Attendance to the face-to-face element of the conference is by invitation only due to the limited capacity of the conference venue. 

However registration for the livestream is now open to all who work and thrive in higher education. Please click here to register to watch the conference livestream. 

Tickets for the livestream event are £100. Please find more information on which sessions will be available via livestream in our livestream conference programme

Recorded livestream sessions will be available for registered participants to access after the conference.

 All times are +8 GMT.

Tuesday 29 November 2022 

09.15 AM – 11.00 AM 

Opening Address by Maddalaine Ansell, Director Education, British Council

Keynote: The context for Education in a changing world

Opening Plenary: What would an equitable implementation of UNESCO’s Global Convention on the Recognition of Qualifications look like in practice? 

11.30 AM– 1.00 PM (Parallel session) Innovation in emerging economies: Does university-industry linkage matter for graduate employability? 
4.00 PM – 5.30 PM Does a university experience make alumni more socially mobile? 

Wednesday 30 November 2022

9.30 AM – 10.30 AM 

Mid-Plenary: Addressing the gender gaps in higher education 

11.00 - 12.30 AM  (Parallel session) Enhancing university’s third mission through teaching and research
1.30 - 3.00 PM  (Parallel session) Addressing violence against women within the higher education sector
3.30 - 5.00 PM  Closing Plenary: The future of international tertiary education

 For more information about the conference, please contact going.global@britishcouncil.org.