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Facing the Future – Doing leadership – with humanity, from the middle out (Members only)

Online event
County / Region
United Kingdom
Position on the Pathway
All categories
Fellowship Category
All Fellowship Categories
Event Type
Start Date
End Date
1 hour
Institution Type
Higher Education and Further Education
Price From
Included in Advance HE Membership


As part of our enhanced range of member benefits for the 2019-20 academic year, we are running a series of webinars which cover the themes of ‘facing the future’ and ‘global perspectives’, and will focus on creating and sharing new knowledge as well as an opportunity to engage in discussion with colleagues from Advance HE member institutions globally.

The fourth webinar of the Facing the Future Series is entitled ‘Doing leadership – with humanity, from the middle out’. The objective is to provide thought-provoking, forward-looking ideas and to stimulate discussion on the role of higher education in the era of Leading the Academy 2025. All those joining the webinar will be invited to take part in the discussion.


People tasked with ‘showing leadership’ frequently find their actions constrained by time-hungry, admin-burdened systems and ill-fitting structures. When the resources to ‘do leadership’ with are squeezed to the limit and people to lead-with feel similarly, the task can seem invidious.

There are ways and means! In this webinar, we explore the experiences of finding the wiggle room in the HE systems to do leadership with humanity and of finding a voice in evolving said systems towards ‘better’.

Our panel of speakers includes: