Amanda Coolidge, 2016 Institute for Open Leadership Fellow

We are really excited to announce that Amanda Coolidge, Senior Manager, Open Education is among the 16 Institute for Open Leadership Fellows chosen to attend the second Institute for Open Leadership (IOL2) meeting, from March 14-18, 2016 in Cape Town, South Africa, and the only one from a Canadian post-secondary institution. The first IOL meeting took place January 12-16, 2015 in San Francisco, California.

Creative Commons has developed the Institute for Open Leadership to train new leaders in education, science, and public policy fields on the values and implementation of openness in licensing, policies, and practices. The Institute brings together mentors who work with the fellows to develop an open licensing policy for their government, university, or project.

Amanda Coolidge will be joined by:

  • Jane-Frances Agbu – National Open University of Nigeria – Lagos, Nigeria
  • Rim Azib – British Council, Tunis – Bizerta, Tunisia
  • Steve Cairns – Greenpeace International – Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Daniel DeMarte – Tidewater Community College – Norfolk, VA, United States
  • Paula Eskett – CORE Education – Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Mostafa Azad Kamal – Bangladesh Open University – Gazipur, Bangladesh
  • Roshan Kumar Karn – Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital – Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Vincent Kizza – Open Learning Exchange Uganda – Kampala, Uganda
  • Fiona MacAllister – University of the Witwatersrand – Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Katja Mayer – University of Vienna – Vienna, Austria
  • Caroline Mbogo – The World Agroforestry Centre – Nairobi, Kenya
  • Niall McNulty – Cambridge University Press – Cape Town, South Africa
  • Juliana Monteiro – Museu da Imigração do Estado de São Paulo – São Paulo, BrazilJacques Murinda – Great Lakes School of Open – Kigali, Rwanda
  • Jacques Murinda – Great Lakes School of Open – Kigali, Rwanda
  • Alessandro Sarretta – Institute of Marine Sciences – Venezia, Italy



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