ESRC RESEARCH SEMINAR SERIES 2013–2016
HIGHER VOCATIONAL EDUCATION AND PEDAGOGY (HIVE-PED)
FINAL SEMINAR: UNIVERSITY OF GREENWICH
Date: Friday 30th September 2016 from 9.45 - 4.00 pm
Venue: Queen Mary Undercroft, University of Greenwich, Old Royal Naval College, London SE10 9NN
9.45 Coffee and registration
10.15 Welcome and overview: Professor Jill Jameson, Chair, Centre for Leadership and Enterprise, Faculty of Education and Health and Principal Investigator, ESRC HIVE-PED Project, University of Greenwich;
10.20 Introduction: Chris Philpott, Deputy Pro Vice Chancellor, University of Greenwich
10.30 Keynote Speech: Some thoughts on the centrality of employers to achieving more and better higher level vocational education: Professor Ewart Keep, Director of the Centre for Skills, Knowledge and Organisational Performance (SKOPE), University of Oxford
11.15 Discussion panel: Higher Vocational Education: The State We're In: Chair: Professor Chris Winch, Professor of Educational Philosophy and Policy, King's College, London; Introduction to the Panel by Professor Jill Jameson, University of Greenwich.
Professor Alan Tuckett, OBE, University of Wolverhampton
Sue Betts, Director of Linking London
Charlynne Pullen, Senior Research Fellow (Skills) at the IPPR
1.15 Keynote Speech: Higher Vocational Education Pedagogy in an Age of Uncertainty: Dr Liz Atkins, Reader in Education, Department of Education and Lifelong Learning, Northumbria University, Visiting Research Fellow, University of Huddersfield.
2.00 Discussion panel: Professional-Vocational Dilemmas in Higher Vocational Education: Chair: Professor Kevin Orr; Professor of Work and Learning, University of Huddersfield.Introduction to the Panel by Hugh Joslin, Senior Research Associate, ESRC HIVE-PED Project, Greenwich;
Debi Hayes, Provost and Chief Academic Officer, GSM London;
David Winter and Bob Gilworth, HEFCE Careers Registration Learning Gain Pilot Projects;
Sharon Smith, Senior Research Associate, ESRC HIVE-PED Project, University of Greenwich.
3.00 Keynote: Final Reflection: Higher vocational education: a local-global space? Professor Gareth Parry, Professor and Director of the Centre for the Study of Higher Education at the University of Sheffield and Programme Leader at the ESRC/HEFCE Centre for Global Higher Education.
3.45 Tea and biscuits and networking
4.00 - 4.15 End of event.