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Scottish Universities Development Plans 2018
Tuesday, 6th March 2018 @ 1530hrs - 1900hrs
The Trades Hall, Glasgow, G1 1UH
Scottish Universities Development Plans 2018 | Event
Venue: Merchants House, 7 West George Street, Glasgow, G2 1BA
We’ll be joined by some fantastic speakers in Glasgow who’ll provide an abundance of market intel and outline regional plans. Presentations & discussions points will include an overview of key developments in the future by the University of Edinburgh, insight into expansions plans of the University of Glasgow and much more.
VIP Dinner Tickets
A unique opportunity to spend quality time after the event with the speakers. Take discussions about projects and schemes, procurement opportunities and networking with decision makers into a more relaxed environment. The evening meal includes a formal discussion around key regional topics in the industry – accompanied by good food, wine and excellent company. Join the following speakers and companies at Urban restaurant:
- Gary Jebb – The University of Edinburgh
- Jane Johnston – The University of Edinburgh
- Other Companies: Balfour Beatty, Architype, Godfrey Syrett, ADP Architecture, Schneider Electric, Faithful+Gould, Currie & Brown, Wates Smartspace, Morris & Spottiswood, Merit Holdings
Our event in Glasgow will look at the University and Higher Education sector in Scotland and will feature some of the leading Universities. Attracting talent to the City is key as is the challenge of retaining them post-graduation, so the dynamic for both of these leading Universities in terms of working closely with the City Councils is key to the economic prosperity of Scotland.
Gary Jebb, Director of Estates at University of Edinburgh will talk about their 2030 development projects – which are set to take place of four campuses, with new buildings, redevelopments and refurbishments.
Ann Allen, the Director of Estates and Buildings at Glasgow University will present details on their £1bn masterplan for growth which is set to transform the city and the University.
We’ll also welcome Dr Roddy Macdonald, Head of Higher Education and Science Division at The Scottish Government. Roddy will be giving an opening keynote to really set the scene of higher education within the Scotland and share an overview of funding, economic links, student support policies and more.
We hope to be in a position to announce further speakers shortly.
- 1530 – 1600; Registration
- 1600 – 1645; Networking with Wine, Beer and Soft Drinks
- 1645 – 1815; Speaker Presentations
- 1815 – 1900; Networking with Hot Food, Wine, Beer and Soft Drinks
- 1930 – 2200; After Event Speakers Dinner (VIP TICKET HOLDERS ONLY)