Keynotes

Keynote Speakers

Britt Andreatta, Ph.D.

Britt Andreatta, Ph.D.

Author Speaker, Consultant, Director of Learning and Development at Lynda.com

Dr. Britt Andreatta knows how to harness human potential. Drawing on her unique background in leadership, psychology, education, and the human sciences, she has a profound understanding of how to unlock the best in people. A seasoned professional with more than 25 years of experience working with thousands of people, her research and experience consulting with businesses, government agencies, universities, and nonprofit organizations have allowed her to create powerful solutions to today’s workplace challenges.

Her published titles on learning and leadership include Wired to Grow, The Neuroscience of Learning, Leading Change, Having Difficult Conversations, and Leading with Emotional Intelligence. Britt is currently writing several more books. A highly sought-after speaker, Britt speaks frequently at international conferences and delivered a TEDx talk called “How Your Past Hijacks Your Future” to rave reviews. More about Britt...

Talk The Neuroscience of Learning Design
Twitter @BrittAndreatta

Marlene Zentz

Marlene Zentz

Senior Instructional Designer/Accessibility Specialist, University of Montana

Marlene Zentz currently serves as Senior Instructional Designer and Accessibility Specialist at the University of Montana. In 2013, she co-founded the Moodle Accessibility Collaboration Group, an international group working to make Moodle a more accessible learning management system. Marlene speaks regularly at regional, national, and international events, emphasizing the strong belief that improving the accessibility of Moodle for assistive technology users improves the learning experience for all users. She has over 20 years of experience in K-12 and higher education and is currently pursuing a doctorate focused on the design of inclusive online learning environments.

Talk Moodle: Best Practices in Accessible Design

Aaron Page, B.S.

Aaron Page, B.S.

EIT Accessibility Specialist, Accessible Technology Services, University of Montana

Aaron Page is an Accessibility Specialist from the University of Montana. Aaron graduated this last December from the University of Montana with his bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, with a major in Management Information Systems. As a student, Aaron worked to help improve accessibility throughout the campus. After graduation, Aaron was hired by the University to continue accessibility efforts and to conduct software accessibility evaluations. Aaron is a contributor to the IDPF EPUB Reading Systems working group and the Moodle Accessibility Collaboration Group. Aaron has presented regionally, nationally, and internationally, including as a keynote speaker for the 2014 Montana University Systems Extended Learning Institute.

Talk Moodle: Best Practices in Accessible Design

Martin Dougiamas

Martin Dougiamas

Founder and CEO, Moodle
Martin Dougiamas is best known as the founder of Moodle, and leading the team of software developers at the heart of the Moodle project. Martin has a mixed academic background in Computer Science and Education, and his major goal for the future is to improve the quality of education by encouraging social constructionist and collaborative practices within online learning communities.

Talk The Future of Moodle
Twitter @moodler
Gavin Henrick

Gavin Henrick

Community Projects Manager, Moodle HQ
Gavin has been working with educational technology in different sectors over the last 15 years. Since 2007, Gavin has worked with Moodle and other open sources systems initially with the Irish Moodle Partners Enovation Solutions, and most recently with his consultancy firm Learning Technology Services. Gavin blogs on somerandomthoughts.com and has co-authored three books on Moodle; Moodle for Business, Moodle Addons, and Moodle Administration Essentials. Gavin has spoken at numerous conferences about learning and Moodle, and has organised the Ireland & UK Moodlemoots for the last four years.

Gavin now works at Moodle HQ as a Community Projects Manager.

Talk Moodle in 2016
Twitter @ghenrick

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