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To help you plan your participation the conference program schedule can be filtered by date, venue, session type, and session format using the Filter functions.

Filter by Date lets you look at a specific day of the program.
Filter by Venue lets you look at the program by venue rooms where sessions are taking place.
Filter by Type lets you look at the program by track. In addition to keynotes and breaks the program is made up of three main tracks or types of sessions Pedagogy, Roles, and Strategies.
Clicking on a type in Filter by Type lets you see only sessions of that type in the program schedule.
In addition, Pedagogy, Roles, and Strategies each have a set of associated topics. Topics appear when you hover over a type name in the Filter by Type area of Sched. Topics are clickable allowing you to further filter the program by topic.
Session Format lets you view the program by types of sessions - Action Labs, Lightning Talks, Posters, Presentations, and World Cafes.

The conference program is rich and diverse representing the current state of open education around the world.

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Paul Stacey

Open Education Consortium
Executive Director
Paul is the Executive Director of the Open Education Consortium (OEC) a global, non-profit, members-based network of open education institutions and organizations. OEC represents its members providing advocacy and leadership to advance open education globally. OEC works to build open education capacity, develop open policy, create sustainable open education models, and enable international collaboration and innovation. Among many other activities OEC annually coordinates and hosts Open Education Week, the Open Education Global conference, and Open Education Awards for Excellence. Collectively OEC's efforts aim to bring high quality, inclusive education to all learners around the world.
Prior to OEC Paul worked at Creative Commons where he helped creators, faculty, students, librarians and the public generate a global public commons of knowledge and culture. While at Creative Commons he co-authored the book Made With Creative Commons - a book about open business models. Paul serves on the REMODEL Expert Panel, a circle of specialists in open source, IP, business development & innovation exploring the future of open source-based business models for manufacturing. Paul has extensive experience with government funded open education including nine years leading the British Columbia Ministry of Advanced Education open education initiative at BCcampus in Canada and four years working on the US Department of Labor $2 billion TAACCCT program. Paul excels at forming and leading strategic partnerships that amplify the reach and impact of open education.
Paul holds four degrees including an MEd in Adult Learning and Global Change from the University of British Columbia, a BEd from the University of Ottawa, and a BSc (Biology) and BA (Psychology) from the University of Guelph.