Yves Punie

Yves Punie is senior scientist at the European Commission Institute for Prospective Technological Studies (IPTS) based in Seville. Currently, he is leading the IPTS research and policy activities on "ICT for Learning and Inclusion". Before joining the IPTS in 2001, he was interim Assistant Professor at the Free University of Brussels (VUB) and senior researcher at SMIT (Studies on Media, Information and Telecommunications). He holds a Ph.D. in Social Sciences from the VUB on the use and acceptance of ICT in everyday life also coined as "domestication". He is a regular speaker at conferences and publishes extensively on these issues, and in particular, during the last years, on the use and potential of ICT (including OER) for innovating and modernising education and training, as well as addressing digital competence and 21st century skills.

Recent highlights:
- Guest editor and contributor to Special Issue of European Journal of Education, March 2013, Issue 1, on ICT and Education: taking stock of progress and looking at the future.

Web links
Imagining Open Education 2030
Publications at IPTS
IPTS work on ICT and Learning
IPTS work on ICT and Inclusion