CVU Conference 2019: The Future of Partnerships

The conference will take place on 12-13 September 2019 at the Copthorne Hotel, Birmingham

The Council for Validating Universities invites participants to its annual conference on the future of higher education and academic partnerships, including coverage of quality assurance, regulation, funding, Brexit, TNE, international student flows and more.

Confirmed Speakers

  • Mr Douglas Blackstock, Chief Executive, Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education
  • Lord Michael Bichard, Member of the House of Lords
  • Simon Emmett, Chief Executive, IDP Education
  • Smita Jamdar, Head of Education, Shakespeare Martineau
  • David Kernohan, Associate Editor, WonkHE
  • Gordon McKenzie, Chief Executive, GuildHE
  • Professor Nick Petford, Vice Chancellor, University of Northampton
  • Michael Peak, Senior Adviser, Education Research, British Council
  • Celia Partridge, Assistant Director, Partnerships and Mobility, Universities UK International

Conference Programme

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