The GDP Scotland event provides a state-of-the-nation view on governance in HE, with a particular take on the emerging impact of the legislation on governance in Scottish HE institutions, considering progress on outcome agreements and a wider analysis of the funding landscape. We will hear from leaders in the sector, as well as court members, with a chance to network and share practice. The event will be of benefit to Chairs, governors and governance professionals.
09:30am Welcome and Introductions - Aaron Porter, Associate Director (Governance), Advance HE & Laura Coutts, Head of Membership (Scotland and Northern Ireland), Advance HE
09:50am Policy Environment in Scotland - Alastair Sim, Director, Universities Scotland
11:00am Fair Access in Scotland - John McKendrick, Access Commissioner, Glasgow Caledonian University
11:30am Funding in Scottish Higher Education
11:55am Comfort Break
12:00pm What Courts Should Know About Academic Quality
12:30pm Breakout Discussions