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New Practitioners Conference | Postgraduate recruitment & marketing

Tuesday 2 July 2019 | Nottingham Conference Centre | 9:30am – 4.30pm

Have you been working in a postgraduate marketing, recruitment or admissions role for less than 12 months? Are you looking to develop your skills and be inspired by new initiatives? Our ‘new postgraduate practitioners training conference’ could be the learning and development opportunity for you.

Delivered by FindAUniversity, this one-day conference is designed to offer those new to the postgraduate market a chance to build their knowledge, skills and confidence as well as the opportunity to network with colleagues in similar roles at other HE institutions.

Conference schedule*

09:30 Registration opens & refreshments
10:00 Welcome
10:05 Introduction and scene setting
10:20 Presentation: Postgraduate Funding & Loans Schemes (PGT & PGR)
Dr Mark Bennett - Head of Content, FindAUniversity Ltd.
11:00 Morning refreshments
11:15 Ask the Expert panel: Motivations of prospective postgraduate students / what makes PG different?
Panel members TBA
12:00 Lunch & networking
13:00 Workshop 1A: Making the most of recruitment events (internal & external)
Jemma Davies, Birmingham City University
13:00 Workshop 1B: Using social media for effective postgraduate recruitment
Speaker TBA
14:00 Afternoon refreshments
14:15 Workshop 2A: Working with academics (building internal & external stakeholder relationships)
Phil Etherington, University of Reading
14:15 Workshop 2B: Widening participation to postgraduate study through research internships
Anthony Hudson and Aga Spytkowska, University of East London
15:00 Closing remarks
15:30 Networking drinks reception
16:30 Finish

*Subject to change.

How much does it cost?

Book our standard delegate ticket for £250 +VAT, or alternatively, take advantage of our two-together offer and book two delegate tickets for just £400 +VAT ONLY until Friday 26 April 2019.

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