Dr Kevin Quick

Communications Project Manager

I am Communications Projects Manager in Research & Innovation Software Team (RIST). My role includes development and research into blockchain technologies and its implications and applications in education, principally (although not solely) using the Ethereum/OpenEthereum platform and IPFS. In the past i have been, responsible for development of interactive webcasting environment and a browser based video conferencing system (flashmeeting) and the creation and deployment of a number of interactive books (Apples iBook format)


blockchain, software development, javascript, html, ethereum, parity, hyperledger, node.js, solidity, php, ipfs, mysql, ebooks, new media, agent systems, multimedia design, mobiles, technology, video conferencing


Ramachandran, Manoharan, Chowdhury, Niaz, Third, Allan, Domingue, John, Quick, Kevin and Bachler, Michelle(2020). Towards Complete Decentralised Verification of Data with Confidentiality: Different ways to connect Solid Pods and Blockchain. In: A Decentralised Web Workshop, 20-24 Apr 2020, Taipei, Taiwan, ACM, pp. 645–649.

Mikroyannidis, Alexander, Third, Allan, Domingue, John, Bachler, Michelle and Quick, Kevin(2020). Blockchain Applications in Lifelong Learning and the Role of the Semantic Blockchain. In: Sharma, Ramesh Chander; Yildirim, Hakan and Kurubacak, Gulsun eds. Blockchain Technology Applications in Education. IGI Global, pp. 16–41.

Mikroyannidis, Alexander, Domingue, John, Bachler, Michelle and Quick, Kevin(2018). Smart Blockchain Badges for Data Science Education. In: IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference (FIE), 3-6 Oct 2018, San Jose, California, USA.

Mikroyannidis, Alexander, Domingue, John, Bachler, Michelle and Quick, Kevin(2018). A Learner-Centred Approach for Lifelong Learning Powered by the Blockchain. In: EdMedia: World Conference on Educational Media and Technology, 25-29 Jun 2018, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Tindle, Andrew and Quick, Kevin(2013). Minerals Under the Microscope. Open University.

Collins, Trevor, Quick, Kevin, Joiner, Richard and Littleton, Karen (2013). Loosely coupled web representations: a REST service and JavaScript wrapper for sharing web-based visual representations. In: World Conference on Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia and Telecommunications (EDMEDIA) 2013, 24-27 Jun 2013, Victoria, Canada.

Scott, Peter J. , Castañeda, Linda J.,Quick, Kevin A. and Linney, Jon (2007). Trialogical learning in public: FlashMeeting recording and reuse in a peer-learning context. International Journal of Knowledge and Learning, 3(4/5) pp. 529–541.

Macintyre, Maria, Brooks, Fiona, Scott, Peter , Rosopopa, Christine and Quick, Kevin(2002). They question the nurses so much more: Nurses views on online health information. Technology & Health Care, 10(6) pp. 523–524.

Scott, Peter and Quick, Kevin(2002). Technologies for electronically Assisting Nursing Communication. In: IADIS International Conference WWW/Internet 2002, 13-15 Nov 2002, Lisbon, Portugal.

Brooks, Fiona, Macintyre, Maria,Quick, Kevin, Scott, Peter and Taplin, Deborah(2001). Reshaping Health Professionals' Communication: Impacts On Local Policy Development And Service Delivery/Patient Care? In: eHealth: a Futurescope. Third International Conference on Advances in the Delivery of Health Care, 4-6 Apr 2001, London, U.K..