Home > Events > About > Previous events

Previous events

​Previous Universities UK events from recent months. 

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

How to achieve a university-wide response to incidents of sexual violence

24 Mar 2017, 12:00 - 15:00
This workshop will explore how to ensure universities can deliver an effective strategic response to sexual violence.

International Higher Education Forum

21 Mar 2017, 09:15 - 17:00
Join us as we explore how UK universities can maximise emerging international opportunities, and overcome resulting challenges.

Student mental wellbeing

Student mental wellbeing: developing strategy and inspiring change

16 Mar 2017, 09:30 - 16:30
This event will inspire delegates to review and refine current strategy or build new systems to support students within their institution to improve mental wellbeing.

Degree apprenticeships: understanding the opportunities

28 Feb 2017, 09:30 - 15:30
A one-day seminar that will give delegates a full understanding of the policy landscape and a clear idea of how to implement degree apprenticeships in their institution.

Developing your Access Agreement 2018–19

21 Feb 2017, 09:30 - 16:30
If you’re going to be involved in creating an access agreement for 2018–19, this one-day conference is designed to help you do that.

Strategic Fundraising for Leaders in Higher Education

25 Jan 2017, 09:30 - 16:30
Strategic Fundraising for Leaders in Higher Education 2017 is a joint Universities UK and CASE Europe senior-level conference on how to develop and boost philanthropy in higher education institutions.

Enhancing the student experience

7 Dec 2016, 09:30 - 16:30
Our third annual conference on enhancing the student experience is for those with strategic responsibility for student experience in institutions and the wider sector.

Political affairs in higher education forum

29 Nov 2016, 09:30 - 16:30
This event provides a unique opportunity for policy and public affairs professionals working in higher education and associated organisations to discuss the most relevant issues currently facing the sector.

The future of research in higher education

23 Nov 2016, 09:30 - 16:30
This conference is for those with strategic responsibility for research in universities and the wider higher education sector.

Digital innovation conference

Using digital innovation to enhance university marketing and communications

15 Nov 2016, 09:30 - 16:30
A conference to explore the latest digital innovations that can enhance university marketing and communications, and enable staff to choose the best solutions for their institution.

 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

Acting locally: universities reconnecting with communities

24 March 2017
Universities UK's Greg Wade looks at how the Leading Places scheme is helping universities play a direct role in local decisions and government.

Funders and universities must work together to build international partnerships

15 March 2017
Ahead of UUK's International Higher Education Forum, Ed Whiting from Wellcome Trust discusses the importance of global research partnerships.

We must not deter international students from studying in the UK

10 March 2017
Professor Robert Allison, Vice-Chancellor and President, Loughborough University, discusses the importance of encouraging international students to come to the UK.