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​Previous Universities UK events from recent months. 

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Research and innovation: Delivering impact, managing uncertainty

4 Dec 2019, 09:30 - 17:00
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. It will also be useful for active researchers.

Marketing and communications in Higher Education: Reach, reputation and value

27 Nov 2019, 09:30 - 16:45
A highlight of the year, this one-day event will bring together communications, marketing, external relations and digital professionals to discuss the changing communications landscape we find ourselves in, and the associated risks and opportunities.

Managing staff to student misconduct at universities

20 Nov 2019, 09:30 - 16:15
An event designed to help universities explore existing policy, practice and research to address staff-to-student sexual misconduct, and gender-based violence, and to review current models of practice at both a national and international level.

Access to higher education and student success summit 2019: Joining the dots

13 Nov 2019, 09:30 - 17:00
Universities UK’s annual Access to HE Summit, dedicated to issues surrounding access and widening participation in higher education.

Transnational Education Conference 2019: the story behind the numbers

6 Nov 2019, 09:00 - 17:00
6 November 2019, full day conference, 10.00-15.45 followed by a drinks reception, Woburn House Conference Centre, In partnership with the UK Department for International Trade

Tackling racial harassment

30 Oct 2019, 09:30 - 16:00
Building on our work on Changing the Culture to tackle violence, harassment and hate-crime and UUK's report Closing the BAME attainment gap, UUK is hosting a one-day national conference dedicated to tackling racial harassment in higher education head-on.

Brexit Readiness Roadshow

21 Oct - 28 Oct 2019, 09:00 - 17:00
UUKi secured funds from the BEIS Business Readiness Fund to organise several events for higher education institutions alongside the wider education sector to help prepare for a no-deal exit.

Mental health: A whole university approach

11 Jul 2019, 09:30 - 17:00
What is a 'whole university approach' to mental health? What does this mean in practice? Join us to find out this plus the latest best practice around mental health.

Go International Conference

Go International conference 2019: collaborate to innovate

26 Jun 2019, 09:00 - 16:00
The Go International conference 2019 will focus on how institutions can collaborate across the higher education sector and beyond to create new opportunities for outward student mobility.

Higher Education access and success: Working in collaborative partnerships

19 Jun 2019, 09:30 - 16:30
In partnership with Action on Access, this conference will explore the value and importance of collaborative partnership working in widening participation, access and student success in Higher Education.

 Our team

Esther Dudley

Head of Events and Engagement
Universities UK

Sanaa Busaidy-Hubert

Sanaa Busaidy-Hubert

Events Producer
Universities UK

 Blog

General election 2019: what the parties say on higher education

27 November 2019
UUK's Karmjit Kaur takes a look at the policy commitments on higher education in party manifestos ahead of the general election.

Seizing the opportunity to offer more people the chance of success through higher technical education

21 November 2019
UUK's Greg Wade on the 'missing middle' of level 4 and 5 qualifications, and shares UUK's recommendations for government.

City with blue sky

General election 2019: skills, jobs and opportunity

11 November 2019
UUK's Karmjit Kaur on the policies that all parties should commit to, to ensure UK universities remain a global success story.