CASE Europe Annual Conference
Education: Disrupt or Be Disrupted
For the sector, disruption is a way of life. Societal and political turbulence is changing the way we are funded, regulated and perceived. In a time of constant change, how do we thrive and survive in an era of disruption?
Connect with a global network of education advancement professionals to find out. Discover, learn, share and go back to your institution feeling energised and inspired.
Education and Research as Disruptive Forces
Robbert Dijkgraaf is Director and Leon Levy Professor of the Institute for Advanced Study, one of the world’s foremost centers for curiosity-driven basic research where Albert Einstein was one of the first faculty members. He is a leading advocate for pure scientific inquiry and the vital importance of encouraging creativity, imagination, and “out of the box” thinking. Get ready to be disrupted!
Robbert Dijkgraaf, Director and Leon Levy Professor of the Institute for Advanced Study
Crisis hits. What would you do?
As Chief International Correspondent, Lyse Doucet covers events world-wide, but particularly those in and affecting the Middle East and Asia. Lyse has covered every major conflict in the region since the mid-1990s including the Arab Spring and the civil war in Syria.
Lyse looks at what all the uncertainty might mean, and relates the risk organisations face with the sort of risks she takes to cover a story. She explains how people demonstrate reasons for hope, displaying warmth and resilience in the toughest of circumstances.
She has received many international awards for her journalism and reporting, including Emmy, Peabody, and Sony Gold awards.
Lyse Doucet OBE, Broadcaster and Journalist, Chief International Correspondent
Conference at a Glance
Meet your Conference Chair
Alex Miles is the director of global and political affairs at The University of Nottingham. His remit includes international government relations across the University's campuses in the UK, China and Malaysia, supporting the impact of the University's research amongst policy-makers, strategic reputation and relationship management, higher education policy and supporting the Vice-Chancellor and University Executive Board. See more.