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​Previous Universities UK events from recent months. 

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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.

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The 6th Annual Access to Higher Education and Student Success Summit

9 Nov 2016, 09:30 - 16:30
Addressing the challenges of widening participation to higher education in a changing policy landscape

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

3 Nov 2016, 09:30 - 16:30
This conference will offer practical assistance to institutions to challenge harassment, bullying and hate incidents/crimes and for responding to student concerns.

European parliament

Brexit or Brenter? Transnational education and the implications of the EU referendum

21 Oct 2016, 13:15 - 16:45
An event to look at look at the potential implications of Brexit on existing transnational education in the EU.

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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

A step-change in tackling sexual violence

17 October 2017
Owen Adams, Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Colleges and Student Experience) and Chair of the Sexual Violence and Misconduct Operations Group, Durham University, discusses steps that universities have taken to address sexual violence and misconduct.

Does university knowledge exchange need a framework?

13 October 2017
Greg Wade, Programme Manager at UUK, questions the need for a Knowledge Exchange Framework.

The real casualty of the 2012 tuition fees shake-up? Mature and part-time learners

12 October 2017
Peter Horrocks, Vice-Chancellor of the Open University, argues that the real casualty of the 2012 higher education shake-up has gone largely unnoticed.