Posted: by Verity Hilton in UALL News

UALL 2018 Conference - programme

Opportunities for Lifelong Learning in a Changing World

Dear Friends, 

The Annual Conference is the high point of the UALL year, and we are pleased to havre finalised the workshop programme for this event at Downing College, Cambridge between Wednesday, 21 and Friday 23 March.

Please click here to find the short programme. A full programme with workshop abstracts will be available at the event.

The theme of Opportunities for lifelong learning in a changing world has strands addressing the context of lifelong learning which enhances local, regional and global development.

The Conference will combine plenary and workshop sessions with keynote speeches from Ms Nicola Dandridge, CEO of the Office for Students, and Sten Tiedemanne, Rector of Rector Folkeuniversitetet Aarhus, Herning & Emdrup (Copenhagen)

The Conference will start on the Wednesday afternoon; an informal buffet will be held in the evening at which we welcome all our delegates, international members and guests to Cambridge.  This will be followed by two days conference and will finish on Friday afternoon with a tour of Cambridge, followed by tea at Madingley Hall, University of Cambridge, Institute of Continuing Education.  The Drinks Reception and Conference Dinner will be held on the Thursday evening in the Great Hall at Downing College.

We look forward to seeing you there! 

For any further information, please contact our Administrator Alice Reynolds at


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