Welcome to the live stream page of HE/FE Collaboration in 2020.

The ability of universities to develop their relationships with Further Education, open up to new entrants and work effectively with business looks increasingly central to future government funding.

This programme aims to give insight into how these issues are being tackled by leading innovators in HE.

This event will stream live below from 09:45 to 15:45 on Thursday 25th June.

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Programme Schedule:

09.45: Chair’s introduction
Neil Stewart, Editorial Director, The Education Studio
Rt Hon Charles Clarke, former Education Secretary; co-author, The University Challenge

10.00: Why form an FE partnership?
Professor David Phoenix OBE, Vice Chancellor, London South Bank University

10.20: Bridging the binary divide
David Hughes, Chief Executive, Association of Colleges

10.40: Panel discussion and questions from online audience

11.00: Break

11.10: Working with business
Stephen Isherwood, Chief Executive, Institute of Student Employment

11.45: Teaching models
Fiona Morey, Executive Principal, Lambeth College

12.15: Panel discussion and questions from online audience

12.30 – 14 00: Break

14.00: Connected Higher Education: Connected to FE, schools and work
Dr Greg Walker, Chief Executive, MillionPlus

14.15: Dr Greg Walker will be joined by:
Professor Liz Barnes CBE, Vice Chancellor and Chief Executive, Staffordshire University
Rebecca Mameli, Head of Higher Education Research and Qualifications, Pearson UK
Mark Hilton, Executive Director People, London First

The above speakers have 10 – 15 mins each, followed by a panel discussion and questions from online audience

15.45: Close of conference