David Porter, Ed.D. (SFU) is a co-author of ETEC 522 Ventures in Learning Technology. David is CEO of eCampusOntario.ca, and a long-time advocate for the benefits of adapting new technology to deliver educational opportunities. David’s extensive experience in the education and training fields has included working with both public and private sector organizations. In the past five years he has consulted on distance education and open educational resource projects in Vietnam, Malaysia and Mongolia and has led workshops on the design and management of innovative distance learning initiatives in the higher education and technical and vocational education and training sectors.