Bio: John Couperthwaite is a Solutions Engineer (EMEA) with Echo360. An experienced educational professional within private and public organisations across the higher education sector for over 20 years, John has developed new solutions for educators at all levels and been a passionate champion for promoting the wide scale adoption of technology. This work includes implementing many innovative technologies within the medical school at the University of Birmingham and pedagogical research into its adoption. John is enjoying working with Echo360, where he can share his passion for education and active learning across the EMEA HE community. He has a doctorate in river hydraulics research and has published extensively in hydraulics and education. He is also actively involved with the work of ALT through membership of the Membership and Development Committee and as co-lead for the West Midlands ALT Group.