A fixture in the AUA calendar, the Managing Change in Higher Education Open Forum is an event for sector professionals interested in improving practice in HE change management. This year the focus will be on identifying the challenges facing the higher education sector and establishing our key tenets for success. Like past MCHE events, there will be a programme designed to provide delegates with knowledge transfer and case-study learning opportunities.
The ARMA Conference is the profession’s flagship annual event and the highlight of ARMA’s calendar. It will provide members with the opportunity to share best practice and discuss current issues affecting both attendees and the wider sector. There are also a range of social activities to help you network with new and existing colleagues in an informal setting.
Technology from tablets to virtual reality headsets can be used in a range of ways to enable great teaching and improve student outcomes. Jisc's Sarah Davies offers her expert view on what helps technology-enhanced teaching make the grade.
Academia and social media are slowly making friends. Some institutions are even finding it's making collaboration more efficient - and fun - by improving communication. Mike Ewen from the University of Hull shares the story of how a small group of social media enthusiasts in East Yorkshire has spawned a UK-wide collaboration network.