Employer Engagement in a Digital Age – Shameless Plug

Wednesday 4 July, 2012

Greenwich Maritime Campus

The Academic Practice and Technology (APT) Conference: Employer Engagement in a Digital Age is our tenth annual e-learning and technology conference at the University of Greenwich.  It will be held on Wednesday 4th July 2012.  It provides an opportunity to debate and explore the issues surrounding employer engagement with higher education in a changing and evolving digital world. The conference, which is sponsored by the Higher Education Academy, will be a forum where policy, practice and strategic developments can be explored, discussed and shared by practitioners and researchers in a vibrant and lively atmosphere.

Employer Engagement in a Digital Age aims to:

  • Share practices, tools and approaches that have enhanced the use of technology to support employer engagement
  • Explore the changing roles of employers and higher education within a international digital workplace
  • Present research into the impact of technology-led learning on employer engagement, curriculum design, and work based learning
  • Create a platform for students’ perspectives on the benefits of graduate skills and attributes for enhancing international and local employability
  • Set an agenda for the on-going debate about the relationship between universities, colleges, new e-learners and globalised e-employers

If you are interested in attending, click to the APT2012 site for more information

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