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Previous Universities UK events from recent months. 

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Tackling violence, harassment and hate crime

5 Dec 2018, 08:30 - 17:00
The event will consist of plenary lectures and practical and discussion led breakout sessions, including case studies from England, Scotland and Wales, as well as hearing from Student Unions and survivors. Experts will highlight the intricacies of dealing

UK universities: preparing for Brexit

29 Nov 2018, 09:30 - 17:00
This national one-day conference will give you the opportunity to examine the key institutional and operational aspects of Brexit, to consider where we are, and to discuss what happens next.

Access to higher education and student success summit 2018

21 Nov 2018, 09:30 - 16:30
Join us at this national one-day conference organised in partnership with Action on Access, where we will examine the key institutional and operational issues surrounding access, participation and success in UK universities

Enhancing the international student experience

15 Nov 2018, 09:30 - 16:30
This one-day conference organised by UUK and UUKi in partnership with UKCISA is the must attend event for all those in the higher education sector who are interested in or responsible for enhancing the international student experience.

Making an impact: marketing and communications in higher education

8 Nov 2018, 09:30 - 16:30
This conference will bring together communications, marketing, external relations and digital professionals to discuss the particular nature of university marketing and communications and to draw inspiration from outside the sector.

Brexit webinar series on higher education and research: The October deadline

5 Nov 2018, 13:30 - 14:30
Episode 2 of our Brexit webinar series: The October deadline

Managing university misconduct cases that might constitute a criminal offence: conducting inquiries and investigations in higher education

30 Oct 2018, 09:30 - 15:30
A best practice masterclass on conducting inquiries and investigations in higher education.

Research and innovation in universities

16 Oct 2018, 09:30 - 16:30
This one-day, national conference is for those with strategic responsibility for research and innovation in universities, research institutes, and the wider higher education sector.

Transnational education: global location, local innovation

3 Oct 2018, 09:30 - 16:30
This flagship conference for transnational education leaders will look at the ways that effective worldwide degrees blend global locations with local innovations.

Brexit webinar series: Higher education and research

20 Sep 2018, 13:30 - 14:30
Episode 1 of a Brexit webinar series: Touching base - where are we and what will happen?

Our team

Sanaa Busaidy-Hubert

Sanaa Busaidy-Hubert

Events Producer
Universities UK

Esther Dudley

Head of Events and Engagement
Universities UK

Nuzhat Fatima

Nuzhat Fatima

Events Assistant
Universities UK

Hazel Kwatia

Hazel Kwatia

Senior Events Officer
Universities UK

Blogs

Exploring solutions to ethnicity attainment gaps – one university's experience

5 December 2018
Professor Sir Chris Husbands, Vice-Chancellor of Sheffield Hallam University, shares recent experience of his institution's efforts to tackle the BAME attainment gap.

Addressing grade inflation: a statement of intent

28 November 2018
UUK's Charlotte Snelling on a new statement of intent for the sector to address the various factors behind grade inflation.

students group work

BME attainment: why universities must do more than 'mind the gap'

13 November 2018
Professor Steve West, Vice-Chancellor of the University of West England, Bristol, on the initiatives his institution is running to create a more inclusive and supportive environment for BME students in the UK.