Speaker Profiles

Combining a dynamic conference programme and inspiring awards celebrating excellence in e-Assessment, you’ll hear from the leading industry experts, have the opportunity to engage in discussions and get your questions answered.

Speakers

The e-Assessment Question brings you motivating keynote speakers and industry experts exploring the latest industry developments.
Dr Maren Deepwell Keynote Speaker at The e-Assessment Question April 2020 in London

Dr Maren Deepwell, Keynote Speaker

Chief Executive of the Association for Learning Technology (ALT), Learning Technologist and Anthropologist

Dr Maren Deepwell will be sharing her reflections on 25 years of Learning Technology Innovation in Education in her keynote speech.

Pete Atherton Keynote Speaker at The e-Assessment Question April 2020 in London

Pete Atherton, Keynote Speaker

Author of 50 Ways to Use Technology Enhanced Learning in the Classroom

Pete Atherton 's Keynote presentation How I became an edtech double agent will look at how you empower trainee teachers to become a better teacher and support students using edtech.

David Phillips is speaking at the e-Assessment Question Conference

David Phillips, Keynote Speaker

Managing Director, City & Guilds and ILM

David Phillips is a Keynote speaker presenting From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe: Taking computer based testing to the wider world at the e-Assessment Question Conference 2020.

Dr Peter Alston is presenting at the e-Assessment Question Conference

Dr Peter Alston

Principal Lecturer in Learning and Teaching, BPP University

Dr Peter Alston is presenting 'Are we all on the same page?' The challenge of e-assessment terminology.

Dr Eleanor Andressen is presenting at the e-Assessment Question conference

Dr Eleanor Andressen

Senior Researcher and Efficacy Lead, Pearson

Dr Eleanor Andressen will be discussing the considerations and preparations for moving high stakes assessment in England to digital platforms.

Charlotte Bosworth Speaker at The e-Assessment Question Conference

Charlotte Bosworth

Managing Director, Innovate Awarding

Charlotte Bosworth will be reviewing how technology can support delivery and assessment of Apprenticeship standards.

Geoff Chapman speaker at the e-Assessment Question Conference

Geoff Chapman

e-Assessment Consultant

Geoff Chapman will be presenting Boom and bust: How English language testing is shaping the e-Assessment sector

Graeme Clark Speaker at The e-Assessment Question April 2020 in London

Graeme Clark

Head of Digital Assessment Services, Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA)

Graeme Clark will chair a panel session on innovation and regulation.

Peter Collison Speaker at The e-Assessment Question Conference

Peter Collison

Account Director, RM Results

Peter Collison will be presenting on improving attainment and reducing marking workload with adaptive comparative judgement with Steve Dew

Paul Crump Speaker at The e-Assessment Question April 2020 in London

Paul Crump

Assessment Group Manager, Cambridge English Language Assessment

Paul Crump is presenting on Remote proctoring: the future of invigilation for e-assessments?

Mark Dawe speaker at the e-Assessment Question Conference

Mark Dawe

CEO, Association of Employment and Learning Providers

New government, new skills, new assessment
A look at the government’s skills strategy and priorities and what opportunities there are likely to be for the e-assessment community in supporting the government’s aims and those that deliver skills training and assessment.

Mike Dawe Speaker at The e-Assessment Question April 2020 in London

Mike Dawe

Independent Consultant, formerly Director of International at City & Guilds

Technological change and labour mobility – pressures and implications for assessment
We shouldn’t be fearful of our rapidly changing world; risks are real but so is opportunity. There are opportunities for business and, more substantially, the choices we make can affect global income inequality.

Steve Dew Speaker at The e-Assessment Question Conference

Steve Dew

Headteacher, Church Cowley St James Primary School, Oxford

Steve Dew will be presenting on improving attainment and reducing marking workload with adaptive comparative judgement with Peter Collison

Gareth Downey Speaker at The e-Assessment Question Conference

Gareth Downey

Senior Manager Vocational Qualifications, Qualifications Wales

Gareth Downey will be taking part in the panel session on innovation and regulation at the e-Assessment Question Conference

Tim Downie Speaker at The e-Assessment Question Conference

Tim Downie

Sales & Marketing Director, RM Results

Tim Downie will be presenting at The e-Assessment Question Conference in April 2020 in London.

Sir John Dunford speaker at the e-Assessment Question Conference

Sir John Dunford

Educationalist, Trustee of Learn Academies Trust, ex-Pupil Premium Champion, ex-General Secretary of the Association of School and College Leaders and chair of the independent commission on examination malpractice

Reducing malpractice in exams and assessments
This session will explore the ways in which e-assessment can be used to both reduce and prevent malpractice in academic and vocational awards including how technology could be used beneficially.

Aulden Dunipace Speaker at The e-Assessment Question April 2020 in London

Aulden Dunipace

CEO, The Learning Partnership

Aulden Dunipace will be presenting on Psychometrics, Big Data and Careers.

Frank Elsner speaker at The e-Assessment Question April 2020 in London

Frank Elsner

Manager, Educational Business, Office and School Equipment, Casio Europe

Frank Elsner will be presenting on the Future of Maths Learning

Ceri Harper is speaking at the e-Assessment Question Conference

Ceri Harper

Ceri Harper, Test Centre Delivery Manager, BTL

Ceri Harper is presenting at the e-Assessment Question Conference

Aftab Hussain speaker at the e-Assessment Question Conference

Aftab Hussain

ILT Manager, Bolton College

Aftab Hussain will be presenting a case study looking at at how e-Assessment has been used to support teachers with the formative assessment process of open-ended questions.

Abi James is speaking at the e-Assessment Question Conference

Abi James

Accessibility Consultant, AbilityNet

Abi James will be examining the challenges and drivers for making e-assessments accessible, inclusive and valid for all

John Kleeman Speaker at The e-Assessment Question April 2020 in London

John Kleeman

Founder and Executive Director, Questionmark

John Kleeman will be presenting Which is more important - assessment security or test-taker privacy?

Pete Langley speaker at the e-Assessment Question Conference

Pete Langley

Study Help Director, The Student Room

The Student Perspective: Presentation of research into students' attitudes to, and perspectives of, e-Assessment.

Andy Lester Speaker at The e-Assessment Question April 2020 in London

Andy Lester

Senior Manager Strategic Policy, Ofqual

Special Interest Group - Innovation and the regulator
Andy Lester will outline how Ofqual, the qualifications regulator for England, is seeking to support good innovation in the qualifications market, including new uses for technologies in assessment.

Joe Ludlow speaker at the e-Assessment Question Conference

Joe Ludlow

Impact Investment Director, Ufi

Joe Ludlow will be looking at how tech is changing the nature of work and how skills might be assessed using practical examples.

Tanya MacDonald is speaking at the e-Assessment Question Conference

Tanya MacDonald

Head of Commercialisation, eCom

Tanya MacDonald will be presenting Virtual Reality: The new normal in e-Assessment for vocational assessment

David McVeigh Speaker at The e-Assessment Question April 2020 in London

David McVeigh

Head of Assessment Design, Pearson UK

David McVeigh will be presenting on the challenges associated with transforming high stakes national assessments in Egypt from paper-based to onscreen.

Professor Emma Mayhew Speaker at The e-Assessment Question April 2020 in London

Professor Emma Mayhew

Academic Director, Electronic Management of Assessment Programme at Reading University

Thinking of a number: The impact of a new assessment analytics dashboard on the student assessment experience
An overview of the University's new Student Progress Dashboard and the impact on the student assessment experience.

Dr Michelle Meadows is presenting at the e-Assessment Question Conference

Dr Michelle Meadows

Deputy Chief Regulator, Ofqual

Michelle Meadows will be running a panel session on innovation and regulation.

Dr Fiona Meddings Speaker at The e-Assessment Question April 2020 in London

Dr Fiona Meddings

Senior Lecturer in Midwifery, Bradford University

Dr Fiona Meddings will be presenting on the integration of Pebblepad© into a problem based learning curriculum for preparation of students in becoming registered midwives.

Brian Moon is presenting at The e-Assessment Question April 2020 in London

Brian Moon

Chief Technology Officer, Perigean Technologies

Brian Moon is presenting on Formative knowledge assessment using concept mapping

James Morgan Speaker at The e-Assessment Question Conference

James Morgan

Head of Research, Policy, Standards and Statistics, SQA

James Morgan will be presenting at The e-Assessment Question Conference in April 2020 in London.

Louella Morton Speaker at The e-Assessment Question April 2020 in London

Louella Morton

Co-founder and Executive Director, TestReach

Louella Morton will be presenting on The real and perceived barriers to remote invigilation: Understanding the impact of this technology on awarding bodies today

David Phillips is speaking at the e-Assessment Question Conference

David Phillips

Managing Director, City & Guilds and ILM

David Phillips will be presenting on From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe: Taking computer based testing to the wider world

Marcus Reoch is presenting at the e-Assessment Question Conference

Marcus Reoch

Managing Director, Dragons Teaching

Marcus Reoch will be presenting a Case study: Exploring Connect – the exciting, collaborative learning platform

Gavin Reynaud is speaking at the e-Assessment Question Conference

Gavin Reynaud

Director, AlphaPlus Consultancy

Gavin Reynaud is presenting on Wales National Assessments

Laura Roach

Education Technology Manager, School of Biosciences, Cardiff University

Laura Roach will be looking at choosing an e-assessment platform case study including the logistics and process, lessons learned and pitfalls.

Dr Anja Siserica, speaker at the e-Assessment Question Conference

Dr Anja Siserica

Strategic Relations Manager, Inspera

Dr Anja Siserica is presenting on The impact of digital exams on the student experience

Roger Trigg Speaker at The e-Assessment Question April 2020 in London

Roger Trigg

Education Manager, CCEA Regulation, Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment

Roger Trigg will be speaking in a panel session on innovation and regulation .

Lucy Turner is speaking at the e-Assessment Question Conference

Lucy Turner

Assistant Programme Manager, Education, Nesta

Can technology help reduce teacher workload? Lessons from Nesta’s EdTech Innovation Fund

Angela Verschoor is presenting at the e-Assessment Question Conference

Angela Verschoor

Senior Researcher, CITO

Machine scoring of open-ended items: The holy grail of e-assessment

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Combining a dynamic conference programme and inspiring awards celebrating excellence in e-Assessment, you’ll hear from the leading industry experts, have the opportunity to engage in discussions and get your questions answered.

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Meet experts from across the industry from all areas of education as well as employment, practitioners and suppliers. Visit the exhibition area to speak to industry leaders and learn about the latest innovations. There will also be plenty of opportunities for networking to meet colleagues and make new connections.

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Hear leading practitioner case studies and from industry experts in areas such as research, innovation, policy, summative and formative assessment, remote proctoring, AI, psychometrics and big data in assessment. Find out how to get started in e-Assessment, best practice in procurement and supplier selection and how to ensure solutions are sustainable long term.

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You’ll hear from motivating keynote speakers and industry experts exploring the latest industry developments. Get involved with speed learning, debates, interactive workshops, Special Interest Group round table discussions and Ask the Expert Sessions. You’ll also have the unique opportunity to meet the e-Assessment Award winners and shortlisted entries and their inspiring projects

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