Inaugural Post-16 RIG Meeting


Date: Thursday 24th November 2016
Time: 10.30 – 3.30pm
Venue: University of Derby

Following our successful launch at the BELMAS annual conference, we are delighted to invite you to the first event of the Post-16 Research Interest Group (RIG). The aim of this RIG is to is build a forum and network which will facilitate research and knowledge exchange, develop practice, and nurture partnerships in the area of post-16 education (broadly defined). 

This event will be in the form of a discussion workshop and there will be plenty of opportunities for attendees to discuss their current and future research plans with other colleagues. Delegates will also have a chance to discuss possible future group activities for the RIG, with the aim of setting out an agreed programme of regular events.


10.30 – 11am  Arrival and Tea/Coffee
11am Welcome and introductions
11.15 – 12.30 Presentation and roundtable discussion:
  • Key issues facing leaders and managers in post-16 Education
12.30 – 1.30pm Lunch
1.30 – 2.45 Roundtable discussion
  • Delegates share and discuss current and future research interests
2.45 – 3.15 Roundtable discussion
  • Possible future activities for the RIG
3.15 – 3.30 Plenary and depart

We look forward to welcoming you to the University of Derby and progressing the RIG.    

This is a free event with tea, coffee and lunch provided.

Alan Floyd

Bill Esmond

Post 16 RIG Convenors

To register for this event, click here

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