A full list of available events taking place inside and outside the University.
Browse the list below to read about our upcoming events at the University.
Learning & Teaching Showcase: The Reasonable Adventurer
Speaker: Dr Colin Jones of Queensland University of Technology Location: Centre for Innovation & Entrepreneurship (3rd Floor, Richmond Building, 105 Queens Road, Bristol, BS8 1LN) Date: 22nd January 2018 Time: 11:30am-12:30pm (followed by lunch)
The Student as Global Citizen: Feasible Utopia or Dangerous Mirage
Speaker: Prof. Ron Barnett from UCL Institute of Education Location: Maths Building, SM1 Date: 22nd January 2018 Time: 1-2pm [Educational Excellence Seminar]
Bristol Conversations in Education: University for Life
Speakers: Professor Tom Sperlinger and Professor Josie McLellan Location: 1.20/21, School of Education, 35 Berkeley Square Date: 24th January 2018 Time: 4-5pm
Bristol Conversations in Education: Mass Intellectuality and Democratic Leadership in HE
Speakers: Richard Hall (De Montfort University), Joel Lazarus (No current affiliation), and Joss Winn (University of Lincoln) Location: 4.10, School of Education, 35 Berkeley Square Date: 30th January 2018 Time: 1-2pm
Bristol Conversations in Education: Ideas, Ideology and Activism in Education [full title below]
Bristol Conversations in Education: Ideas, Ideology and Activism in Education: and the role of Teachers as Transformative, Organic Intellectuals Speaker: Professor Dave Hill Location: Helen Wodehouse Lecture Theatre, School of Education, 35 Berkeley Square Date: 14th February 2018 Time: 5-6pm
Maximising the impact of feedback: From passive reception to proactive recipience
Speaker: Dr Naomi Winstone (University of Surrey) Location: C42, Biomedical Sciences Building Date: 14th March 2018 Time: 1-2pm
Instrumental Learning and the Determinants of Student Satisfaction in UK Business Schools...
[Full title] Instrumental Learning and the Determinants of Student Satisfaction in UK Business Schools: A Comparative Analysis of Field Differences Using the UK National Student Survey Speaker: Dr Philip Warwick (Durham University) Location: Chemistry Building, LT4 Date: 9th April 2018 Time: 1-2pm [Education Excellence Seminar]
Active engagement with assessment and feedback...
[Full title] Active engagement with assessment and feedback can improve group-work outcomes and boost student confidence Speaker: Professor Graham Scott (University of Hull) Location: Chemistry Building, LT4 Date: 3rd May 2018 Time: 1-2pm [Educational Excellence Seminar]
Engaging and Motivating Students Using Technology
Speaker: Professor Sian Bayne (University of Edinburgh) Location: 17 Woodland Road, Arts Complex, LT3 Date: 18th June 2018 Time: 1-2pm [Educational Excellence Seminar]
Events happening outside of the University that may be of interest to staff.
Call for papers: European First Year Experience Conference 2018
More information can be found on the EFYE website. Deadline for submissions is 15th January 2018. Conference takes place 25th to 27th June 2018 in Utrecht.
Open Educational Resources Conference 2018
More information can be found on the OER website. Deadline for submissions: 18-19th April 2018
British Conference of Undergraduate Research (BCUR)
*Call for papers deadline is 21st December 2017. Date: 12 - 13th April 2018 Time: TBC Location: University of Sheffield
HEA STEM Conference
Keynote speakers: Professor Sir William Wakeham, Professor Peter Goodhew (University of Liverpool) Location: Centre for Life, Newcastle Date: 31st January - 1st February 2018
Greenwich Open Lecture Series in Teaching and Learning
Location: Greenwich campus, Old Royal Navy College. Dates and times: Various
7th Biennial Theshold Concepts Conference
Keynote speaker: TBC Location: Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, USA Date:13th - 16th June 2018
Transforming Feedback: Research and Development Conference
Keynote speaker: Professor David Carless (University of Hong Kong) Location: Manchester Date: 28th June 2018 Time: All day event
Ableism in Academia
Keynote speaker:Fiona Kumari Campbell (University of Dundee), author of Contours of Ableism. Location: University College London Date: 23rd March 2018 Time: 9am - 6pm
The 6th International Academic Identities Conference 2018
Location: Higashi Hiroshima Campus, Hiroshima University Date: Wednesday 19 – Friday 21 September 2018
Integrated Programme Assessment (IPA) Workshop
Location: Brunel University Date: 21st November 2017 Time: 9.30am - 4.30pm