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Teaching and Learning Conference 2023

Keele University
County / Region
United Kingdom
Position on the Pathway
Excellence in practice
Fellowship Category
All Fellowship Categories
Event Type
Face to Face Conferences
Teaching and Learning
Start Date
End Date
3 days
Institution Type
Higher Education and Further Education
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Teaching in the Spotlight: Shaping the future of teaching in HE

Our flagship three-day conference attracting HE practitioners involved in teaching and learning from the UK and overseas. The conference will include a vast range of keynotes, panel sessions, oral presentations, ignite sessions, soapbox debates and workshops from across the sector. 

Teaching and learning in higher education continues to be an area of constant change with staff, students and institutions still developing and evolving their models of higher education as we emerge from the pandemic. Join us at the Advance HE Teaching and Learning Conference 2023 being held at Keele University to discuss how we can shape the future of teaching and learning in higher education across the globe and share how you are shaping your teaching, your department, your institution and your future in higher education. Find out more about Advance HE Teaching and Learning Conference 2023.

Join the conversation #TLConf23.

Conference aims

The conference will:

  • Create space for delegates to engage in creative thinking around teaching and learning towards continuous enhancement and innovation.
  • Increase knowledge and confidence of delegates to continue to develop and improve their teaching practice and have a positive impact on the success of their students.
  • Engage with leaders and influencers from across the HE sector who share the passion for teaching and learning.

Who should attend?

Teaching practitioners including: Heads of departments, academic programme leaders and developers, lecturers, academic and support staff, and learning technologists.

Call for proposals and guide to submissions

The conference call for papers is now open. Submissions are welcomed against any of the seven thematic areas below and can be discipline focused, interdisciplinary or multi-disciplinary in nature.

The theme Teaching in the Spotlight: Shaping the future of HE will address the following areas and themes:

  1. Shaping the future by challenging the norm
  2. Shaping the future through education for sustainable development
  3. Shaping the future through flexible teaching and learning
  4. Shaping the future of inclusive teaching
  5. Shaping the future through staff-student curriculum co-creation
  6. Shaping the future through engagement – students, employers, community, alumni
  7. Shaping the future through immersive learning experiences

Proposals are welcomed for Interactive breakout/workshop sessions, Oral presentations, Ignite sessions, Roundtable sessions and Poster presentations from individuals or teams from across a single institution, or involving multiple institutions, employers and other partners, and especially from individuals of underrepresented groups.

Proposals are also welcomed from students, student unions or other student bodies. Creative collaborations between academic teams, professional service teams and students are welcomed.

The conference aims to showcase a wide and diverse range of work, activities and creative practice. Individuals may submit against more than one session type, but should select the most relevant thematic area.

Deadline for submissions: midnight 29 November 2022

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