Fred Mulder
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Fred Mulder is holder of a UNESCO chair in OER (Open Educational Resources) at the Open Universiteit in the Netherlands (OUNL). Previously, until the end of 2010, he was OUNL Rector for more than a decade. He is actively involved in OER initiatives and policies at the national level, by UNESCO, the OECD, and the EU, as well as the European and global organisations of Open Universities and the like, EADTU and ICDE. Mulder has been on the Executive Committee of EADTU in 2002-2011 and currently is chairing its Taskforce on OER and Open Education, which in April 2013 launched - jointly with the European Commission - OpenupEd, the first pan-European MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) initiative. Since September 2012 he is leading the Global OER Graduate Network, a worldwide OER research initiative. In 2012, he was awarded the ICDE Individual Prize of Excellence for his work on OER. For his efforts in the area of Lifelong Learning he received a Royal decoration in 2007.


Lectures:

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flag Plenary Session: The Role of the OER Community
as presenter at  2nd World Open Educational Resources (OER) Congress, Ljubljana 2017,
together with: Jane Agbu (presenter), Igor Lesko (presenter), Rory McGreal (presenter), Mitja Jermol (presenter), Tel Amiel (presenter), Daniel Burgos (presenter), Colin de la Higuera (presenter), Maria Soledad Ramirez Montoya (presenter), Robert Schuwer (presenter), Cable Green (presenter),
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  panel
flag Plenary Session: The Role of the OER Community
as author at  2nd World Open Educational Resources (OER) Congress, Ljubljana 2017,
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lecture
flag Plenary Overview: Observations and reflections on an OER decade in Europe regarding OER adoption by governments
as author at  Europe Regional Consultation for the 2nd World OER Congress,
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  panel
flag National and International policies in OER
as panelist at  OCWC Global Conference, Ljubljana 2014,
together with: Ronald Macintyre (panelist), Borut Čampelj (panelist), Rory McGreal (panelist), Andreia Inamorato dos Santos (panelist), Paul Bacsich (moderator),
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flag Debate “Opening up Slovenia”
as panelist at  OCWC Global Conference, Ljubljana 2014,
together with: Mitja Jermol (panelist), Androulla Vassiliou (panelist), Jernej Pikalo (panelist), Colin de la Higuera (moderator),
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  panel
flag Some reflections on “Opening up Education” and “Opening up Slovenia”
as presenter at  OCWC Global Conference, Ljubljana 2014,
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flag Debate on "OpenupEd, the first pan-European MOOCs initiative: specific features and perspectives"
as author at  1st Internet of Education Conference - The role of Computer Science in the Internet of Education, Ljubljana 2013,
together with: Darco Jansen,
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  keynote
flag Open(ing up) Education: OCW, OER, MOOCs in a conventional world – what’s up in Europe?
as author at  1st Internet of Education Conference - The role of Computer Science in the Internet of Education, Ljubljana 2013,
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