The innovation challenge: Accelerating digital higher education.


This four day event brings higher education, industry and policy leaders working at the intersection of academic innovation and technology under one roof and presents the latest challenges and opportunities of digital-first higher education along with cutting-edge start-ups and ideas that will reshape the future, forever.

Themes include:

  • Accelerating the digital campus
  • Digitally transforming the research experience
  • Human-centred student experience
  • Teaching, learning and assessment innovations

Freddie Quek will be speaking in the following sessions:

Day 2: 18 April 12:00pm - 12:45pm
Digital Transformation: A non-higher education view of higher education

Day 4: 20 April 11:50am - 12:30pm
Call to action: Join the UK's Digital Inclusion Network

Rashik Parmar CEO, BCS will also be speaking in the following session:

Day 3: 19 April 9:00am - 9:30am
How can UK higher education foster more diverse tech talent

This event is brought to you by: Times Higher Education in Partnership with University of Leeds and supported by BCS Digital Divide specialist group

Digital Universities Week
Date and time
Monday 17 April, 6:00pm - Thursday 20 April, 3:00pm
University of Leeds
Woodhouse Lane
This event is sold out