|A free, half-day event, supported by HEFCE, for HEIs across the south of England.|
With presentations from HEFCE, three impact pilot panel members and an impact pilot institution, this event will provide an update on the current developments with the REF, focusing specifically on the assessment of impact.
The event is aimed primarily at academics likely to be submitted to the REF, or those who will be leading submissions for their HEI. It will provide a forum for networking and discussion around preparations for the impact element of the REF.
When and where:
Date: Thursday 19 May 2011
Time: 9am - 2pm
Venue: Bournemouth University, Marconi Lecture Theatre, Kimmeridge House, Talbot Campus, Poole, BH12 5BB
Cost: The event is free to attend but booking is essential.
|09:00 - 09:30||Coffee and registration|
|09:30 - 09:40||Introduction and welcome
Prof John Vinney, Vice-Chancellor, Bournemouth University
|09:40 - 10:25||HEFCE update on the REF and assessment of impact
Chris Taylor, Deputy REF Manager, HEFCE
|10:25 - 10:55||The REF impact pilot – pilot institution presentation
Prof Jim Griffiths, Professor of Engineering Geology and Geomorphology, University of Plymouth
|10:55 - 11:15||Morning break|
|11:15 - 12:55||
The REF impact pilot – panel member presentations
Speakers confirmed so far:
|12:55 - 13:25||Q&A session with all participants|
|13:25 - 13:30||External event close
Prof Matthew Bennett, PVC (Research, Enterprise & Internationalisation), Bournemouth University
|13:30 - 14:00||Lunch|