Save The Date: 28th-30th June


As part of the UWS Festival of Learning for 2017, we are delighted to invite you to attend the International Higher Education Teaching and Learning Association (HETL) conference ‘Creating Inclusion and Diversity in Higher Education’.

HETL brings together higher education professionals and thought leaders from around the world to dialogue, network, and collaborate on issues relevant to teaching and learning in higher education.

At this exciting conference – which will take place at UWS Paisley Campus – you will have the opportunity to explore new developments in inclusion and diversity in higher education with colleagues from across the globe. Keynote speakers include:

  • Professor Craig Mahoney, Principal and Vice-Chancellor of the University of the West of Scotland
  • Professor Lorraine Stefani, Professor of Higher Education Strategic Engagement, University of Auckland
  • Professor Mandla Makhanya, Principal and Vice-Chancellor of University of South Africa
  • Dame Ruth Silver (DBE), President, Further Education Trust for Leadership

Visit the HETL website to find out more about the conference, including details of how to submit a conference proposal.

Call for papers now open!  Deadline for papers is Saturday 31st December 2016.

Further details available at