Bláithín McDonald

Forum Adminstrator

As administrator Bláithín plays an integral role in the Forum. The second member of staff to join the team she has established the office and is responsible for its efficient functioning encompassing a varied role involving administrative, clerical, financial and managerial tasks.

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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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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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Laura Devlin