On 31 January 2019, over 230 HE professionals joined us to explore the future landscape of domestic & international student recruitment, with a host of expert speakers and a choice of concurrently running sessions. From tackling Clearing 2019, to utilising the world’s largest database of student demand insights, The Future of Student Recruitment provided actionable take outs to help future-proof institutions’ planning, marketing and recruitment. You can read an event synopsis here. Confirmed speakers:
Professor Michael Arthur (President & Provost, UCL)
Joy Elliott-Bowman (Director of Policy & Development, Independent HE)
Jamal Benmiloud (Author, speaker and former marketing leader at Red Bull and Monster Energy)
Mark Leach (Editor in Chief, Wonkhe)
Stephanie Harris (Policy Manager, Universities UK International)
Dr Bernard Kingston (Founding Chairman of The Complete University Guide)
Martha Longdon (Student Experience Board Member for the Office for Students)
James Frith (MP for Bury North, member of the Education Select Committee and Founder of the All Together)
Members of our Student Advisory Board
You can download the full event agenda here.
‘Using data insights to understand Clearing’ – Stuart Smith‘
How to engage with international students in a digital age’ – Erica da Rocha and Dan Lapham
‘Visa applications, enrolments and policy change’ – Stephanie Harris
‘What universities can do for their brand’ – Jamal Benmiloud
The plenaries were especially valuable, interesting and, most importantly, entertaining.
Chief Operating Officer
The sessions were all excellent, featuring a wide range of very significant players in the HE world…overall, it was great use of time and one of those positive days where you go back to the office with a spring in your step and a renewed sense of optimism for HE.
Director of Marketing and Communications
University of Strathclyde