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Upcoming events

We run a number of events throughout the year providing timely and valuable information to the higher education sector.

We use our events programme to formulate and affect policy, influence decision makers and raise the profile of key issues in higher education.

Most of our events are held at Woburn House Conference Centre, our suite of events spaces in central London.

To keep up to date with our events programme sign up for the UUK Bulletin.​

The Higher Education and Research Act (2017): What it means for your institution

10 Oct 2017, 09:30 - 16:30
The Higher Education and Research Act (2017): What it means for your institution, is a national one-day conference to give you the opportunity to examine the key institutional and operational aspects of the Act.

Transnational education: here to stay

1 Nov 2017, 09:30 - 16:30
A conference exploring the future potential of UK higher education transnational education (UK HE TNE).

Tackling violence against women, harassment and hate crime affecting university students

8 Nov 2017, 09:30 - 16:30
This conference will offer practical assistance to institutions to tackle violence against women, harassment and hate crime affecting students and for responding to student concerns.

Access to higher education and student success summit 2017: Managing change and unlocking the future

14 Nov 2017, 09:30 - 16:30
A national one-day conference giving you the opportunity to examine the key institutional and operational issues which are currently surrounding access, participation and success in UK universities.

Innovations in university marketing and communications

23 Nov 2017, 09:30 - 16:30
Examine and dissect the innovations that could improve, streamline and maximise impact for marketing and communications teams to ensure that you are at the forefront and achieve your strategic aims.

Research in universities: successful strategies for 2017 and beyond

5 Dec 2017, 09:30 - 16:30
A one-day, national conference for all those with strategic responsibility for research in universities and the wider higher education sector.

Enhancing the student experience

Enhancing the student experience

13 Dec 2017, 09:30 - 16:30
A national, one-day conference to explore best practice for enhancing the student experience at a time of great change for the sector.

Enhancing the international student experience seminar

14 Dec 2017, 09:30 - 15:30
A one-day seminar for people in the higher education sector who are interested in or responsible for enhancing the international student experience.

 Our team

Rachael Firth

Rachael Firth

Head of Events and Conferences
Universities UK

Agnes Jacobs

Agnes Jacobs

Events Producer
Universities UK

Katie Ross

Katie Ross

Events Officer
Universities UK

Holly Wildish-Jones

Holly Wildish-Jones

Events and Marketing Assistant
Universities UK

 Blog

Admissions latest: what’s happened since A-level results day?

22 August 2017
UUK's Eleanor Jubb looks at what can be learned following ​the publication of this year’s A-level results.

What are university graduates doing now?

18 August 2017
UUK's Stephanie Harris looks at the employment outcomes of graduates.

What to expect from results day and university admissions this year

15 August 2017
UUK's Eleanor Jubb discusses university admissions ahead of A level results day.