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Sep 14, 1999 11:00 PM The New Technologies - some issues I presented with Graham Hart at the 1999 Anglia Polytechnic University Staff Conference '99 conference
Jan 01, 2000 12:00 AM Talking Heads / Virtual Heads These two large-scale action research projects delivered by Ultralab were directed at the development of school leadership, establishing an online community of ... project
Feb 17, 2000 12:00 AM General Teaching Council website I was invited to this consultation meeting to offer the GTC advice on the design of their website professional
Feb 22, 2000 12:00 AM DfEE ICT Awayday at Ultralab Senior civil servants from the Department for Education and Employment attended Ultralab to meet and discuss issues relating to ICT in Education with Stephen He... professional
Mar 06, 2000 12:00 AM European Knowledge Centre UK A presentation to the European Knowledge Centre UK seminar 2: 'Classroom practice and educational research: using ICT to build European networks for innovation... conference
Apr 13, 2000 11:00 PM Holly Trees Primary School staff I presented at this professional development day as a governor of the school, on learning with technology using the title: 'Learning @ Holly Trees in the New Mi... conference
Jun 06, 2000 11:00 PM Sussex Deputy Headteachers' Conference I presented on 'The Future Perspective' at the Sussex Joint Secondary Deputy Headteachers' Conference - 'Managing ICT: Raising Achievement in the Classroom' conference
Jun 29, 2000 11:00 PM NUT National Education Conference I presented on 'Information & Communications Technology as a Professional Tool' at the National Union of Teachers National Education Conference conference
Jun 30, 2000 11:00 PM Summer School A six year collaboration started with the South East of England Virtual Education Action Zone and the Victoria & Albert Museum to establish and promote the capa... project
Jul 21, 2000 11:00 PM Creating Spaces This was a unique network of independent professionals from a range of disciplines and institutions who were committed to developing creativity in teaching and ... professional
Sep 06, 2000 11:00 PM APU Vice Chancellor's Conference 2000 I presented on the future of learning in HE at this Anglia Polytechnic University internal conference conference
Oct 18, 2000 11:00 PM Denbighshire LEA Headteachers I presented on 'How ICT supports learning' at this annual conference conference
Nov 05, 2000 12:00 AM Arts Council Open Ed The group Creating Spaces proposed a joint session at this conference at the Roundhouse in Camden. I presented on 'Making room in VI Form Art', discussing the P... conference
Nov 11, 2000 12:00 AM ITTE Research Conference 2000 I presented on 'How ICT supports learning' at this Information Technology in Teacher Education research conference. conference
Nov 29, 2000 12:00 AM Public Health I spoke on 'Learning Futures' at this conference on professional development in the health sector conference
Dec 01, 2000 12:00 AM Primary Headteachers Neath Port Talbot LEA I contributed to the ‘Teaching and Learning’ aspect of this course, specifically on the impact that IT / Digital Age can make teaching
Jan 13, 2001 12:00 AM BETT 2001 I contributed to this seminar on 'ICT in the early years - questions from research' conference
Feb 14, 2001 12:00 AM Foundation Degree Conference I spoke on 'The Rôle of ICT in the Teaching and Learning of Foundation Degrees' at this conference organised by Anglia Polytechnic University conference
Feb 20, 2001 12:00 AM The Way Forward I spoke about Online Communities of Practice at this conference at the City College Norwich conference
Mar 07, 2001 12:00 AM SITE 2001 I presented with Avril Loveless and Terry Taylor at the Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education. Our title was: 'Creative uses of digital techn... conference
Mar 13, 2001 11:25 PM IOE Masters Languages Learning I spoke on 'Using new technologies for continuing professional development and distance learning: online tutorials and learning communities', describing and ana... teaching
Apr 26, 2001 11:00 PM Key Skills and the post 16 curriculum - an innovative approach A report written with Phil Langshaw from the Plume School, Maldon about our collaboration to develop celebration and publication of his sixth-form art students ... publication
May 08, 2001 11:00 PM MSc in Leadership and Management in Schools I presented one session for this course at the University of East London. I discussed learning, creativity, online tutorials and learning communities teaching
May 22, 2001 11:00 PM You and Yours - teaching touch typing I was invited by the BBC Radio 4 You and Yours programme to interview about the pros and cons of teaching touch typing. I attended at BBC Essex's studio in Chel... professional
Jun 11, 2001 11:15 PM BAFTA We presented the éTui project and its findings conference
Jul 05, 2001 11:00 PM Open for Learning- Libraries and the New Learning Agenda At this conference, convened by the London Libraries Development Agency and held in Waterstones in Piccadilly, I first presented 'A New Learning Landscape' - a... conference
Jul 16, 2001 11:00 PM ITTE '01 Swansea Proposed a paper and a workshop for this conference for ICT teacher educators conference
Sep 04, 2001 11:00 PM Colbayns School teachers A presentation to the schools staff to clarify ICT's role in learning teaching
Sep 13, 2001 11:00 PM BERA 2001 Ultralab contributed to the British Educational Research Association by running a symposium devoted to Ultralab on behalf of the New Information Technology in E... conference
Sep 19, 2001 11:00 PM Preston Secondary Heads I planned and facilitated all the sessions at this Preston Secondary Headteacher's Conference on the topic of 'The Contribution of ICT to Good Teaching and Lear... teaching
Oct 30, 2001 12:00 AM APU Library This presentation bult on the libraries presentations i had made in 2001 and shared the ideas with my colleagues in the Anglia Polytechnic University library conference
Nov 03, 2001 12:00 AM International Professional Development Association I planned, lead and spoke at this presentation and workshop titled 'Redefining and Reconstructing CPD for the 21st Century' with Ian Terrell and Geraint Laing d... conference
Nov 20, 2001 12:00 AM Kent Libraries A presentation to the librarians of Kent County Council titled 'Leading Innovation in ICT and learning projects in the UK'. I used the 'new learning landscape' ... conference
Nov 26, 2001 12:00 AM South East England Virtual Education Action Zone This presentation to SEEVEAZ was titled 'What is learning? What does this mean for ICT?' and exploited the new learning landscape web-based materials. conference
Jan 14, 2002 12:00 AM BETT 2002 At BETT 2002 I organised the Ultralab stand, but focussed much of my energy on creating and managing a feature stand 'BETT goes to the movies' to demonstrate yo... conference
Feb 18, 2002 12:00 AM Fast Track PGCE Brighton I presented 'A Vision for ICT in Children's Learning' to trainee teachers on this Post Graduate Certificate in Education course, using the new learning landscap... teaching
Feb 28, 2002 12:00 AM MSc E-Commerce I presented a lecture giving an overview of learning technology to the masters students on Anglia Polytechnic University's Masters in E-Commerce teaching
Mar 14, 2002 12:00 AM UCISA 2002 I presented on 'Switched on students - what will they expect from C&IT in HE? at the Universities and Colleges Information Systems Association annual conference... conference
Mar 22, 2002 12:00 AM Holy Family Technology College INSET I presented with the new learning landscape material and ran a workshop to make a movie for the teachers at this school. teaching
Mar 25, 2002 12:00 AM Apple Teacher Institute 2002 This three day residential event was intended to give teachers a substantial start on creating digital media. I presented, ran workshops, helped organise, crea... teaching
Apr 23, 2002 11:00 PM MSc in Leadership and Management in Schools Another session for this course at the University of East London, titled 'A Vision for ICT'. I used the new learning landscape materials and discussed learning,... teaching
May 01, 2002 11:00 PM Newham EAZ I presented 'The possibilities of ICT' using the new learning landscape materials at this conference to consider Primary Secondary Transition held at Eastlea Co... conference
May 13, 2002 11:00 PM Ultralab Open Day I organised and presented at this day intended to consolidate visitor requests to hear about the range of work we were doing conference
Jun 11, 2002 11:00 PM Contagious Creativity A presentation and workshop 'Children as participant designers' about collaborative design with children in the Étui project to create a new toy, made by Richa... conference
Jul 01, 2002 11:00 PM IFIP TC3/WG3.5 I presented on 'Participation and Delight' at this IFIP (International Federation for Information Processing) TC3/WG3.5 International Working Conference on Lear... conference
Jul 10, 2002 11:00 PM Yorkshire & Humberside Regional Conference I gave a keynote presentation at this conference for advisory teachers titled 'Towards the Transformation' conference
Jul 18, 2002 11:00 PM ITTE '02 Dublin I helped organise the conference, providing a 'playpen' feature for participants to engage in digital creativity. I also mentored colleague Anthony Russell maki... conference
Jul 21, 2002 11:00 PM TTA ITT consultation I was invited to present on 'Technology to tempt Teachers ' as part of a Teacher Training Agency review of the evidence base for Initial Teacher Training practi... professional
Jul 24, 2002 11:00 PM PhD supervisor for Nili Naveh Nili successfully completed her PhD in 2005 - her title was 'Developing Algorithmic Thinking in Middle School Pupils in Israel'. This supervision was a pleasure... teaching
Jul 28, 2002 11:00 PM APU Summer School '02 This summer school run by Anglia Polytechnic University to encourage young people to aspire to university had a major workshop component which Ultralab ran - I ... teaching
Aug 31, 2002 11:00 PM PhD supervisor for Lesley McGuire Leslie's study related to online facilitation in the various projects she had been leading in Ultralab. Unfortunately she was unable to continue at the end of 2... teaching
Sep 30, 2002 11:00 PM [P7] Input CBBC A collaboration between Children's BBC Television and Ultralab to explore the future of kids TV. Computers and digital video cameras were placed in schools, com... project, claim
Oct 05, 2002 01:10 PM BCS Schools Expert Panel I presented the new learning landscape materials to the British Computer Society's Schools Expert Panel. professional
Oct 24, 2002 11:00 PM MSc Trinity College Dublin I presented the new learning landscape materials at this seminar for Masters students in IT in Education teaching
Nov 01, 2002 12:00 AM [P8] QCA - An Investigation Into Pupils' Creativity Across The Curriculum I contributed to this UK Qualifications and Curriculum Authority consultation as a member of a panel contracted to synthesise clearer ideas about ICT and creati... claim, professional
Nov 01, 2002 12:00 AM Hertfordshire ICT I presented the new learning landscape materials at this county conference for teachers. conference
Nov 07, 2002 12:00 AM Beyond the Backlash Subtitled 'Where next for the digital economy' this conference was organised by Forum for the Future, IPPR, DEMOS and iSociety. I was invited to present (with... conference
Nov 22, 2002 12:00 AM Stanley Academy Conference I presented from the new learning landscape materials. conference
Jan 01, 2003 12:00 AM [P9] Ultraversity Project Ultraversity was the degree course for those who university did not fit. The design allowed students to focus on their own work, negotiate learning, submit work... project, claim
Jan 08, 2003 12:00 AM BETT 2003 As in 2002, I organised and help deliver both the Ultralab and BETT feature stand 'BETT goes to the movies II' in collaboration with Film Education and Apple conference
Feb 01, 2003 12:00 AM PhD supervisor for Mark Penny Mark's title was 'Learning from Using Applications Software in the Classroom' - a planned critical analyis of the prevalent approach to teaching ICT in schools,... teaching
Feb 10, 2003 12:00 AM Fast Track PGCE Brighton I presented again, as in 2002, 'A Vision for ICT in Children's Learning' to trainee teachers on this Post Graduate Certificate in Education course, using the ne... teaching
Mar 01, 2003 12:00 AM APU PGCE ICT I contributed a technology session to this Anglia Polytechnic University Postgraduate Certificate in Education course titled 'A Vision for ICT in Children's Lea... teaching
Mar 04, 2003 12:00 AM Institute of Education Masters I contributed a technology session to this IoE Masters for language teachers titled 'A Vision for ICT in Children's Learning' using the new learning landscape ... teaching
Mar 15, 2003 12:00 AM The TUANZ tour I was invited by the Telecommunications Users Association of New Zealand to keynote each of a series of six conferences in New Zealand for teachers. Each confer... conference
Mar 24, 2003 12:00 AM Becta online Digital Video conference I was invited to contribute a session (an article) to this online conference 'DVSchool : Framing the Curriculum' on the creative challenge that digital video an... conference
Apr 06, 2003 11:00 PM Apple Teacher Institute 2003 As in 2002, this three day residential event was intended to give teachers a substantial start on creating digital media. I presented, ran workshops, helped org... teaching
Apr 10, 2003 11:00 PM Nuffield Foundation e-Particpation I was invited to speak at this seminar to consider the scope of e-participation for young people as part of a citizenship curriculum. conference
Apr 13, 2003 11:00 PM Learning Spaces, Virtual Places This Ultralab conference was designed to hear from lead practitioners in the design of physical and online learning environments and invite participants to dis... conference
Apr 29, 2003 11:00 PM PhD supervisor for Anthony Russell Anthony's study related to the role of ICT in the professional development of headteachers with reference to the Republic of Ireland, but unfortunately the proj... teaching
May 12, 2003 11:00 PM UCLES seminar Stephen Heppell and I were invited to do a talk each in Downing College Cambridge to the University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate - Stephen on the w... conference
May 28, 2003 11:00 PM Isle of Man workshop The Isle of Man ICT advisory teacher team visited and we offered workshops to share our experience. Mine was about internet broadcasting with digital media. teaching
Jun 22, 2003 11:00 PM Ayr College Workshop This three day event was designed to challenge the further education staff at Ayr College to be creative with digital media and thus consider how it may become ... teaching
Jun 25, 2003 11:00 PM Gloucestershire 14-19 conference An invited keynote speech to heads and senior managers from secondary schools, colleagues from the four FE Colleges in Gloucestershire, key staff from Glouces... conference
Jul 07, 2003 11:00 PM Belfast summer school I led this digital creativity project with Ultralab colleagues and youth workers in Belfast. We invited young people from three community groups of mixed backgr... project
Jul 14, 2003 11:00 PM Yorkshire & Humberside Regional Conference I presented using the new learning landscape materials to the advisors from the region and ran a workshop on digital media creativity, making films and broadcas... conference
Jul 21, 2003 11:00 PM ITTE '03 Leeds At this Information Technology in Teacher Education association conference, I worked with Stephen Heppell to offer the participants and overview of Ultralab and... conference
Nov 28, 2003 12:00 AM Gloucestershire Post-16 Directors conference I was invited to kick off this meeting with a view of how e learning can support collaborative provision and improve post 16 learning. conference
Jan 07, 2004 12:00 AM BETT 2004 As in 2003, I organised the Ultralab and BETT Feature stands, planning attendance, accommodation and designing posters, newsletters and layout for the stands. T... conference
Jan 12, 2004 12:00 AM Liverpool Hope University I presented the keynote at this conference conference
Jan 13, 2004 12:00 AM Fast Track PGCE Brighton Another in the series of presentations to PGCE teacher trainees teaching
Jan 19, 2004 12:00 AM APU mini-conferences This conference for Anglia Polytechnic University staff was run by the university's learning and teaching centre. I presented on the context and detail of the b... conference
Mar 01, 2004 12:00 AM SITE 2004 I presented remotely as part of a panel titled 'Addressing Barriers of Information Technology from a Multi-National View: A New Message for Teacher Education'... conference
Mar 02, 2004 12:00 AM The Research Engaged School I presented on this course for schools in Essex on the impact of ICT. teaching
Mar 03, 2004 12:00 AM Cultivating Professional Learning Communities This symposium was jointly organised by Ultralab and the Unviersity Centre for Learning and Teaching. I presented on 'Concepts Which Underly Ultralab's Learning... conference
Mar 27, 2004 12:00 AM Creating Spaces conference I helped organise this conference and ran a workshop based on the dance mat as an interface, inviting participants to consider the design of kinaesthetic interf... conference
Mar 29, 2004 11:00 PM Apple Teacher Institute 2004 I ran a workshop on creating text track and interactive movies using QuickTime. I also heard from Caroline Rye on her Phd which studied the challenges of record... teaching
May 12, 2004 11:00 PM Becta Expert Technology seminar I was invited by Becta to present at this 'Educational Environments of Tomorrow' seminar held at the British Library, talking about 'Future Classroom Projects' ... conference
May 26, 2004 11:00 PM APU Professorial Council Seminar I was invited to talk on the subject of 'Usability and IT' by the Centre for Postgraduate Medical Education at Anglia Polytechnic University. conference
Jun 15, 2004 11:35 PM COGS Passport A project with Unity City Academy in Middlesborough and Edunova to develop a tool for primary-age children to self-evaluate their learning skills in preparation... project
Jul 03, 2004 11:00 PM ITTE '04 Chester I worked with teacher education colleagues John Potter and Apple Education friend Julian Coultas to run a workshop titled 'Creating Digital Video - iMovie in Ac... conference
Sep 12, 2004 11:00 PM European Network of Health Promoting Schools Sarah Jones and I were invited to this conference to present on ICT in research in Health Promoting Schools conference
Sep 27, 2004 11:00 PM NAVCON '04 NZ I was invited to speak at this New Zealand and Australia conference on ICT in education. My title was 'Values and principles to drive e-learning'. I also suppor... conference
Jan 01, 2005 12:00 AM Head of Ultralab in Anglia Ruskin University I was invited to become acting director of Ultralab after Stephen Heppell left at the end of 2004. I was responsible for fifty staff, a large budget and oversig... employment
Jan 12, 2005 12:00 AM BETT 2005 This year we participated in the 'Create at Bett' feature stand, bringing young people to demonstrate their creativity with digital tools. conference
Feb 04, 2005 12:00 AM APU FoST I discussed 'Building a research profile in e-learning - opportunities and problems' at this research seminar titled 'Research Opportunities in E-Learning' run ... conference
Feb 27, 2005 12:00 AM British Council international seminar This was a week long course on 'Effective and creative use of computers in schools' commissioned by the British Council, attracting teaching
Mar 09, 2005 12:00 AM Luton LEA I gave the keynote speech at this local education authority ICT conference. conference
Mar 17, 2005 12:00 AM Blackpool Community I presented a keynote on 'Creative Use of ICT in the Community'. conference
Mar 30, 2005 11:00 PM Childnet Jamaica This conference was titled 'Children & The Internet' and I spoke on 'Effective Practice in Schools - Lessons Learnt from Around the World' after a week running ... conference
Apr 11, 2005 11:00 PM Apple Teacher Institute 2005 I presented the final keynote on Digital Creativity teaching
Apr 18, 2005 11:00 PM APU PGCE ICT I presented a talk on Digital Creativity teaching
May 11, 2005 11:00 PM Multimedia in Teaching and Learning This exhibition of multimedia work by students of Anglia Polytechnic University and the research projects at Ultralab was followed by a seminar with three prese... conference
May 18, 2005 11:00 PM EC eLearning 2005 This European Commission conference was titled 'Towards a Learning Society' and I presented about Ultraversity in the session 'Organisational Perspectives'. conference
Jul 06, 2005 11:00 PM APU Staff Development A regional staff development conference aimed at Anglia Polytechnic University and its partners in HE and FE. I spoke on 'Ultraversity - Organising a Distribute... conference
Jul 11, 2005 11:00 PM ITTE '05 Dundee The Information Technology in Teacher Education association annual conference for practitioners and researchers in ICT in teacher education. I presented on Ultr... conference
Jul 22, 2005 10:35 AM Southend NHS I presented about Ultralab and technology enhanced learning to a meeting between the Southend Hospital NHS Trust and the Institute of Health and Social Care of ... conference
Aug 04, 2005 11:00 PM Jiangsu delegation A senior governmental delegation from Jiangsu province in China visited Anglia Polytechnic University. I presented on Ultraversity. professional
Oct 01, 2005 11:15 AM Mobile Games Based Learning mGBL was a 3-year pan-European project that began in October 2005 and was supported by the European Commission (EC) Information Society Technologies (IST) prog... project
Oct 16, 2005 11:00 PM Department of Constitutional Affairs I was invited to participate in this one day event - 'Creative Workshop: Rights Responsibility and Access to Justice Innovative Responses to Learning with Digit... professional
Nov 04, 2005 12:00 AM APU Faculty of Science & Technology I presented on Ultraversity to the managers of the faculty. professional
Nov 09, 2005 12:00 AM Specialist Schools & Academies Trust ICT Expert Panel This advisory group discussed educational and policy issues to provide advice to the SS&AT. professional
Nov 11, 2005 12:00 AM ALT-C Programme Committee I joined this in preparation for ALT-C 2006. professional
Nov 17, 2005 12:00 AM Media CETL Bournemouth This event was part of the programme for wider collaboration of the Centre for Excellence in Teaching & Learning in Media at Bournemouth University, where they ... conference
Dec 05, 2005 12:00 AM i10 Business Development I presented to this meeting of the business development unit set up by 10 eastern region higher education institutions, to explain the new opportunities in Ultr... professional
Dec 08, 2005 12:00 AM Leadership Foundation for HE This higher education event held at the Law Society in London was directed at senior university management and was titled 'Technology and Learning - Myths and R... conference
Jan 16, 2006 12:00 AM Lab Group Operations This meeting, held at the London Knowledge Lab, was held to progress the development of the Lab Group - a federation of learning technology research labs from a... professional
Feb 01, 2006 12:00 AM BCS & HEFCE Debate Titled 'IT Professionals in Education: increasing the supply' I was invited to participate in this afternoon and evening event held at the British Computer Soci... conference
Feb 02, 2006 12:00 AM Regional HE Leads This meeting was for higher education lead personnel from the FE and HE partners of Anglia Polytechnic University. I spoke on 'Faculty development of flexible a... conference
Feb 03, 2006 12:00 AM APU Vice Chancellor's conference 2006 I presented on 'Ultralab and Blended Learning' at this Anglia Polytechnic University event. conference
Mar 09, 2006 12:00 AM Lab Group Operations This meeting was held to progress the development of the Lab Group - a federation of learning technology research labs from around the UK. professional
Mar 13, 2006 12:00 AM General Teaching Council Wales The GTCW invited Ultralab to meet with other stakeholders from assessment and professional development to discuss 'e-assessment in Wales'. professional
Mar 31, 2006 11:00 PM European Experts' Network for Educational and Technology I was invited to join this pan-European professional network - EENet - as an Advisory Member. professional
Apr 10, 2006 11:00 PM CIPFA online learning Ultralab and the Anglia Polytechnic University Business School were invited to this professional consultation on distance education in higher education. professional
Apr 20, 2006 11:00 PM Apple Teacher Institute 2006 I was invited to present the keynote for this course on digital creativity. teaching
Apr 23, 2006 11:00 PM British Computer Society Debate This debate was titled 'Computing/IT as a subject for 16-19 year olds: What should we be teaching? Why? How? What are the barriers to success?' conference
May 02, 2006 11:00 PM Welsh Assembly Government Ultralab was invited to present to representatives of the WAG on its proposals for a 'connate' solution to the issue of assessment, professional development and... professional
May 05, 2006 11:00 PM Lab Group Round Table On Sustainable funding models for research and development in e-learning held at the Design Council. professional
May 05, 2006 11:00 PM Transforming Learning - The new Technologies I presented at this conference for 3Es - a federation of schools. conference
May 21, 2006 11:00 PM Multimedia in Learning and Teaching This event was organised with Sharon Waller and others to showcase Ultralab's work and to hear presentations on e-Learning. conference
May 21, 2006 11:00 PM Web 2.0 for Good I was invited to contribute to this unconference. conference
May 23, 2006 11:00 PM Jisc Eastern Region I was invited to present the keynote at this conference titled 'Journeys in the e-World'. conference
Jun 01, 2006 11:00 PM Ultraversity Research Findings These are reports from Ultralab's innovative participant action-research Ultraversity Project. This project has, over three years, developed a higher education ... publication
Jun 13, 2006 11:00 PM Computing - Matching Education to Requirements I participated at this conference on the Computing subject and its fit with societal need. conference
Jun 14, 2006 11:00 PM Owers Lecture 2006 I organised this lecture delivered by Ian Gibson MP and and chaired the discussion session afterwards. conference
Jun 20, 2006 11:00 PM IT Learning Exchange I presented at this conference of Primary Heads and ICT Coordinators in London conference
Jun 21, 2006 11:00 PM IT in the Year 2015 I was invited to participate in this PLAN IT conference to discuss the future of IT in the year 2015. conference
Jul 03, 2006 11:00 PM generation@ I was invited to take part in this unconference format event held at Channel 4. conference
Jul 06, 2006 11:00 PM Think Partners I was invited to participate in this international conference of partners in the use of Think.com, the online learning platform Ultralab had developed in 1998 w... conference
Jul 09, 2006 11:00 PM ITTE '06 Canterbury I attended the Technology, Pedagogy and Education journal editorial committee meeting and part of the conference conference
Sep 03, 2006 11:00 PM ALT-C 2007 I participated in this national conference, chairing sessions as member of the Programme Committee conference
Sep 27, 2006 11:20 AM Towards a pedagogical framework for the mobile Game-Based Learning project – key considerations Paper presented at the conference ICL2006 held in Villach, Austria publication
Oct 12, 2006 11:00 PM Uploading Channel 4 Education I was invited to participate in this round table discussion about future education output of Channel 4. conference
Oct 23, 2006 11:00 PM ICT in Higher Education This conference was subtitled 'Harnessing Technology to Enhance the Student Experience'. I was invited to present on 'Personalising learning: The Ultraversity'.... conference
Nov 15, 2006 12:00 AM CETIS '06 I was invited to this higher education learning technology conference. conference
Nov 24, 2006 12:00 AM Ultraversity Graduation I organised interviews, filmed by Andrew Wood and Robin Cusick with Alison Gee asking the questions, of students graduating from Ultraversity. I then transcoded... project
Nov 27, 2006 12:00 AM West Sussex e-Learning I presented the keynote at this conference for ICT and senior managers. conference
Jan 01, 2007 12:00 AM Director of Core Education UK Ltd I formed Core Education UK, a non-profit research and development company in learning technology, together with colleagues Alison Gee, Maureen Gurr, Graham Har... employment
Jan 01, 2007 12:00 AM Evaluation of the ICT Register This is an evaluation of the ICT Register, a service developed by the Specialist Schools and Academies Trust (SSAT) as a website and associated database to shar... project
Jan 01, 2007 12:00 AM Improvement and Development Agency consultancy This series of projects provided research, development, support, training and evaluation for this national agency responsible for improvement in local governmen... project
Jan 01, 2007 12:00 AM Fellow of the RSA "The RSA (Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce) is an enlightenment organisation committed to finding innovative practical sol... professional
Jan 11, 2007 12:00 AM TENCompetence Workshop I was invited to speak on 'Undergraduate student researchers – the Ultraversity model for work based learning' conference
Jan 19, 2007 12:00 AM Open University seminar I was invited to present this seminar titled 'The Ultraversity Project' at the Open University. conference
Feb 01, 2007 12:00 AM QCA Curriculum Now A project to link curriculum innovators through online community. project
Feb 05, 2007 12:00 AM Higher Education Summit I was invited to speak on the Ultraversity Project in the strand 'New Degree Products'. conference
Feb 28, 2007 12:00 AM Naace Strategic Conference I was invited to speak on 'The latest research into effective Pedagogy in ICT CPD', but of course focussed mostly on the Ultraversity's approach. conference
Mar 01, 2007 12:00 AM FBCS CITP I am a Chartered IT Professional of the British Computer Society. I take part through other groups such as KIDMM (the Knowledge, Information, Data and Metadata ... professional
Mar 13, 2007 12:00 AM School Matters – Happiest Days? I presented this Teachers' TV programme and co-authored the script. I was recruited to this work after a long telephone conversation with the researcher about t... publication
Mar 19, 2007 12:00 AM BECTa Innovative approaches content quality principle This consultancy was to review the principle and produce advice for practitioners and developers surrounding 'innovative approaches'. professional
Jun 10, 2007 11:00 PM EU Educational Repositories Network I attended this European thematic network kickoff meeting as an advisory member of the European Education Experts' Network for Educational Technology. professional
Jul 13, 2007 01:10 PM ITTE '07 Leicester I presented on Ultraversity at this conference of the association for Information Technology in Teacher Education. conference
Jul 31, 2007 11:00 PM Reader in Distributed Learning at the University of Bolton I was appointed to this post in the newly formed Institute for Educational Cybernetics, part-time, to work with Stephen Powell to develop the IDIBL project - a ... employment
Jul 31, 2007 11:00 PM [P10] Inter-Disciplinary Inquiry-Based Learning (IDIBL) Development of a framework model for undergraduate and postgraduate work-focussed learning based on the Ultraversity work, but intended to support curriculum in... project, claim
Sep 16, 2007 11:00 PM BCS-KIDMM MetaKnowledge Mash-up This British Computer Society collaboration with the Knowledge, Information, Data and Metadata Management discussion group invited me to speak about Ultraversi... conference
Sep 27, 2007 11:00 PM Naace All-members Conference I was invited to speak on the topic 'Importance of Computing as a Specialist Subject in Schools' together with Gillian Lovegrove of the BCS. conference
Oct 14, 2007 11:00 PM EU e-Learning I was invited to present at this European conference using the title 'Make IT Delightful'. conference
Oct 23, 2007 11:00 PM Bolton HEA National Action Research Network I was invited to present on Action Research at this Higher Education Academy National Teaching Fellowship Scheme project to establish a National Action Research... conference
Nov 07, 2007 12:00 AM Azores University I was invited to present the work I had earlierprepared for the EU e-learning conference in Lisbon. conference
Nov 08, 2007 12:00 AM Owers Lecture 2007 I organised this lecture delivered by Jeff Roche and Dr Raj Rajagopal and and chaired the discussion session afterwards. conference
Nov 22, 2007 12:00 AM RSA Networks I attended this event to manage a discussion titled 'What’s wrong with university? / University for Improvement' conference
Jan 07, 2008 12:00 AM Making IT Work I was invited to present on 'New Perspectives in Learning - the Next 25 Years' at this international event organised by the Dept of UK Trade & Investment, the B... conference
Feb 19, 2008 12:00 AM Learning at School I was invited to present the keynote at this international conference in New Zealand. conference
Feb 25, 2008 12:00 AM Delight Workshop I ran this one day professional development workshop on the topic of delight in learning. teaching
Apr 01, 2008 11:00 PM Heads of e-Learning Forum I was invited to present the keynote at this event to discuss 'What is meant by social software?' and 'What are the issues which are associated with the use of ... conference
Jun 01, 2008 11:00 PM EduMedia 2008 At this international conference title 'Self-organised Learning in the Interactive Web' I presented 'Developing technology-enhanced work-focussed learning - a P... conference
Jun 18, 2008 11:00 PM JISC South Western I made the closing keynote at this regional conference for HE and FE, speaking on 'Can we improve the future with lessons from our past?' conference
Jun 24, 2008 11:00 PM Learning Through Enquiry Alliance I presented with Stephen Powell on the IDIBL project at this conference titled 'Inquiry in a Networked World'. conference
Jul 08, 2008 11:00 PM New Learning '08 I planned, organised and chaired this conference titled 'Connecting the Future to the Past'at the Institute of Education to create discussion around the lessons... conference
Sep 08, 2008 11:00 PM ALT-C 2008 I ran an exhibition of the National Archive of Educational Computing for this conference. conference
Sep 22, 2008 11:00 PM HeLMET workshop I ran this workshop for the HeLMET project, a JISC funded project which aimed to provide generic services to support on-line consultation and brainstorming in d... teaching
Oct 06, 2008 11:00 PM ULearn '08 I helped organise and present six sessions with Sarah Jones and Malcolm Moss at this international conference in New Zealand. conference
Nov 12, 2008 12:00 AM Owers Lecture 2008 I organised this lecture delivered by Jamie Tuplin and Pete Williamson, responded to by Mick Waters, and and chaired the discussion session afterwards. conference
Nov 13, 2008 12:00 AM UVAC 2008 I presented with Stephen Powell on the IDIBL project at this conference for the Universities Vocational Awards Council conference
Nov 29, 2008 12:00 AM JISC-CETIS '08 I took part in this working conference and was responsible for producing the output of a brainstorm titled 'Re-inventing institutional processes to support flex... conference
Dec 04, 2008 12:00 AM Think Tank - the Student Learning Experience I participated in this one day event run jointly by JISC and the Higher Education Academy. professional
Jan 30, 2009 12:00 AM NUCCAT workshop I presented on the IDIBL project with Stephen Powell at this workshop organised by the Northern Universities Consortium for Credit Accumulation and Transfer. conference
Mar 05, 2009 12:00 AM SITE 2009 I presented remotely through Skype to this panel session held at the American Society for Information Technology in Education. conference
Mar 25, 2009 12:00 AM CAL '09 I presented a poster at this conference on the National Archive of Educational Computing. conference
Jun 10, 2009 11:00 PM EduSummit '09 I was a participant at this invitation-only international conference designed to address the issues raise in the International Handbook of Information Technolog... conference
Jul 07, 2009 11:00 PM KIDMM Knowledge Wiki Workshop I helped organised this workshop for the Knowledge, Information and Metadata Management special interest group of the BCS. conference
Oct 05, 2009 11:00 PM ULearn '09 I presented on 'Teaching through Dialogue' a this international conference in New Zealand. conference
Oct 15, 2009 11:00 PM PhD supervisor for Michelle Singleton I was director of studies for Michelle, who attempted a PhD by Prospective Practice concerning her work in the schools support service for Lancashire teaching
Dec 01, 2009 12:00 AM Governor Sawyers Hall College I joined this secondary school governing body as it was selected for closure and had oversight of the transfer of students to other schools, the sustenance of s... professional
Dec 01, 2009 12:00 AM PhD supervisor for Stephen Powell Stephen followed a Retrospective Practice route, reflecting on his work innovating in online higher education and titled - 'Innovating the development of Work F... teaching
Dec 10, 2009 12:00 AM Owers Lecture 2009 I organised this lecture given by Kate Sim on her work teaching robotics and chaired the discussion afterwards. conference
Feb 01, 2010 12:00 AM Embedding Work-with-IT I proposed, organised and worked on this JISC funded project to investigate how the University of Bolton could embed the Work-with-IT outcomes, working with the... project
Feb 03, 2010 12:00 AM PhD Application The application is to establish my suitability to enrol on the PhD course, not to be confused with registration (R1) which is a supervised process, that begins ... education
Feb 22, 2010 12:00 AM iPod 2010 I presented an invited opening keynote on learning with technology , and my concerns for handheld learning, at this event held in Oldham City Learning Centre. conference
Mar 15, 2010 12:00 AM ITTE Research seminar I presented an invited keynote on the title 'A Brief History Off-line' at this research seminar of the association for Information Technology in Teacher Educati... conference
Mar 15, 2010 12:00 AM PhD supervisor for Ian Wilkinson I am director of studies for Ian, who is undertaking a PhD by Prospective Practice, based on his work in technology interfaces at the Royal National Institute f... teaching
Apr 30, 2010 11:00 PM PhD supervisor for Roz Fox I was on the supervision team for Roz, who completed a traditional format PhD titled 'Transformative Community Engagement for Sustainable Regeneration" teaching
Jun 03, 2010 11:00 PM Centre for Recording Achievement seminar I was the invited keynote presenter at this seminar titled 'Patchwork Text - Ten Years On'. I spoke on 'Technology Support for the Patchwork Assessment Approach... conference
Jun 07, 2010 11:00 PM Learning on the Beach 2010 I helped to organise and contribute to this informal conference held on the beaches of County Mayo in the West of Ireland. We discussed learning in the outdoors... conference

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Lewis Carroll describes a fictional map that had:

"the scale of a mile to the mile."

A character notes some practical difficulties with such a map and states that:

"we now use the country itself, as its own map, and I assure you it does nearly as well."
— Sylvie and Bruno Concluded, Lewis Carroll, 1893