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Learning & Teaching Conference 2019

The next University of Edinburgh Learning and Teaching Conference will be on Wednesday 19th June 2019 at the John McIntyre Conference Centre, Pollock Halls of Residence.

Learning & Teaching Conference delegates 2018

The next University of Edinburgh Learning and Teaching Conference will be held on:

Date: Wednesday 19th June 2019

Location: at the John McIntyre Conference Centre, Pollock Halls of Residence.

Confirmed keynote speakers:

  • Professor Peter Felten, Professor of History, Assistant Provost for Teaching and Learning, and Executive Director of the Center for Engaged Learning at Elon University, North Carolina, USA.
  • Dr Camille Kandiko-Howson, Senior Lecturer in Higher Education, Academic Head of Student Engagement, Kings College London.

Conference theme

The conference will focus on evidencing the value of teaching and learning and we welcome staff and students from across the University to attend and present. 

Call for Proposals

The call for proposals is now open.

Eligibility: This conference is for University of Edinburgh staff and students, therefore conference proposals are only accepted from University of Edinburgh staff and students.

Deadline: 5pm, Thursday 13th December 2018

Conference delegates discuss posters

We are seeking a range of different presentations (e.g. papers, workshops, posters, show and tell opportunities, walkshops and more).

Proposal Submission Form

2018 conference resources

The University's first Learning & Teaching Conference was held in June 2018. Keynote presentations were recorded, and materials from many of the session presentations are also available.

Please visit the conference outputs webpages at:

Learning & Teaching Conference 2018 outputs - watch and read now

Any questions?

If you have any questions about the conference please contact us at:

University of Edinburgh Learning & Teaching Conference

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