Short Courses & Conferences
North West Researcher Futures Conference, Lancaster University
This regional conference for research staff will focus on topics that influence careers, career choices and professional development both within and outside academia. The day will include
plenary presentations from invited speakers who have been highly successful in their careers. A range of informative workshop sessions in the afternoon will encourage discussion and debate by
researchers from all disciplines and provide the opportunity to enhance research and generic skills. researchers and peers from across the North West. Speakers include The British Academy, The EU Marie Curie Programme and Vox Coaching.
For details of the programme see http://www.lancs.ac.uk/depts/hr/development/files/NW-Researcher-Futures-prog.pdf
FREE registration for researchers from www.vitae.ac.uk/nwhub
For further details contact Barbara Tigar, Research Staff Training Adviser mailto:email@example.com
International Conference: Reaffirming Teaching and Learning in Later Life
2 - 3 April
Organised jointly by the Association for Education and Ageing and the Department of Continuing Education
The keynote speakers are: Professor Ron Manheimer, University of North Carolina and Center for Creative Retirement; Dr Elizabeth Mestheneos, President of AGE - the European Older People’s Platform, and 50+ Hellas, Athens; and John Gibson, Department for Innovation, Universities and Skills.
Contact Jan Petersen on extn. 92621.
17 April - 2.00pm – 5.00pm, Elizabeth Livingstone Lecture Theatre (Bowland North)
Visitors to the campus should note that a block of car-parking spaces has been reserved. Please contact Cathy Thomson (01524 594622, firstname.lastname@example.org) if you need a parking permit or directions to the venue.