Kat joined Ensemble Purchasing as a senior procurement manager – and first member of staff – in January 2016. She manages procurement for three institutions – the Royal Academy of Music, Royal College of Music and Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music & Dance. Previously she worked in procurement roles at University College London, Treasury Solictor’s Department and at NHS PASA where she started her career in procurement as a member of the first cohort of the OGC’s Government Procurement Service Graduate Scheme.
This conference will explore how universities are using their global networks and partners to achieve more far-reaching knowledge exchange impacts and create new international business partnerships in other regions of the world.
This year’s event will tackle the challenges and opportunities that come with increased competition and choice in the sector off the back of momentous higher education reforms. Delegates will gain an exclusive introduction to the Office for Students, learn how to establish their institution as an international brand, debate the drive for digital in the sector and identify ways to enhance the student experience.