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Affiliation: Open University, UK

Title of presentation: Emerging Technologies and Infrastructures - anticipating user needs

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Dr. Paul Lefrere is a Professor of eLearning at the UK Open University s Institute of Educational Technology. He has been Microsoft s Executive Director for eLearning, in which role he served on various European and national advisory groups concerned with professional learning and related topics, and also on Europe s e-learning Industry Group, eLIG. Until 2003 he was Policy Adviser at the Open University, where he was also Academic Director of a number of international multi-university projects concerned with e-skills and knowledge management
Dr. Paul has been engaged in a number of development and consultancy activities in many countries of the world including the Middle East and Pakistan.
His main interests are in Educational Technology Rapid competence, development, cognitive augmentation, serious games, simulations, Open Innovation, OER