Recent activities

ALTC, University of Edinburgh

I helped chair several sessions at this wonderful conference, and presented a paper on 'connectivism in contemporary curricula'.

Academic and Research Champions

I am leading the Echo360 EMEA Champions programme. This involves providing grants to 6 academic champions and 2 research champions, and supporting them and their work for the next 12 months.

LTSMG (Learning and Teaching Spaces Managers Group)

ltsmg logoThis is a valuable conference for speaking with all the IT and AV staff responsible for teaching spaces across HE institutions in the UK.


The 11th annual International Conference of Education, Research and Innovation, 12-14th November, Seville. Link

I shall be presenting a paper on 'Connecting Learning: six institutional challenges' at this conference.

World of Learning

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This is always an exciting event to find out how educational technology is being used across different industries. It is local to me to a great one to visit every year.



educause logoI attended my first Educause annual conference in Philadelphia last year and thoroughly enjoyed it. This year I shall again be attending with Echo360 and looking to catch as many of the 700+ sessions as possible.

ALT West Midlands Regional Group Meeting

Aston University, 16th October, 12-5pm.

I co-chair the regional ALT group (Association of Learning Technologists). These meetings are scheduled twice a year to allow learning technologists and academics to come together to share ideas and current practice on issues of common interest.