HEDG Summer Meeting 2024

6th June 2024

6th June 2024

10:00 – 16:00 – London & Manchester

This event is FREE with lunch included and you can register on the HEDG Eventbrite page

The theme is around enabling & sustaining educational leadership and career progression and for the first time this year, we will offer a choice of 2 locations for our annual in-person event. The two locations will join up for the core elements of each session, creating a ‘hybrid’ event:
London: ACU, Woburn House, 20-24 Tavistock Square, London WC1H 9HF
Manchester: University of Manchester, Booth Street East Building, Manchester M13 9SS

HEDG Summer Meeting 6th June – Draft Agenda

10.00 Welcome & aims of the day
10.20 Session 1: Round Table Discussion – Exploring Leading and Leadership in Education Members’ discussion on the key theme for the day – ‘Leadership’ facilitated by Alison Nimmo
11.00 Break
11.10 Session 2: Presentations from HEDGers – Sharing Experiences in Leadership: The Good, The Bad and The Career Changing. Some of our wonderful HEDGers will share with us their leadership journey and provide reflections we can each learn from
12.45 Lunch & well-being walk (lunch will be provided)
13:30 Session 3: Guest Speaker Panel – Leading Education in the Now and Beyond Confirmed Guest Speakers: Lynda Brady, Edge Hill University, Rachel Crag, University of the West of Scotland
14.45 Break
14.55 Session 4: Reflections from the Guest Speaker Panel and Implications for those in Educational Development Group discussion
15.20 Session 5: Supporting the Development of Academic Leadership A practical session which will include resources and pitfalls to avoid for developing (a) module/programme leaders and (b) those seeking SF/PFHEA
15.50 Feedback on the day, logistics, takeaways, closing remarks (and optional drinks!)

Final agenda to be confirmed shortly