Teacher and Adviser Conference 2023
Booking is now open for our Teacher and Advisor Conference 2023. The Education Liaison Team look forward to welcoming you to our lovely College Lane campus.
Date: Friday 23 June 2023
Time: 09:00 – 16:00
Admission: Free (refreshments and lunch included)
Location: University of Hertfordshire, College Lane Campus, Hatfield, AL10 9AB
We have an engaging and diverse programme with three keynote speakers and a variety of optional sessions to choose from. Speakers include UCAS, Graduate Labour Market Prospects, the University Alliance, the Student Loans Company, Degree Apprenticeships.
The conference is aimed at teachers, careers advisers, and anyone supporting and working with and supporting students. A complementary lunch will be provided as well as opportunities to network with University staff, students and delegates.
09:00 - 09:25 Arrival and refreshments
09:30 - 10:00 Conference Welcome
10.00 - 10.50 Keynote one: University Alliance- Vanessa Wilson, CEO, discusses the important role University Alliance members play as a group of universities, by partnering with industry and the professions to deliver the workforce of today and tomorrow.
10.50 - 11.10 Refreshment break
11.10 - 12.00 Facility Tour - Explore our fantastic facilities, guided by our experts.
12.00 - 12.45 Lunch. Buffet lunch with opportunities to network with other delegates, University staff and students.
12.55 - 13.45 Keynote two: Graduate Labour Market Prospects - What do Graduates do? Dr Charlie Ball, head of Labour Market Intelligence, Jisc, discusses key areas of growth and decline.
13.55 - 14.55 Personalised Session
Choose one of the following:
- Degree Apprenticeships – Join our Degree Apprenticeship team to find out more and have your questions answered.
- Study Abroad and Work Placements - Find out how the programme works and hear from directly from students about their experiences.
- Student Finance updates – . Hear from Benn Rutter, from the Student Loans Company. Hear about the latest updates and have your questions answered. A great session if you are new to advising students or need a refresher.
15.05 -15.50 Keynote three: UCAS. Join Fran Taylor, Customer Success Director, for updates on the latest developments and trends across the sector, including personal statement reform and changes to references for 2024 entry.
16.00 Depart Campus