Dr. George Veletsianos is Professor at Royal Roads University, where he holds the Canada Research Chair in Innovative Learning & Technology.
He is widely recognized as a foremost expert in digital education and has been designing, developing and evaluating digital learning environments for nearly 20 years. Veletsianos aims to understand and improve teaching, learning and participation in digital learning environments. He studies learners’ and faculty experiences with online learning, flexible learning, networked scholarship, open education and emerging pedagogical practices.
His research develops practical solutions to problems facing education, while also being critical of common assumptions and oft-repeated claims about the use of technology in education. His research highlights gaps, inequities and variations that exist in digital learning settings.
His latest book is Learning Online: The student experience (2020, Johns Hopkins University Press) and he blogs at http://www.veletsianos.com.
Dr. George Veletsianos will share his perspectives and vision on post-pandemic teaching and learning around the topic “The Digital Revolution is Over” on Wednesday 22 September.