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Degree Apprenticeships 2020 Conference

5 Feb 2020, 09:30 - 17:00
20 Tavistock Square 
London
United Kingdom
WC1H 9HQ

Overview

2019 saw increased sector and media focus on degree apprenticeships, with UUK publishing a report dedicated to the topic. Building on this momentum and work, UUK is hosting a one-day event bringing together sector experts and practitioners to take an in-depth look at the developments and future of degree apprenticeships. 

Why should you attend?

Now in its fifth year, this full-day conference will give you a chance to listen to and engage with the current challenges and opportunities surrounding degree apprenticeships. The day will be an opportunity to gain a full understanding of degree apprenticeship policy developments and best practice to help you make the most of the opportunities available to you.

We will cover topics such as:

  • Degree apprenticeships meeting the digital skills need, with Jenny Taylor (IBM) and Bob Clift (The Tech Partnership)
  • Widening participation
  • Maximising the value of degree apprenticeships
  • Views and needs of British industry
  • What the government thinks

Who should attend:

This conference is open to all with an interest in this topic. Particularly relevant job titles include:

  • Pro Vice-Chancellor/Director, Innovation & Enterprise
  • Director of Teaching and Learning
  • Director of Academic Development/Services
  • Academic Registrar
  • Academic Quality/Partnerships Manager
  • Policy Lead/Head of Apprenticeships/Short Courses
  • Business Development Manager

If you have any questions about this or any other of our events, please contact us on events@universitiesuk.ac.uk or 020 7419 5535.

We have a range of sponsorship opportunities available at this event. Please contact Esther Dudley, Head of Events and Engagement for information, tel: 020 7419 5412; email: esther.dudley@universitiesuk.ac.uk.

 Sponsored by:

Sanaa Busaidy-Hubert

Sanaa Busaidy-Hubert

Events Producer
Universities UK

Esther Dudley

Head of Events and Engagement
Universities UK

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