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The Solent Learning and Teaching Community Conference is packed with sessions showcasing innovative pedagogic practices. You will have the opportunity to join interactive workshops, engage with colleagues from across the south coast and contribute to an exciting round table event.

We are very excited to announce that Dr Eylem Atakav and Professor Julie Hall will be joining us as a keynote speakers. Brief details of all plenary sessions are included below, or you may download the draft programme for information on all sessions.

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Please note: all session details are subject to change, and the final programme will be confirmed on the day.

Lights, camera, action! A transnational learning and teaching journey to create impact and engagement opportunities for students

Keynote: Dr Eylem Atakav

Eylem is Senior Lecturer in Film and Television at the University of East Anglia and was awarded National Teaching Fellow in 2016. Her work focuses on women, Islam and media, and she has received a number of prestigious teaching awards. As a Solent Alumni, she is looking forward to connecting with colleagues and exploring innovative pedagogy throughout the day. 

Valuing teaching and enhancing student learning in the era of TEF and REF

Keynote: Professor Julie Hall

Julie will be joining Solent as Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic) on Monday 31 August 2017. Currently Deputy Provosts (Academic) at Roehampton she has won funding of over £1 million for pedagogic research and practice, and has written about student attainment gaps and student engagement. In her professorial lecture in 2015 Julie argued that students, networked through the digital world, present themselves in multiple places at once and knowledge is no longer solely in the possession of the orator

Here be Dragons! Arming higher education for the future

Round table discussion

We asked our panel to think about what they would like to see as the next big advance in HE, significant current developments, and about how Solent can best prepare for the future. With audience participation encouraged, this plenary session is an excellent chance to discuss the difficulties and opportunities we are facing in HE.

Don’t miss out on this great opportunity to get inspired, enjoy a well-earned lunch, and network with other innovators in learning and teaching at our early evening cheese and wine reception. 

Remember, places are limited and advance registration is essential – book your place today.

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 Session Start Finish
 Registration and refreshments  8.45am  9.30pm
 Keynote 1  9.30am  9.45pm
 Parallel session  10.40am 11.30pm
 Parallel session  11.40am  12.30pm
 Lunch  12.30pm  13.15pm
 Keynote 2  13.15pm  14.15pm
 Parallel session  14.25pm  15.15pm
 Round table  15.25pm  16.10pm
 Closing remarks  16.10pm  16.20pm
 Drinks reception  16.20pm  17.00pm

These events are run in conjunction with our poster exhibition, which will be open all day.

Be sure to follow the conference on Twitter - @SolentLearning and #SLTCC2017.

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