Conference Committee

The OER Conference Committee plays a vital role and our volunteers contribute their time and expertise including undertaking peer review, chairing sessions and organising local and social activities during the conference. The Committee meets every month and is chaired by the Conference Co-Chairs, Mia, Daniel and Jonathan.


Alessandro Caforio Università Telematica Internazionale UNINETTUNO
Anastasia Christou Middlesex University
Anna Comas-Quinn The Open University, UK
Ann Marcus Quinn University of Limerick
Autumm Caines University of Michigan – Dearborn
Aras Bozkurt Anadolu University
Beck Pitt The Open University (UK)
Caroline Kuhn Bath Spa University
Christian Friedrich Wikimedia Deutschland
Catherine Cronin National Forum for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education
Claire McAvinia Technological University Dublin
Clare Thomson Ulster University
Clint Lalonde BCcampus/Royal Roads University
Colette Mazzola Blackpool and The Fylde College
Daniel Lynds Davidson College
Frances Bell Independent
Gabi Witthaus University of Birmingham
Giovanna Carloni University of Urbino, Italy
Gemma Tur University of the Balearic Islands
Helen Crump Open University
Jade Vu HENRY Centre for Invention and Social Process, Goldsmiths – University of London
Helen DeWaard Lakehead University
Jessica Carr Open University
Hemlata R Chari Self employed
Javiera Atenas Open Education Working Group
Jay Barriga  
Joe Wilson Open Scotland and City of Glasgow College
Katy Jordan The Open University UK
Ken Bauer Tecnológico de Monterrey
Kate Molloy NUI Galway
Lauren Brumfield Reclaim Hosting
Kathryn Kaiser Columbia University
Leigh Wolf Arizona State University
Kathy Essmiller Oklahoma State University
Laura Santana University of São Paulo / BMJ
Lauren Smith University of Edinburgh
Leo Havemann University College London / Open University
Lorna Campbell University of Edinburgh
Maha Bali American university in Cairo & Virtually Connecting
Najma Agherdien Wits University
Nick Baker University of Windsor
Nicole Waid SUNY Oneonta
Opeyemi Dahunsi National Open University of Nigeria
Patty Gonzalez Burbank School District 111
Rosemary Allford Edinburgh Napier
Paula Cardoso Laboratory of Distance Education and eLearning ([email protected]) – Universidade Aberta (Lisbon)
Robert Farrow The Open University
Sarah Hare Indiana University Bloomington
Shivi Chandra Learning Equality
Stacy Katz Lehman College, CUNY
Rohan Gavankar VIVA college, Virar West
Rosarie Coughlan Queen’s University (Canada)
Sabine Moebs DHBW Heidenheim
Suzan Koseoglu Goldsmiths, University of London
Suzanne Hardy Newcastle University
Terry Greene Fleming College
Verena Roberts University of Calgary
Catherine Cronin National Forum for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education
Debbie Baff Association for Learning Technology