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Council Away Day 2017 Programme

 

Building Excellence – Performance, Potential and Perception

 

Sir Denis Rooke Building, Holywell Park

 

 

09:00-09:15: Coffee and Registration (The Babbage)

 

 

Location: Stephenson Lecture Theatre

 

09:15-09:20: Opening Remarks (Sir Peter) 

 

 

Location: Stephenson Lecture Theatre

 

09:20-10:45: Performance and Potential: Reflections on Loughborough University’s success    

 

  • Group-work – circa 40 mins: Reflecting on Loughborough’s Success
  • Presentations – circa 30 mins
    • Performance: A reflection on recent performance and HE environment (Bob Allison)
    • Potential: Aligning resources and support to unlock potential (Andy Stephens)
  • Q&A – circa 15 mins

 

 

10:45-11:00: Break (The Babbage)

 

Location: Stephenson Lecture Theatre

 

11:00-12:15: Perception: Projecting Excellence (Richard Taylor and Emma Leech) 

 

  • Presentations – circa 30 mins
  • Group-work – circa 30 mins
  • Feedback – circa 15 mins

 

 

12:15-13:00: Lunch (Deans and select Heads of Service to join) (The Babbage)

 

 

13:00-14:15: Perception: Strategic Pillars

 

Group 1 (Chair: Richard Taylor supported by Rich Wheater, Performance and Development Director)

Sport as the fourth pillar: Performance, Potential and Perception

Location:  Murdoch

 

[Guide to session]

  • Plenary & Q&A (20 mins)
  • Groups (40 mins)
  • Agree feedback (10 mins)

 

Group 2 (Chair: Rachel Thomson)

 

 

Matching the student academic experience to the wider student experience

Location: Brunel

 

[Guide to session]

  • Plenary & Q&A (20 mins)
  • Groups (40 mins)
  • Agree feedback (10 mins)

 

Group 3 (Chair: Steve Rothberg)

Research investments for a step change in the perception of the University

Location:  Pascal

 

[Guide to session]

  • Plenary & Q&A (20 mins)
  • Groups (40 mins)
  • Agree feedback (10 mins)

 

Group 4 (Chair: Tracy Bhamra)

Enterprise  - The opportunities for Loughborough through the Industrial Strategy

Location:  Arkwright

 

[Guide to session]

  • Plenary & Q&A (20 mins)
  • Groups (40 mins)
  • Agree feedback (10 mins)

 

 

Location: Stephenson Lecture Theatre

 

14:15-15:00: Perception: Strategic Pillars - feedback

 

 

15:00-15:15 Close and Coffee Break (Deans to leave) (The Babbage)

 

 

 

 

The formal Council meeting will start at 15:15 – the agenda has been issued separately.

 

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