Heads of University Management & Administration Network in Europe

Winter School 2021 Residential Programme

Sunday, 24 October 2021
14:30 – 15:00Registration
Coffee available
15:00 – 16:00Welcome and introduction to the Winter School: leading and managing changes in strategy & policy
      • Ian Creagh, Winter School Chairman, UK
      • Nadine Burquel, Winter School Director, BE
            • Programme objectives
            • The Winter School Internationalisation Case
            • Teams, team-working and the case study
            • Explanation of the underlying strategy development model for the Winter School
            • Getting the most from your Winter School experience
16:00 – 17:00Higher Education in a post-Covid World
17:30 – 18:30
20:00
Welcome drink
Dinner
Monday, 25 October 2021
Theme:Global Challenges for Higher Education Institutions – The Impact on Internationalisation Strategies
09:00 – 10:30Risks and Opportunities with Internationalisation: Asking the Right Questions
      • Karen Stanton, Vice-Chancellor, Solent University, UK
10:30 – 11:00Coffee break
11:00 – 12:30Trends in Internationalisation
      • Dorte Salskov-Iversen, Head of Department of Management,
        Society and Communication, Copenhagen Business School, DK
12:30 – 14:30Lunch
14:30 – 15:30Student Engagement
15:30 – 17:00Work on Winter School Cases session 1: Group review and preparing questions
Coffee available
17:00Free evening for participants to work in groups on cases
Tuesday, 26 October 2021
Theme:The Winter School Internationalisation Cases

09:00 – 09:30

The Process of Shaping and Implementing an Internationalisation Strategy: The Case of the University of Nottingham
      • Paul Greatrix, Registrar, University of Nottingham, UK

09:30 – 10:00

The Process of Shaping and Implementing an Internationalisation Strategy: The Case of The University of Groningen
      • Stephan van Galen, Secretary-General, University of Groningen, NL
10:00 – 10:30Coffee break
10:30 – 11:30Panel Conversation with the two case speakers
      • Paul Greatrix, Registrar, University of Nottingham, UK
      • Stephan van Galen, Secretary-General, University of Groningen, NL
11:30 – 13:00Work on Winter School Cases session
13:00 – 14:30Lunch
14:30 – 16:30Work on Winter School Cases session 2: Group review, analysis, SWOT
Coffee available
17:30 – 20:00
20:30
Sightseeing
Dinner
Wednesday, 27 October 2021
Theme:Strategic Financial Management
09:00 – 10:30Academic Strategy, Financial Strategy and Financial Management
      • Bob Rabone, Non-executive director and former Chief
        Financial Officer, Sheffield University, UK
10:30 – 11:00Coffee break
11:00 – 12:30Academic Strategy, Financial Strategy and Financial Management (continued)
      • Bob Rabone, Non-executive director and former Chief
        Financial Officer, Sheffield University, UK
12:30 – 14:00Lunch
14:00 – 15:30Building International Brand and Reputation
      • Collette Lux, Executive Director of Communications and
         Marketing, UCL, UK
15:30 – 17:00Work on Winter School Cases session 3: The development plan
Coffee available
19:00Working dinner
Thursday, 28 October 2021
Theme:Human Resource and Talent Management
09:00 – 11:00Human resource management
11:00 – 11:30Coffee break
11:30 – 13:30Understanding and Measuring Universities Impact on Society: Implications for University Management
13:30 – 14:00Working lunch
14:00 – 16:00Work on Winter School Cases session 4: Finalising and submitting reports (16:00)
Coffee available
16:00 – 20:00
20:30
Free time for participants
Dinner
Friday, 29 October 2021
09:00 – 09:40Parallel Sessions (part I): Teams present their work and receive feedback from the Winter School SC (HUMANE representatives)
      • Nadine Burquel, Winter School Director, BE
      • Ian Creagh, Winter School Chairman, UK
      • Calluna Euving, Secretary General, University of Amsterdam, NL
      • Paul Greatrix, Registrar, University of Nottingham, UK
      • Ana Maduro, Head of Administration, University of Lisbon, PT
      • Jordi Rey, Director of Quality & Internationalisation, Universitat
         Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona School of Management, ES
      • Stephan van Galen, Secretary-General, University of Groningen, NL
09:40 – 10:00Coffee break
10:00 – 10:40Parallel Sessions (part II): Teams present their work and receive feedback from the Winter School SC
HUMANE representatives (as above)
10:40 – 11:00Coffee break
11:00 – 12:00Plenary Session Feedback
HUMANE representatives (as above)
12:00 – 12:30Closing Plenary Session
12:30 – 14:00Closing lunch

Note: the programme is subject to marginal change.

Important information:

HUMANE and the Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona School of Management fully intend to deliver the Winter School in Barcelona. If however, public health restrictions associated with the Covid-19 pandemic require it to be postponed, participants will be notified with as much notice as possible.

Neither HUMANE nor the Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona School of Management are liable for any losses, accidents or damage to persons or objects during the Winter School in Barcelona. Participants attending the Winter School in Barcelona do so at their own risk and responsibility.