The Leadership Foundation in Wales runs a series of programmes and events over the course of the academic year.
Governors of Welsh institutions face the difficult challenge of horizon-scanning to ensure the long term sustainability of their HEis. At the same time, they confront the immediacy of governance responsibilities with respect to public good and promoting and protecting reputation, all in a climate of competition and turbulent change.
The governor development programme has designed this event specificially to help governors of Welsh institutions
Shaping the agenda in Wales
Date: Tuesday 12 April 2016
The shifting landscape of social, economic and political change in Wales provides the backdrop to this meeting where delegates will have the opportunity to listen to and debate emerging policy themes and their practical implications for the university sector. Leading voices in governance and diverse perspectives in higher education leadership will contribute to dialogue with new and continuing governors.
For more information about being a govenror and the role and responsibilities, click here.
Previous EventsLearning from the outside
The annual Wales conference took place on Friday 27 November 2015, with contributions from; Henry Englehardt CBE, Chief Executive Officer, Admiral Group Plc, Jonathan Poyner, Business Operations Manager, Wales Millennium Centre and Kathryn Davies, Director, Hywel Da University Health Board.
Delegates explored what the HE sector can learn from other businesses who have led the way in customer service, lean working and staff engagement
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