Lee O’Farrell

Learning Analytics and Educational Data Mining for Learning Impact Review

Lee is passionate about student success and has been instrumental in the design, implementation and development of UCD’s Learning Analytics platform. He has presented on topics relating to enhancing student success at conferences in Ireland, the UK and the US.

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Dr Marion Palmer

DELTA & National Seminar Series Co-ordinator

Dr Marion Palmer is an experienced academic and higher education manager. She is the former head of the Department of Technology and Psychology at Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology (IADT). Marion was chair of the Institute’s Teaching and Learning Committee from 2007 to 2015 and chaired the technological sector’s Learning Innovation Network from 2010 to 2015.

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Mairéad Mallon

Communications Manager

Mairéad Mallon is a communications professional with extensive experience as an in-house Public Relations and Communications specialist.  She has worked for government agencies such as the Irish Food Board and Ireland’s Seafood Development Agency.

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Colin Lowry


Colin’s role at the forum is shaping and developing our online presence and facilities, ensuring we are maximising any and all opportunities to outreach to our various stakeholders. Colin has worked with various commercial organisations helping them to maximise their digital strategy.

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Susan Devereux


Laura Devlin