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Festival of Higher Education 2019

Welcome to the video box set of the University of Buckingham's 4th annual Festival of Higher Education.

These video presentations bring together the leading minds from the education sector to dissect the major issues facing HE. Join us as we navigate a sector that is evolving like never before.

So much is changing in the university world: technologically, politically, socially and financially and this is a great opportunity to learn more and share knowledge with HE’s leading practitioners to help shape all our futures.

  1. Welcome Address to the Festival of Higher Education 2019 - Sir Anthony Seldon, Vice-Chancellor, University of Buckingham

    Sir Anthony Seldon, Vice-Chancellor, University of Buckingham welcomes delegates to the Festival of Higher Education 2019, hosted by the University of Buckingham.

  2. HEPI Debate: This House believes 18-year olds are still children and not adults

    Chair Ed Dorrell, Head of Content, TES
    Dr Joanna Williams, Head of Education & Culture, Policy Exchange
    Johnny Rich, Chief Executive, Push, Chief Executive, Engineering Professors’ Council
    Nick Hillman, Director, Higher Education Policy Institute
    Chris Ramsey, Headmaster, Whitgift School

    Filmed at the Festival of Higher Education 2019, hosted by the University of Buckingham.

  3. Pearson Debate: Make or Break - Helping students to transition into higher education

    Chair: Emily Scott, Head of Service Development and Strategic Initiatives, Pearson
    Dan Herbert, Director of Education, Birmingham Business School, University of Birmingham
    Emily McIntosh, Director, Student Life, University of Bolton
    Dr Ishan Cader, Higher Education Development Coordinator, Morley College London

    Filmed at the Festival of Higher Education 2019, hosted by the University of Buckingham.

  4. Apprenticeships and Degree Apprenticeships – The way forward?

    Chair: Barnaby Lenon CBE, Dean of Education, University of Buckingham
    Euan Blair, Chief Executive Officer, Founder, WhiteHat
    Professor Julian Chaudhuri, Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Education and Student Experience, University of Plymouth
    Dr Fiona Aldridge, Director, Policy & Research, Learning and Work Institute
    Katherine Everest, Rotational Degree Apprentice, Pearson College

    Filmed at the Festival of Higher Education 2019, hosted by the University of Buckingham.

  5. Royal Shakespeare Company Debate: Arts - rich learning and its impact on mental health and well-being

    Chair: Professor Matthew Broome, Director of the Institute for Mental Health, University of Birmingham
    Jacqui O’Hanlon, Director of Education, RSC
    Kate Greig, Executive Headteacher, King Ethelbert School
    Niall Boyce, Editor, The Lancet
    Professor Femi Oyebode, Consultant Psychiatrist and Professor of Psychiatry, University of Birmingham
    Dr Jonathan Heron, Director of the Institute for Advanced Teaching and Learning (IATL), University of Warwick

    Filmed at the Festival of Higher Education 2019, hosted by the University of Buckingham.

  6. Widening Participation – Are Schools and Universities doing enough?

    Chair: Jane Baker, Director Higher Education Qualifications, Pearson
    Chris Millward, Director of Fair Access and Widening Participation, Office for Students
    Anne-Marie Canning MBE, Director of Social Mobility and Student Success, King’s College London
    Richard Eyre, Chief Programmes Officer, The Brilliant Club

    Filmed at the Festival of Higher Education 2019, hosted by the University of Buckingham.