W100 Annual Conference 2019: Schedule

THE CIVIC CHALLENGE
What sort of relationship should a university have with its 21st Century City?

Lord Bob Kerslake
Chair of the Commission, Civic University Commission

TAKING SCIENCE TO THE MASSES
Britain’s most popular cosmologist and Renaissance man takes us behind the scenes of some of his global engagement and the impacts it has had on physics and Manchester.

Professor Brian Cox OBE
Professor and Cosmologist, The University of Manchester

DUTCH CITY INNOVATION IGNITION
How 19 Dutch cities are driving innovation in education through the national City Deal in Education programme.

Rowinda Appelman
Project Manager City Deal in Education, Dutch Government

STRUCTURING SOCIAL ENGAGEMENT
What is the best way to structure communications and marketing operations to engage key audiences, and how should success be measured?

David Estok
Vice-President Communications, University of Toronto

Philippe Beauregard
Chief Communications Officer, Concordia University

Johanna Lowe
Director, Marketing and Communications, The University of Sydney

DEMONSTRATING IMPACT
The story and purpose behind #MadeAtUni – a campaign to brings to life the impact of universities on people, lives and communities. 

Nicky Old
Director, Communications and External Relations, Universities UK

REDISCOVERING THE PUBLIC PURPOSE OF UNIVERSITIES IN TIMES OF UNCERTAINTY 
How universities need to meet the challenge of explaining their public purpose in challenging times. 

Jonathan Grant
Vice President & Vice Principal (Service), King's College University

THE LIBERTY PARADOX
How should universities respond to freedom of speech challenges in relation to developments in both social media and in politics? 

Monique Mourits
Director Communications and Marketing, Utrecht University

Renee Merkx
Director of Strategic Communication and Marketing, Leiden University