Commander (CDR) Geir Isaksen
has more than fourteen years in the field of ADL and is responsible for more than thirty e-learning- and R&D projects in the field of e-learning, m-learning, online learning and emerging technologies.
So far, he has published more than 10 papers covering different fields like mobile learning, student motivation and cognitive overload in e learning.
Isaksen holds a master's degree in information computer technology (ICT) & learning from the University of Aalborg (2014) and a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering, from Vestfold University College (1998).
CDR Isaksen holds the position as an ADL Staff Officer at the Norwegian Defense University College /ADL section, where he is responsible for leading and coordinating procurement, development and implementation of ADL projects.
His military background is from the Navy, serving on submarines for six years as an electro engineer. He is a member of the NATO Training Group Task Group IT/ED since 2005, where he served as the ADL subgroup chairperson from 2007 to 2011.
As the Norwegian ADL Partnership executive director and a member of the NORDEFCO ADL forum of experts, he works closely with international cooperation.