A number of conference sessions will be available via livestreaming so if you are unable to attend on the day you can watch the sessions online.

Click on the session that you would like to view below. All sessions will become available at the time shown on the 3 April 2019.



Opening and Keynote- The Changing Landscape of Higher Education: Opportunity and Transition

Opening- Professor Suzanne Cholerton, PVC Education

Keynote- Professor Alison Shaw, Vice President, NFER and Founder North East Futures UTC



Parallel 1- Presentations

Open badges in an Academic Context- Graeme Redshaw-Boxwell, LTDS, Dr Patrick Rosenkranz, School of Psychology, Dr Sara Maioli, Newcastle University Business School and Dr Sriyani Jayaweera, INTO Newcastle University

Co-producing campus community ‘third mission’ employability and engagement- Dr Helen Jarvis, School of Geography, Politics and Sociology

Placement practices in Newcastle University: Differences between academic units and an insight into the student experience- Dr Helen St Clair-Thompson, School of Psychology



Parallel 3-Lightning Talks

The Great Wall of Chinese student engagement: Developing a bespoke careers offer-Helen Atkinson, Careers Service

Introduction to Go Volunteer and the role of student volunteering to enhance learning- Katie Blundell, Students’ Union

Achieving inclusive practice within student engagement initiatives- Ruth Furlonger, Combined Honours

Introducing the Careers Service Placement Year module- Gigi Herbert; Salome Bolton, Careers Service

Is there a place for the public in Higher Education?-Dr Luisa Wakeling, School of Dental Sciences and Dr Ellen Tullo, School of Biomedical Sciences

Developing identity in online Masters students- Alison Clapp, FMS Graduate School



Keynote- Access and participation in the new HE environment

Chris Millward, Director for Fair Access and Participation in the Office for Students (OfS)