British Council
“Rise of Transnational Education”

Panel Discussion
“Distance Learning in Europe – Exchanging Experiences and Knowledge”
Zac Woolfitt, MEd, Research Group: Teaching, Learning & Technology, Faculty of Creative Business, Inholland University of Applied Sciences, The Netherlands
John Trasler, President, European Association for Distance Learning (EADL), UK

Sheila MacNeill, Open Practitioner & Senior Lecturer in Digital Learning at Glasgow Caledonian University & Vice Chair of Association for Learning Technology (ALT)

Brian Gibson, Lead for Higher Education, EMEA, Google (confirmed)
“Global Trends and How Google Is Empowering Students and Researchers to Build What Is Next”