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FindAUniversity Marketing Conference: 'Postgraduate Marketing & Student Recruitment'

"The sessions were well delivered and really helped me think about ideas to implement at our institution." - Jennifer Brannan, University of York

Our 5th Marketing Conference takes place on Thursday 27th September 2018 at the Town Hall, Sheffield. The event showcases the latest insight and examples of postgraduate student recruitment alongside eye opening case studies. The day features a number of sessions from leading professionals in the Higher Education marketing sector, and facilitates opportunities for discussion and networking with colleagues at our drinks reception.

Taking place at Sheffield Town Hall, the venue is easily accessible from Sheffield train station.

Featured talks include:

'Exploding tigers: Creative ways to help see brand & marketing challenges in a new light' - Mike Bond, Strategy Director & Founder, Bond & Coyne.

'Virtual postgraduate open days' - Lindsay Smith, Postgraduate Recruitment Manager, University of Birmingham.

'Academics on social: Unleashing the beasts' - Julie Odams, Head of Communications & Laura Allen, Digital Communications Officer, Staffordshire University.

'Master your future: A postgraduate campaign case study' - David Turton, Campaign & Conversion Manager, & Emma Cottle, Digital Content Manager, University of Sunderland.

'Jog on: Speaking like a human on social media' - Tim Watkins, Social Media Manager, University of Reading.

Benefits for delegates:

  • Insight from high-level keynote speakers within Higher Education marketing.
  • Practical insights into best practice and innovation in postgraduate marketing.
  • Inspirational ideas for their next postgraduate student recruitment campaign.
  • Networking with fellow HE marketers.
  • Knowledge into effective marketing practice/examples.

Who should attend?

This event is for those responsible for delivering marketing and recruitment communication strategy, right through to those who are working operationally to attract prospective postgraduate students in an ever-changing marketplace.

  • Postgraduate Marketing Managers/Officers.
  • Postgraduate Student Recruitment Managers/Officers.
  • Marketing Directors.
  • Heads of Marketing/Digital Marketing/Communications.
  • Communications Managers/Officers.
  • Digital Marketing Managers/Officers.

If you have any questions about the conference, or would like to be the first to hear about our future conferences and events please contact our dedicated Events team by email via [email protected].

Sponsored by HEERA

The Higher Education External Relations Association is the professional body of staff working across the areas of press & public relations, marketing, alumni relations and fundraising in the higher education sector. Find out more here.

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