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Monday, June 6 • 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Open Education Working Groups on Campus: Getting Traction (1:00 - 2:30) LIMITED

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Limited Capacity seats available

Open Session Limited to 40 Participants (First-Come, First-In)

Join us on for a panel discussion highlighting open education working groups, projects and initiatives from a variety of campuses across BC.

Lighting Talks: Each speaker will present for 5 minutes each and respond to questions for 2 minutes. This will be followed by a broad panel discussion about strategies to foster the engagement of faculty and staff with open education resources and practices and a snapshot of current activities and startups of open education working groups.

Rosario Passos, Open Education Advisor, BCcampus

Lin Brander, Liaison Librarian & Collections Coordinator, British Columbia Institute of Technology
Serhat Beyenir, Instructor, Power Engineering, British Columbia Institute of Technology
Hope Power, Teaching & Learning Librarian, Simon Fraser University
Lynda Williams, Manager Learning Technology, Teaching and Learning Centre, Simon Fraser University
Brenda Smith, Distance and Document Delivery Librarian, Thompson Rivers University
Colin Madland, Coordinator for Educational Technologies, Thompson Rivers University and OER Fellow 
Debra Flewelling, Emerging Technologies Librarian, Douglas College
Jennifer Kirkey, Instructor, Physics and Astronomy, Douglas College and BC OT Faculty Fellow

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Serhat Beyenir

Instructor, Power Engineering, BCIT
I am an instructor at the Power Engineering Group of BCIT where I maintain web-based online courses and tutor distance education learners. I also teach in the Power and Process Engineering program. I am an open source software (OSS) advocate and open textbook proponent: I began to use OSS in 2001. Since then I have promoted Linux-variant operating systems, built content and learning management systems using Joomla, Drupal, WordPress and Moodle... Read More →
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Lin Brander

Liaison Librarian & Collections Coordinator, British Columbia Institute of Technology
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Debra Flewelling

Emerging Technologies Librarian, Douglas College
Douglas College
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Jennifer Kirkey

Instructor of Physics and Astronomy, Douglas College
Jennifer Kirkey has been teaching physics and astronomy at Douglas College for 25 years. She has been active with Science World's Scientist in the School programs which involves running hands on workshops in elementary school classrooms. She has been an active member of the local Royal Astronomical Society of Canada.
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Colin Madland

Director, Online Shenanigans, Trinity Western University
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Hope Power

Teaching & Learning Librarian, Simon Fraser University
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Brenda Smith

Distance & Document Delivery Librarian, Thompson Rivers University
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Lynda Williams

Learning Technology Analyst & Manager, Teaching & Learning Centre, Simon Fraser University

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