10:00 am - 4:00 pm 28/02/2019
Employability, Enterprise & Entrepreneurship education:
Examining the opportunities for collaboration and differentiation
Thursday February 28th 2019 10am – 4pm
University of Dundee, Nethergate, Dundee, DD1 4HN
Delegates will have the opportunity to:
- Increase their understanding of the importance of the 3 Es of enterprise, entrepreneurship and employability
- Explore the potential for developing strong links between enterprise and careers department by hearing about a range of different approaches being taken across Scotland
- Hear about the recent findings in the Universities Scotland ‘Made it Happen’ report and gain a better understanding of how policy change has led to impact
- Network with enterprise educators and employability professionals from a range of universities.
This Enterprise Exchange event will explore how University enterprise and entrepreneurship educators and careers and employability professionals can work together more effectively to develop enterprise skills and attributes in students and graduates from all disciplines.
A range of keynote speakers will share their perspectives on the importance of all 3 Es to the economy and will explore with the audience what the potential is for further developing links between careers & enterprise departments. There will be practitioner-led workshops focussing on existing models of collaboration and facilitated discussions about the opportunities and challenges of aligning the 3E’s and definitions.
Speakers and facilitators confirmed so far
- Ruth Donnelly, Assistant Director, University of Edinburgh Careers Service
- Eleanor Mackay, Enterprise Programmes Officer, University of Strathclyde
Cost to attend
Staff from EEUK members – Free of Charge. All other individuals – £125 (non-refundable).
This Enterprise Exchange event has been organised by the University of Dundee and EEUK