Forthcoming Events

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  1. January 2020

    1. Wed 29 Jan 2020

      STEM Conference

      This two-day conference highlights cutting-edge pedagogies, innovations and research in the STEM sector. Includes a large exhibition space, networking meal and a drinks reception.

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    2. Wed 29 Jan 2020

      STEM Conference - NTFS winners

      This two-day conference highlights cutting-edge pedagogies, innovations and research in the STEM sector. Includes a large exhibition space, networking meal and a drinks reception.

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    3. Wed 29 Jan 2020

      STEM Conference - presenters

      This two-day conference highlights cutting-edge pedagogies, innovations and research in the STEM sector. Includes a large exhibition space, networking meal and a drinks reception.

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    4. Wed 29 Jan 2020

      Promoting standards and consistency in Fellowship judgements (Descriptors 1 & 2) Oxford

      This one-day event is designed to provide support for scheme/programme leaders and institutional reviewers who are making fellowship judgements in accredited programmes and schemes. The event will focus Associate Fellow (D1) and Fellow (D2). By partaking in this type of activity, delegates will have assurance that institutional judgements about fellowship are being made in a comparable manner to those made by Advance HE Peer Review Panels and other institutions.

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    5. Wed 29 Jan 2020

      Global Perspectives - Designing an inclusive curriculum: global perspectives on embracing diversity (Members only)

      MEMBER ONLY EVENT

      The third webinar of the Global Perspectives Series is entitled ‘Designing an inclusive curriculum: global perspectives on embracing diversity’ .The objective is to provide thought-provoking, forward-looking ideas and to stimulate discussion on curriculum design and diversity. Experiences and speakers will be from across globe.

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  2. February 2020

    1. Tue 04 Feb 2020

      EDI for Managers: York, February 2020

      A one-day workshop designed to raise awareness of the EDI agenda in the HE sector.

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    2. Wed 05 Feb 2020

      Writing Retreat Principal Fellow: Cardiff, Feb 2020

      A one-day event to support individuals aiming to achieve Principal Fellowship.

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    3. Wed 05 Feb 2020

      Writing Retreat Senior Fellow: Cardiff, Feb 2020

      A one-day event to support individuals aiming to achieve Senior Fellowship.

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    4. Fri 07 Feb 2020

      Athena SWAN Scotland Regional Network Meeting February 2020

      Athena SWAN Scotland Network meeting

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    5. Tue 11 Feb 2020

      Challenging Privilege and the danger of the single story: London, February 2020

      A one-day workshop designed to raise awareness of the EDI agenda in the HE sector.

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    6. Tue 11 Feb 2020

      Let's Talk Value

      A one-day event aimed at strategic leaders within the HE sector.

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    7. Tue 11 Feb 2020

      Let's Talk Value Live Panel Session

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    8. Thu 13 Feb 2020

      Promoting standards and consistency in Fellowship judgements (Descriptor 3) 13 February

      INVITE ONLY

      This one-day event is designed to provide support for scheme/programme leaders and institutional reviewers who are making fellowship judgements in accredited programmes and schemes. The event will focus Senior Fellow (D3). By partaking in this type of activity, delegates will have assurance that institutional judgements about fellowship are being made in a comparable manner to those made by Advance HE Peer Review Panels and other institutions.

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    9. Tue 25 Feb 2020

      Innovation in Teaching Practice: London, Feb 2020

      A workshop designed to improving the teaching practices of HE lecturers.

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    10. Wed 26 Feb 2020

      Scottish Race Equality Network meeting - Feb 2020

      The next Scottish Race Equality Network (SREN) meeting is taking place at University of West of Scotland, Paisley on Wednesday 26 February 2020. The Scottish Race Equality Network is a membership network of equality and diversity practitioners from Scottish higher education institutions and colleges, with a remit to advance race equality in their institutions, supported by AHE. It is a forum for practice sharing amongst institutions.

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    11. Thu 27 Feb 2020

      Promoting standards and consistency in Fellowship judgements (Descriptors 1 & 2) - 27 February

      This one-day event is designed to provide support for scheme/programme leaders and institutional reviewers who are making fellowship judgements in accredited programmes and schemes. The event will focus Associate Fellow (D1) and Fellow (D2). By partaking in this type of activity, delegates will have assurance that institutional judgements about fellowship are being made in a comparable manner to those made by Advance HE Peer Review Panels and other institutions.

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    12. Fri 28 Feb 2020

      Facing the Future - Doing leadership – with humanity, from the middle out (Members only)

      MEMBER ONLY EVENT

      The fourth webinar of the Facing the Future Series is entitled ‘Doing leadership – with humanity, from the middle out’ .The objective is to provide thought-provoking, forward-looking ideas and to stimulate discussion on the role of higher education in the era of Leading the Academy 2025. All those joining the webinar will be invited to take part in the discussion.

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  3. March 2020

    1. Mon 02 Mar 2020

      Online New to Teaching 2

      A four-week, asynchronous online course for new teachers.

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    2. Tue 03 Mar 2020

      Challenging privilege and the danger of the single story: Dublin, March

      A one-day workshop designed to raise awareness of the EDI agenda in the HE sector.

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    3. Tue 03 Mar 2020

      Promoting standards and consistency in Fellowship judgements (Descriptors 1&2)

      This one-day event is designed to provide support for scheme/programme leaders and institutional reviewers who are making fellowship judgements in accredited programmes and schemes. The event will focus Associate Fellow (D1) and Fellow (D2).

      By partaking in this type of activity, delegates will have assurance that institutional judgements about fellowship are being made in a comparable manner to those made by Advance HE Peer Review Panels and other institutions.

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    4. Tue 03 Mar 2020

      Athena SWAN Charter member networking event - Liverpool

      This networking event will provide Athena SWAN Charter members in England, Wales and Northern Ireland with the opportunity to discuss their progress and topics of interest, and meet with a member of the Athena SWAN Charter team.

      Member institutions may attend one of the three events being held in different regions in March 2020. A waiting list may be operated if several colleagues from the same institution wish to register.

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    5. Wed 04 Mar 2020

      Writing Retreat Principal Fellow: York, Mar 2020

      A one-day event to support individuals aiming to achieve Principal Fellowship.

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    6. Thu 05 Mar 2020

      Leading Race Equality in HE: York, Mar 2020

      A two-module workshop designed to raise awareness of the EDI agenda in the HE sector.

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    7. Thu 05 Mar 2020

      NTF and CATE Annual Symposium: 2020 - a decade of change?

      NTFs and aspiring NTFs, CATE award holders, national leaders and all those passionate about teaching and learning in Higher Education – come and join us at our annual celebration.

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    8. Wed 11 Mar 2020

      Innovation in Teaching Practice: York, Mar 2020

      A workshop designed to improving the teaching practices of HE lecturers.

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    9. Wed 11 Mar 2020

      Survey Officers' Support Webinar - March 2020

      This webinar will cover setting up and launching of Advance-HE students surveys, along with a general update from the surveys team.

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    10. Thu 12 Mar 2020

      Advance HE Accredited Programme Leader Network Event - 12 March

      This is the third of the invitation only events for Advance HE’s Accredited Programme Leaders Network in 2019-20. All staff connected to accredited programmes and schemes are welcome to attend this networking event. There is no fee for attendance as this is included within the membership package for all institutions offering accredited provision.

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    11. Tue 17 Mar 2020

      Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Conference

      This three day conference will focus on EDI Leadership and Practice including specific sessions around Scottish legislation and action. Includes a large exhibition space, networking meals and a drinks reception.

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    12. Tue 17 Mar 2020

      Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Conference - Presenter Rate

      Presenter rates for the EDI Conference

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    13. Tue 17 Mar 2020

      Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Conference - Free Places

      Invite only - This three day conference will focus on EDI Leadership and Practice including specific sessions around Scottish legislation and action. Includes a large exhibition space, networking meals and a drinks reception.

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    14. Thu 19 Mar 2020

      Promoting standards and consistency in Fellowship judgements (Descriptor 3) - 19 March

      This one-day event is designed to provide support for scheme/programme leaders and institutional reviewers who are making fellowship judgements in accredited programmes and schemes. The event will focus Senior Fellow (D3).

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    15. Tue 24 Mar 2020

      Promoting standards and consistency in Fellowship judgements (Descriptor 4) Exeter

      This one-day event is designed to provide support for scheme/programme leaders and institutional reviewers who are making fellowship judgements in accredited programmes and schemes. The event will focus Principal Fellow (D4). By partaking in this type of activity, delegates will have assurance that institutional judgements about fellowship are being made in a comparable manner to those made by Advance HE Peer Review Panels and other institutions.

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    16. Tue 24 Mar 2020

      Getting To Grips with Principal Fellowship workshop (Scottish member benefit)

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    17. Tue 24 Mar 2020

      Athena SWAN Charter member networking event - Warwick

      This networking event will provide Athena SWAN Charter members in England, Wales and Northern Ireland with the opportunity to discuss their progress and topics of interest, and meet with a member of the Athena SWAN Charter team. Member institutions may attend one of the three events being held in different regions in March 2020. A waiting list may be operated if several colleagues from the same institution wish to register.

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    18. Wed 25 Mar 2020

      Degree Standards Project - Integrated Course in Business and Management Education

      This extended integrated course is designed to increase the consistency of academic standards in the sector. It involves a subject-specific version of the professional development course and subject-specific calibration activities.

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    19. Wed 25 Mar 2020

      Athena SWAN Charter member networking event - Portsmouth

      This networking event will provide Athena SWAN Charter members in England, Wales and Northern Ireland with the opportunity to discuss their progress and topics of interest, and meet with a member of the Athena SWAN Charter team. Member institutions may attend one of the three events being held in different regions in March 2020. A waiting list may be operated if several colleagues from the same institution wish to register.

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    20. Fri 27 Mar 2020

      Global Perspectives - Igniting a spark: Creativity in higher education (Members only)

      MEMBER ONLY EVENT

      The fourth webinar of the Global Perspectives Series is entitled ‘Igniting a spark - creativity in higher education’ .The objective is to provide thought-provoking, forward-looking ideas and to stimulate discussion on the importance of creativity in HE. Experiences and speakers will be from across globe.

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  4. April 2020

    1. Wed 01 Apr 2020

      Degree Standards Project – 19/20 Regional Course: Cardiff

      A professional development course for aspiring or experienced examiners – gain knowledge about the role, academic standards, and using evidence-informed approaches for external examining in UK higher education.

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    2. Thu 02 Apr 2020

      Leadership Summit

      Bringing together sector leaders, this unique summit will explore contemporary challenges and differing perspectives of leadership.

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    3. Thu 02 Apr 2020

      Leadership Summit - THEA

      INVITE ONLY

      Bringing together sector leaders, this unique summit will explore contemporary challenges and differing perspectives of leadership.

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    4. Thu 02 Apr 2020

      Leadership Summit - 50% Discount

      INVITE ONLY

      Bringing together sector leaders, this unique summit will explore contemporary challenges and differing perspectives of leadership.

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    5. Tue 21 Apr 2020

      Student Retention and Success Symposium

      A presenter-led one-day event for HE practitioners to learn about the latest projects and thinking on a given theme.

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    6. Wed 22 Apr 2020

      Employability Symposium

      A presenter-led one-day event for HE practitioners to learn about the latest projects and thinking on a given theme.

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    7. Wed 22 Apr 2020

      EDI for Managers Dublin April 2020

      A one-day workshop designed to raise awareness of the EDI agenda in the HE sector.

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    8. Wed 22 Apr 2020

      Promoting standards and consistency in Fellowship judgements (Descriptor 4) Edinburgh

      This one-day event is designed to provide support for scheme/programme leaders and institutional reviewers who are making fellowship judgements in accredited programmes and schemes. The event will focus Principal Fellow (D4). By partaking in this type of activity, delegates will have assurance that institutional judgements about fellowship are being made in a comparable manner to those made by Advance HE Peer Review Panels and other institutions.

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    9. Thu 23 Apr 2020

      Writing Retreat Principal Fellow: Edinburgh, April 2020

      A one-day event to support individuals aiming to achieve Principal Fellowship.

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    10. Thu 23 Apr 2020

      Writing Retreat Senior Fellow: Edinburgh, April 2020

      A one-day event to support individuals aiming to achieve Senior Fellowship.

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    11. Thu 23 Apr 2020

      Survey Officers' Support Webinar - April 2020

      This webinar will cover setting up and launching of Advance-HE students surveys, along with a general update from the surveys team.

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    12. Fri 24 Apr 2020

      Facing the Future - Dual role of the academic (Members only)

      MEMBER ONLY EVENT

      As part of our enhanced range of member benefits for the 2019/20 academic year, we are running a series of webinars which cover the themes of ‘facing the future’ and ‘global perspectives’, and will focus on creating and sharing new knowledge as well as an opportunity to engage in discussion with colleagues from Advance HE member institutions globally.

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    13. Tue 28 Apr 2020

      Innovation in Teaching Practice: Birmingham, Apr 2020

      A workshop designed to improving the teaching practices of HE lecturers.

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    14. Wed 29 Apr 2020

      Surveys & Insights Conference 2020

      This conference provides an opportunity to discuss and debate the potential of insights from surveys, qualitative research and wider methods of capturing the student voice. Includes a large exhibition space.

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    15. Thu 30 Apr 2020

      Member networking event: Governance

      A face-to-face networking event, open to Advance HE member institutions only.

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  5. May 2020

    1. Wed 06 May 2020

      Promoting standards and consistency in Fellowship judgements (Descriptor 3) - 6 May

      This one-day event is designed to provide support for scheme/programme leaders and institutional reviewers who are making fellowship judgements in accredited programmes and schemes. The event will focus on Senior Fellow (Descriptor 3)

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    2. Thu 07 May 2020

      Making evidence work effectively symposium

      The sector is saturated with data about all aspects of the student experience. This symposium considers how to move away from forensic data dwelling to impactful action at a variety of levels. A ‘what works’ perspective will be adopted to show how evidence can be used more democratically as a driver for thoughtful and inclusive change.

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    3. Wed 13 May 2020

      PVC Network Meeting: Birmingham

      A two-day invitation-only event exclusively for PVCs of member institutions and addresses some of the most pressing sector issues. Includes a networking dinner and drinks reception.

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    4. Fri 15 May 2020

      Student Pregnancy and Maternity

      A one-day workshop designed to raise awareness of the EDI agenda in the HE sector.

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    5. Mon 18 May 2020

      Online New to Teaching 3

      A four-week, asynchronous online course for new teachers.

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    6. Tue 19 May 2020

      BAME Leadership Summit

      This summit aims to empower key decision makers in HE to advance the race equality agenda.

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    7. Tue 19 May 2020

      Innovation in Teaching Practice: London, May 2020

      A workshop designed to improving the teaching practices of HE lecturers.

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    8. Tue 19 May 2020

      Writing Retreat Senior Fellow: London, May 2020

      A one-day event to support individuals aiming to achieve Senior Fellowship.

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    9. Fri 22 May 2020

      Scottish Governance Symposium

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    10. Fri 22 May 2020

      Writing Retreat Principal Fellow: London, May 2020

      A one-day event to support individuals aiming to achieve Principal Fellowship.

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    11. Fri 29 May 2020

      Global Perspectives: Governing universities: Solutions for a dynamic world (Members only)

      As part of our enhanced range of member benefits for the 2019/20 academic year, we are running a series of webinars which cover the themes of ‘facing the future’ and ‘global perspectives’, and will focus on creating and sharing new knowledge as well as an opportunity to engage in discussion with colleagues from Advance HE member institutions globally.

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  6. June 2020

    1. Wed 03 Jun 2020

      Advance HE Conference in Ireland

      New for 2020, this 1-day event will focus on issues unique to HEIs in Northern Ireland and Eire.

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    2. Thu 04 Jun 2020

      Writing Retreat Principal Fellow: York, June 2020

      A one-day event to support individuals aiming to achieve Principal Fellowship.

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    3. Tue 09 Jun 2020

      Hidden Curriculum Symposium

      A presenter-led one-day event for HE practitioners to learn about the latest projects and thinking on a given theme.

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    4. Tue 09 Jun 2020

      Promoting standards and consistency in Fellowship judgements (Descriptor 4) - 9 June

      This one-day event is designed to provide support for scheme/programme leaders and institutional reviewers who are making fellowship judgements in accredited programmes and schemes. The event will focus Principal Fellow (D4).

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    5. Wed 10 Jun 2020

      In Conversation With... 3

      Of interest to executive level and senior strategic leaders, this event will offer insights into the latest thinking and innovations in a given area, provide networking opportunities in a safe space, allow you to grow your peer networks and build wider links beneficial to your role and institution. Attendees will be able to submit questions before the event to be used by the Chair as well as engaging with a Q&A session during the event.

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    6. Thu 11 Jun 2020

      EDI and the TEF: York, June 2020

      A one-day workshop designed to raise awareness of the EDI agenda in the HE sector.

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    7. Fri 12 Jun 2020

      Innovation in Teaching Practice: Manchester, June 2020

      A workshop designed to improving the teaching practices of HE lecturers.

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    8. Thu 18 Jun 2020

      Degree Standards Project – 19/20 Regional Course: London, June 2020

      A professional development course for aspiring or experienced examiners – gain knowledge about the role, academic standards, and using evidence-informed approaches for external examining in UK higher education.

      Click here to book yourself onto this event

    9. Thu 18 Jun 2020

      Leading Race Equality in HE: Birmingham, June 2020

      A two-module workshop designed to raise awareness of the EDI agenda in the HE sector.

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    10. Thu 18 Jun 2020

      Thinking Spaces Forum 3

      With Brexit, Auger and the equality agenda all contributing to an environment of complexity, uncertainty and growing unrest, this session aims to provide an opportunity to discuss pressing issues with both experts and peers. The event will involve keynote speakers including inspirational leaders and experts from outside HE and key colleagues from within the sector who will provide the contextual background to the topic. Attendees will be challenged to review how their institution is responding

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    11. Wed 24 Jun 2020

      Survey Officers' Support Webinar - June 2020

      This webinar will cover setting up and launching of Advance-HE students surveys, along with a general update from the surveys team.

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    12. Thu 25 Jun 2020

      Advance HE Accredited Programme Leader Network Event, Leeds

      INVITE ONLY

      This is the last of the invitation only events for Advance HE’s Accredited Programme Leaders Network in 2019-20. All staff connected to accredited programmes and schemes are welcome to attend this networking event. There is no fee for attendance as this is included within the membership package for all institutions offering accredited provision.

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    13. Fri 26 Jun 2020

      Facing the Future - In an era of ‘climate emergency’, is it timely for us to re-examine the embedding of sustainability in higher education curricula? (Members only)

      MEMBER ONLY EVENT

      As part of our enhanced range of member benefits for the 2019/20 academic year, we are running a series of webinars which cover the themes of ‘facing the future’ and ‘global perspectives’, and will focus on creating and sharing new knowledge as well as an opportunity to engage in discussion with colleagues from Advance HE member institutions globally.

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    14. Tue 30 Jun 2020

      Innovation in Teaching Practice: York, June 2020

      A workshop designed to improving the teaching practices of HE lecturers.

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  7. July 2020

    1. Wed 01 Jul 2020

      Writing Retreat Senior Fellow: York, July 2020

      A one-day event to support individuals aiming to achieve Senior Fellowship.

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    2. Wed 01 Jul 2020

      Challenging Privilege and the danger of the single story, York, July

      A one-day workshop designed to raise awareness of the EDI agenda in the HE sector.

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    3. Tue 07 Jul 2020

      Teaching and Learning Conference

      Our flagship three-day event attracting HE practitioners from the UK and overseas. Includes a large exhibition space, plus networking meals, a drinks reception and Advance HE’s Annual Debate.

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    4. Wed 15 Jul 2020

      Writing Retreat Principal Fellow: London, July 2020

      A one-day event to support individuals aiming to achieve Principal Fellowship.

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    5. Thu 16 Jul 2020

      Innovation in Teaching Practice: London, July 2020

      A workshop designed to improving the teaching practices of HE lecturers.

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    6. Tue 21 Jul 2020

      Member networking event: Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

      A face-to-face networking event, open to Advance HE member institutions only.

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    7. Wed 22 Jul 2020

      Global Perspectives - Higher education: Who belongs here? (Members only)

      This webinar in the final in the current series of Global Perspectives is entitled ‘Higher Education – Who Belongs Here?’

      The webinar focusses on inclusive leadership and will have speakers from across the globe. All those joining the webinar will be invited to take part in the discussion.

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