UKAT offers conferences, webinars and other events throughout the year, both online and in various locations around the UK. These events provide professional development opportunities for personal tutors and academic advisors who are invested in helping students achieve academic success.
The UKAT Annual Conference is the major event of the year and provides an opportunity to learn in general sessions from experts in the field, gain knowledge and review best practices with colleagues in concurrent sessions, and participate in interactive workshops. The variety of learning formats also may include poster sessions, exhibitor presentations, and formal and informal networking opportunities.
Thursday 12 December 2019, 14:00
Louisa Hill and Nicola Smith, University of Leeds
In this webinar, the speakers will discuss the importance of supporting international students through personal tutoring and give an insight into the types of support commonly sought by international student cohorts. They will also provide some case studies and examples of how personal tutoring can be tailored to support students from a wide range of backgrounds.
Friday 13 December 2019
Saturday 14 December 2019
Monday 16 December 2019
Monday 6 April 2020, 09:00
The UKAT Annual Conference provides professional development opportunities for advisers, academics, researchers administrators and students who are invested in helping higher education students achieve academic success. The conference provide opportunities to learn from experts in the field, gain knowledge and review effective practices with colleagues, and participate in interactive workshops. A wide range of learning formats are offered, including poster sessions, exhibitor presentations, and networking opportunities.
This 5th Annual conference explores how personal tutoring makes a fundamental contribution to the personalisation of learning and connects the formal curriculum to student goals and aspirations to enhance student success.
Wednesday 15 April 2020, 09:30, 16:00
Join UKAT presenters, UKAT sponsors and speakers from the US for a Technology in Tutoring symposium at Middlesex University. This event will explore a range of technologies that can be used to support academic advising and personal tutoring, and will showcase how digital technologies can make academic advising and personal tutoring more effective, efficient and better able to support diverse student communities. A full schedule for the event and registration details will be released early in the New Year.
Events in italic typeface are not provided by UKAT but are 3rd party events which may be of interest to UKAT members