The following Powerpoint presentations are available from this event which took place on Thursday 17 November 2011 at the Renaissance Manchester Hotel, Manchester
The Big Picture
Challenges and opportunities:
Professor Peter McCaffery, Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Daleep Mukarji OBE, Governor, London Metropolitan University
Funders and regulators:
Gillian Camm DL, Chair of the Board of Governors, University of the West of England (Bristol)
HE financial wellbeing: The Big Picture:
Professor Tim Wheeler DL, Vice-Chancellor, University of Chester
Delivering HEI finances in the new HE economy:
Andrew McConnell, Director of Finance, University of Huddersfield
Delivering HE finances at the cost centre: Good governance at the School level:
Professor Mike Sutcliffe, Head of School, Chemical Engineering and Analytical Science, University of Manchester
The work of the HE Collaborations and Mergers Group:
David James, Higher Education Policy Consultant, Higher Education Funding Council for England
Collaboration: Making merger happen: A case study:
Professor Elaine Thomas, former Vice-chancellor, University for the Creative Arts
Legal perspectives on collaboration:
Helen Cairns, Associate, Eversheds LLP
Providing different kinds of opportunities to support the development of new or refresh existing skills.
Internationalisation is of central importance to higher education today, as the impact and implications of globalisation spreads into all aspects of institutions core businesses of teaching, learning, research and knowledge exchange.
The Leadership Foundation provides a dedicated service of support and advice on leadership, governance and management for all the UKs universities and Higher Education colleges.
Higher education governance has never been so high-profile. This site is a key resource for governors, council members and others interested in governance in higher education.
See the benefits being a member of the Leadership Foundation for Higher Education can offer you.