Selected recent invited talks
June 2020. Keynote University of Edinburgh Annual Learning and Teaching Conference. Near Future Teaching.
February 2020. Invited lecture Lancaster University Institute for Curriculum Enhancement. Near Future Teaching.
October 2019. Keynote U21 Education Innovation Leadership Symposium. Johannesburg, South Africa. Near Future Teaching.
August 2019. Keynote Association of Medical Education in Europe (AMEE) annual conference symposium. Vienna, Austria. Near Future Teaching.
May 2019. Closing keynote. Norwegian University of Science and Technology Learning Festival, Trondheim, Norway. Near Future Teaching.
April 2019. Opening keynote. Queens University Belfast annual Learning and Teaching Conference, UK. Near Future Teaching.
November 2018. Invited lecture B3 – Bildung Beyond Boundaries. Radical Ideas in Higher Education Symposium and Challenge. Jacobs University, Bremen, Germany. A vision for the future of digital education.
November 2018. Lecture Edinburgh University Global Change Forum: What is the future of the University? Teaching, learning and research in a time of crisis. Tata Innovation Centre, Roosevelt Island, NYC. Creating the Edinburgh Futures Institute.
July 2018. Plenary talk Keynote. Times Higher Education World Summit: teaching in higher education – the evolution of excellence. University of Glasgow. The Edinburgh Futures Institute.
April 2018. Keynote Flexible Learning Association of New Zealand annual conference. Massey University, New Zealand. Near Future Teaching.
November 2017. Keynote Clinical Psychology Annual Conference. Glasgow, UK.
November 2017. Invited talk Open education as Knowledge infrastructure for the 21st century. Open University of the Netherlands.
September 2017. Opening keynote. The dark side of TEL conference. Newcastle University. What’s the matter with technology enhanced learning?
September 2017. Keynote Association for Learning Technology annual conference, University of Liverpool. The social value of anonymity on campus.
May 2017. Invited talk Kings College London conference (Unlocking the Future of HE): Future Teaching and Online Pedagogy. Kings College, London.
November 2016. Keynote . The Next Generation: Digital Learning Research Symposium 2016, Dublin. The manifesto for teaching online.
October 2016. Keynote. Teacherbot – interventions in automated teaching Leiden|Delft|Erasmus Centre for Learning and Teaching annual meeting 2016, Rotterdam. Teacherbot: interventions in automated teaching.
March 2016. Keynote . A teaching philosophy for digital education: the Manifesto for Teaching Online Association for Learning Development in Higher Education annual conference, Edinburgh. The manifesto for teaching online.
October 2015. Invited talk. Teacherbot Code Acts in Education: 5th ESRC seminar. Bristol, UK.
September 2015. Invited talk. Learning design in MOOCs International MOOC Conference: Where are MOOCs going? The future of distance learning. Capri, Italy.
August 2015. Keynote. What do we want from digital education? EuroCALL Conference 2015: Critical CALL, Padova, Italy.
June 2015. Keynote. Teacher automation – controversies and interventions Galway Symposium on Higher Education.
May 2015. Keynote. Teacherbot – automated teaching on a MOOC European MOOCs Stakeholder Summit, Belgium.
April 2015. Seminar. Assessment born digital University College London.
March 2015 Inaugural lecture. The trouble with digital education University of Edinburgh.
January 2015. Invited public talk. IThe space of distance education The Future of Technology in Education: What needs to change in 2015? Open University, Milton Keynes.
September 2014. Keynote. Digital Education and University space #GMW14 – Lernräume gestalten – Bildungskontexte vielfältig denken Pädagogische Hochschule, Zürich.
May 2014. Invited talk. IThe pedagogy of Humanities MOOCs The digital university: MOOCs and the Humanities. Edge Hill University.
April 2014. Keynote. The sentimental campus: online distance education and being ‘at’ University Oxford. (Oxford Brookes Learning and Teaching Conference.)
February 2014. Invited talk. Gallery Education and the Digital Future. London. (An Artist Rooms and engage seminar, Tate Britain.)
November 2013. Invited plenary. U21 Educational Innovation Conference. Dublin.
October 2013. Invited presentation. European Commission High Level Group on the Modernisation of Higher Education. Brussels.
October 2013. Plenary Teaching and learning in the digital. Tenth annual conference of the International Society for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning. Raleigh, North Carolina, US.
October 2013. Invited talk. : U21 conference Teaching and Learning in the Digital Age – Opportunities and Challenges for U21. University College Dublin.
July 2013. Invited talk. First European MOOCs and Libraries Conference. London.
May 2013. Invited talk. UUK conference: open and online learning. London.
May 2013. Keynote. Open education and the sentimental campus. EdTech2013: Opening Up Education. University College Cork, Ireland.
February 2013. Invited talk. MOOCs and the sentimental campus. Disrupting Higher Education symposium. Trinity College Dublin.
September 2012. Invited lecture. New approaches to learning digitally. New Directions for Work in Digital Scotland: Scottish Insight Seminar. Glasgow.
March 2012. Invited talk. Invited talk. Mapping posthumanism in the digital university. Society for Research in Higher Education Digital University network. London.