Heads of University Management & Administration Network Europe

 

The challenge of change: changing models and methods for the management of transformational change in contemporary higher education

 

Hosted by the University of Bordeaux

 

 

PROGRAMME

(subject to marginal change as it is finalised)

 

 

Time

Session

Lead Speakers

 

 

Day one, Thursday November the 7th

 

12:00

Registration followed by buffet lunch

 

13:30

Welcome and introduction: key themes of the seminar

Vincent Moreau , Director General, University of Bordeaux & Prof Joanne Pagèze, Vice President (internationalisation)

 

14:00

The evolution of change management methods in the public and private sectors

Paul Woodgates, Partner, PA Consulting

 

14:40

Applying LEAN approaches to operational excellence: tricks, traps and transformations

Camille Durr, Associate Director, Cubik Partners

 

15:20

Coffee break 

 

15:40

Workshop: collaborative leadership and active followership in transformation teams

Facilitated by Cynthia Espinosa & Maud Castells, University of Bordeaux Organisational Development team

 

16:40

Plenary session: lessons learned from day one of proceedings

Facilitated discussion

 

17:00

Return to hotels

 

19:30

Drinks reception and seminar dinner

 

21:30

Return to hotels

 

 

 

Day two, Friday November 8th

 

09:00

Case study: transformation at the University of Padova: sponsorship, leadership and method

Prof Antonio Parbonetti, Vice Rector for Organization and Management, University of Padova

 

09:40

The challenge of change in higher education: and why developing a people enabled approach to change is so important

Chris Green, Chief Transformation Officer, University of Glasgow 

 

10:10

Coffee break 

 

10:30

Case Study: The University of Edinburgh’s approach to leadership and sponsorship in a transformation programme

Sarah MacKenzie, Service Excellence Change Manager and Martyn Peggie, Core Systems Lead - HR, Service Excellence Programme, University of Edinburgh

 

11.10

Case study: the dynamics of transformation in French universities. 

Vincent Moreau, Director General, University of Bordeaux

Laurent Barbieri, Director General, University of Aix-Marseille, and Secretary of the French universities’ Directors General Association

 

 

11:50

Lessons learned from day two of the seminar: change management leadership, sponsorship and followership workshop

 

Facilitated Session

 

12:30

Buffet lunch

 

 

14:00

Participants depart