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Previous Universities UK events from recent months. 

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Improving student retention

13 Jun 2019, 09:30 - 17:00
This national conference will provide guidance, share best practice, and inform knowledge of policy developments in student retention.

The BAME Attainment Gap: learning from the student experience

5 Jun 2019, 09:30 - 16:30
Following UUK and the NUS’s report on ‘Black, Asian and minority ethnic student attainment at UK universities: #ClosingtheGap', we are co-hosting with SOAS this one-day conference to focus on next steps in making change happen.

The Rules of Engagement: building political trust and confidence in universities

16 May 2019, 09:30 - 17:00
Together with Wonkhe, we are hosting a one-day event focussing on the policy challenges facing higher education, how you can influence policy, and the tools you need to effect political and policy change.

Brexit webinar series

Brexit Webinar Series

8 May 2019, 13:30 - 14:30
UUKi will host the fifth instalment of our Brexit Webinar series in collaboration with the UK Science and Innovation Network

Graduate employability and skills

8 May 2019, 09:30 - 16:15
As the job market gets more and more competitive and employers are increasingly selective, with graduates competing with those from alternative pathways to work, we need to ask, 'how do we support student and graduate skills development?'

Developing a case management system for the higher education sector (incident reporting)

1 May 2019, 10:00 - 15:00
A workshop that will give you concrete advice and guidance on how to set up a case management system for managing incident reporting at your institution, based on the experiences of Coventry University.

Developing and testing your crisis communications plans

30 Apr - 23 May 2019, 09:30 - 16:00
A two-day course in which we train communications professionals to prepare – and test out – crisis communications plans for their institutions and organisations.

International Higher Education Forum 2019

International higher education forum 2019: the international imperative

27 Mar 2019, 08:30 - 17:00
UUKi's flagship conference with over 400 international higher education professionals held on 27 March 2019 at Imperial College London.

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Blogs

First thoughts on Augar: plenty to discuss, but we must protect opportunity and choice

30 May 2019
Universities UK's Director of Policy Chris Hale takes a first look at the Augar review's long-awaited recommendations.

Universities must help secure a sustainable future for our planet

4 April 2019
The University of Edinburgh's Dave Gorman on the steps his institution is taking to reduce carbon emissions and make a sustainable and socially responsible contribution to the world.

Purchasing power: how university procurement teams benefit students and society

29 March 2019
We all benefit from effective purchasing by university procurement teams, writes Professor Nick Petford.