FindAUniversity Marketing Conference:
Postgraduate Marketing & Student Recruitment

Our 6th FindAUniversity Marketing Conference took place on Tuesday 21st May 2019 in the HKX Building, London. The event showcased the latest insight and examples of postgraduate student recruitment alongside eye-opening case studies. The day featured a number of sessions from leading professionals within the Higher Education marketing sector, and facilitated opportunities for discussion and networking with colleagues at our drinks reception.

Please note that this event has taken place.

Find out about our upcoming FindAUniversity Marketing Conference taking place in London in May 2020 here, or if you have any questions about our conferences, please contact our dedicated Events team by email:

Conference schedule:

09:30 Registration opens & refreshments
10:00 Welcome
10:15 "Teaching: Every lesson shapes a life" - Emily Vickers, Marketing Manager, National College of Teaching and Leadership (Department for Education) and Clare Hutchinson, Executive Strategy Director, Havas London
11:00 Morning refreshments
11:20 "OFS and the postgraduate student landscape" - Emma Maskell, Head of Student Information and Engagement, Office for Students
11:50 "PhD student recruitment in a post-92 institution" - Charlotte Renwick, Associate Director of Student Recruitment and Marketing, Leeds Beckett University
12:30 Lunch & networking
13:30 "Podcasting: Why you should do it, why you shouldn't do it and how you can make it work"- Dave Musson, HE Podcaster and Social Media Guru & Emily Elias from The Oxford Sparks Big Questions podcast.
14:15 "Scholarships - your new secret weapon" - Tom Allardyce, Head of Transnational Education, Northumbria University
14:45 Afternoon refreshments
15:00 "International postgraduate students - who are they and what they go on to do" - Miranda Thomas, Assistant Director, External Affairs, Universities UK International
15:30 "What matters most to Gen Z when they're thinking about postgraduate education?" - Alex Causton-Ronaldson, Lead Strategist - Education & Youth Marketing, Havas People
16:00 Closing remarks
16:10 Networking drinks reception
17:00 Finish

Kindly supported by Havas Education

Havas Education are part of the world's largest communication networks (Havas Group) and work with clients to plan and deliver campaigns and projects to support their marketing, student recruitment and internal communications. Find out more here.

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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