RIDE 2016 – Tenth anniversary

RIDE 2016


The 2016 research conference for the Centre for Distance Education, now in its tenth year, and will take place on Friday 11 March 2016 at Senate House, University of London.

We are delighted to welcome our two eminent keynote speakers:

Prof. Dr Ilona Buchem – Beuth University of Applied Sciences, Berlin, Germany.
Prof. Jeff Haywood – Professor of Education and Technology and Vice-Principal Digital Education, University of Edinburgh.

This one day event explores new directions and developments in distance education and technology-enhanced learning. It has a strong research focus and incorporates the latest outputs from the CDE’s programme of Teaching and Research Awards. The programme features seminars, workshops and showcases around three themes: design for learningtechnologies for learning and enhancing the student experience.

Presentations include the Open Science Laboratory project at the Open University, latest developments in assessment and feedback, digital badging, and MOOC evaluation.

Latest version of the conference programme is available for download and viewing here:

RIDE2016_short_programme_FINAL v2 (pdf, 2Mb)

REGISTRATION – please register on our EventBrite site at: 


This is a free event with lunch provided and features the annual boardgame challenge.

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