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Ian Glover

Ian Glover

With: Sheffield Hallam University

Role: Senior Lecturer in Academic Development (Digital Capability)

Ian joined Sheffield Hallam University in February 2013 as a member of the team that helps to direct the university’s Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL) agenda. Prior to this he has held TEL roles at different UK universities and holds a Ph.D. in the development collaborative online learning tools.

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Beacons of learning – micro-location technology on campus

The growing use of smartphones is making micro-location technology more attractive and delegates at this week's ALT Annual Conference 2016 will learn about how it could be used in universities. Ahead of the presentation, Sheffield Hallam University's Ian Glover describes a study he has jointly carried out into the use of 'bluetooth beacons' in higher education.