Profile

Cover photo
Stephen Downes
Works at National Research Council
Attended University of Alberta
Lives in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada
9,494 followers|1,373,526 views
AboutPostsPhotosYouTube+1'sReviews

Stream

Stephen Downes

Shared publicly  - 
1
Add a comment...

Stephen Downes

Shared publicly  - 
 
I've actually spent quite a bit of time with Facebook, not just a user but also as a developer, working with the Facebook Graph. There's a lot that's really innovative about Facebook (React, for example). So I don't think I'm...
3
Add a comment...

Stephen Downes

Shared publicly  - 
 
Keynote presentation delivered to Campus Technology 2016, Boston, Massachusetts.

This presentation addresses change, innovation and transformation from the perspective of educational technology. It examines causes and drivers of change and discusses how campus technologists can best plan for, and react to, changing technology and educational needs.
This Hangout On Air is hosted by Stephen Downes. The live video broadcast will begin soon.
Q&A
Preview
Live
The Role of Incremental and Transformative Change in Future Prediction
Wed, August 3, 8:44 AM
Hangouts On Air - Broadcast for free

2
Add a comment...

Stephen Downes

Shared publicly  - 
 
Workshop at TCU International e-Learning Conference 2016, Bangkok, Thailand. Please see http://www.downes.ca/presentation/390 for slides.
This Hangout On Air is hosted by Stephen Downes. The live video broadcast will begin soon.
Q&A
Preview
Live
Designing Your Own Personal Learning Environment
Fri, July 29, 2:27 AM
Hangouts On Air - Broadcast for free

5
2
Heon Joo Suh's profile photo
2 comments
 
Bye
Add a comment...

Stephen Downes

Shared publicly  - 
 
This Hangout On Air is hosted by Stephen Downes. The live video broadcast will begin soon.
Q&A
Preview
Live
Disruptive Innovations in Education
Wed, July 27, 10:19 PM
Hangouts On Air - Broadcast for free

1
Add a comment...

Stephen Downes

Shared publicly  - 
 
The following is a set of questions and my responses to a Canadian givernment request for feedback the future of immigration in Canada (it would be nice if these surveeys had a 'blog this' button; in the mean time they advise...
1
Add a comment...
Have him in circles
9,494 people
Sam Burrough's profile photo
D GUZMAN's profile photo
Nyc Labretš's profile photo
Elek Mathe's profile photo
Arshad Khan's profile photo
Ed Garay's profile photo
3crest Tours & Safaris's profile photo
michelle dodd's profile photo
Stephanie Sandifer's profile photo

Stephen Downes

Shared publicly  - 
 
Closing keynote from Campus Technology 2016 in Boston, August 4, 2016.
This Hangout On Air is hosted by Stephen Downes. The live video broadcast will begin soon.
Q&A
Preview
Live
Amy Collier: Love and Risk in Education: A Call to Resistance
Thu, August 4, 10:46 AM
Hangouts On Air - Broadcast for free

3
Add a comment...

Stephen Downes

Shared publicly  - 
 
Aug 03, 2016
Keynote presentation delivered to Campus Technology 2016, Boston, Massachusetts.
This presentation addresses change, innovation and transformation from the perspective of educational technology. It examines causes and drivers of change and discusses how campus technologists can best plan for, and react to, changing technology and educational needs.
This Hangout On Air is hosted by Stephen Downes. The live video broadcast will begin soon.
Q&A
Preview
Live
The Role of Incremental and Transformative Change in Future Prediction
Wed, August 3, 8:40 AM
Hangouts On Air - Broadcast for free

1
Add a comment...

Stephen Downes

Shared publicly  - 
 
This Hangout On Air is hosted by Stephen Downes. The live video broadcast will begin soon.
Q&A
Preview
Live
Disruptive Innovations in Education
Wed, July 27, 10:25 PM
Hangouts On Air - Broadcast for free

1
Add a comment...

Stephen Downes

Shared publicly  - 
 
The Pew Research Center is inviting a select group of people to participate in a survey that asks people to answer five questions about how internet may evolve – about the tone of social discourse online, education innovation...
2
1
Add a comment...

Stephen Downes

Shared publicly  - 
 
While I recognize Blair's achievements while in power, I would never vote for him because of Iraq. This was a war fought purely for business interests, and if accommodating such interests is the price of power, then the price...
1
Add a comment...

Stephen Downes

Shared publicly  - 
 
Speaking notes for for Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey National Faculty Meeting, Mexico City, July 4, 2016. Presentation page. 1. New Forms of Learning By now in educational instituti...
4
1
Add a comment...
People
Have him in circles
9,494 people
Sam Burrough's profile photo
D GUZMAN's profile photo
Nyc Labretš's profile photo
Elek Mathe's profile photo
Arshad Khan's profile photo
Ed Garay's profile photo
3crest Tours & Safaris's profile photo
michelle dodd's profile photo
Stephanie Sandifer's profile photo
Education
  • University of Alberta
    Philosophy, 1987 - 1993
  • University of Calgary
    Philosophy, 1981 - 1987
  • SAIT
    Computer Science, 1980 - 1981
  • Algonquin College
    Computer Science, 1979 - 1980
Basic Information
Gender
Male
Story
Tagline
Free Learning
Introduction
Stephen Downes
Moncton's most prominent cyber-citizen. See also my main website at http://www.downes.ca
Work
Occupation
Researcher
Employment
  • National Research Council
    Researcher, present
  • Athabasca University, Assiniboine Community College, Grande Prairie Regional College, University of Alberta, Texas Instruments, Versa Foods
Places
Map of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has lived
Currently
Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada
Previously
Metcalfe, Ontario, Canada - Brandon, Manitoba, Canada - Edmonton, Alberta, Canada - Calgary, Alberta, Canada - Grande Prairie, Alberta, Canada - Eaglesham, Alberta, Canada - Montreal, Quebec, Canada - Candiac, Quebec, Canada - Melbourne, Australia - Austin, Texas
Stephen Downes's +1's are the things they like, agree with, or want to recommend.
Why Numbers Exist
halfanhour.blogspot.com

by Stephen Downes One exists to show us the way It is the self, it is today It is the place where we departed It is the one to get us starte

Half an Hour
halfanhour.blogspot.com - written by Stephen Downes

This is a summary of theexpert discussion at the conclusion of Day One of the International Monitoring Organization conference Each paragraph denotes a ...

» How I ended up leaving Poynter JIMROMENESKO.COM
jimromenesko.com

How I ended up leaving Poynter. “How did this go off the rails?” Poynter's attorney asked me during a Nov. 12 phone conversation about m

Half an Hour: October 2011
halfanhour.blogspot.com - written by Stephen Downes

This is a summary of theexpert discussion at the conclusion of Day One of the International Monitoring Organization conference Each paragraph denotes a ...

Half an Hour: A Conversation on Innovation
halfanhour.blogspot.com - written by Stephen Downes

A Conversation on Innovation. This is a summary of theexpert discussion at the conclusion of Day One of the International Monitoring Organization conference

Support Pussy Riot’s appeal for justice
action.amnesty.org.uk

Pussy Riot appeal in court next week. We need your help to defend free speech - ask the Russian authorities to stop their persecution of the

They gave me mountains of very good food, making it the only place in Oslo I could afford to eat while I was visiting there! My only regret is that I didn't find the place sooner. Seriously, if you're in the city on a budget, take the short walk from downtown and eat here.
Public - 3 years ago
reviewed 3 years ago
1 review
Map
Map
Map