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March 2016

CHEAD Conference 2016

March 16, 2016 - March 19, 2016

Art School – Location – Agency Henri Lefebrve predicted that the future of art is urban. Stuart Hall summed up postmodernism as ‘modernism in the streets’. The arts and the city seem to go hand in hand. The city has become established as the site of art, its production, distribution, acquisition and consumption, indeed a key framework of reference. In the 20th century, the metropolitan environments of New York, London, Berlin or Shanghai were considered to be the site of…

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What if? Why not? Creative Risk Taking in Art and Design Higher Education

March 21, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
LVMH E003, CSM Granary Square
London, London N1C 4AA United Kingdom
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Further details on the programme and booking form here This symposium will focus on how risk taking is supported within a structured academic learning environment and how it is understood both in the context of the quest for innovation and the ‘new,’ and in relation to societal change and entrepreneurship. This symposium is part of the UAL Teaching Platform Series. In these events we explore contemporary issues in art and design education.  The event will offer keynote input and hands-on workshop…

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May 2016

Leadership Programme: Seminar 3: People and Performance in Challenging Times

May 13, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Cleveland College of Art & Design, HE Campus Church Square
Hartlepool, TS24 7EX United Kingdom
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Venue: Cleveland College of Art & Design, University Level Campus, Church Square, Hartlepool, TS24 7EX Hosted by Dr Jill Fernie-Clarke, Vice Principal (Academic) The session aims to: Examine how institutional level strategies work and how these are implemented through the employment and development of people Understand through a case study how performance is managed Give an opportunity for delegates to review their staff development matters with expert and experienced input from others, including legal and disciplinary aspects Work on common…

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CHEAD Membership & Networking Meeting

May 26, 2016 @ 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Woburn House, 20-24 Tavistock Square
London, WC1H 9HQ
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The Future of Teaching & Learning in ADM HE Our sector is facing many challenges in responding to a rapidly changing teaching and learning environment. What are the implications of TEF and how best can ADM HEIs implement the framework. What is the role of region and placemaking in learning? What is the future of ADM pedagogy? Programme and speakers include: Policy update TEF Briefing Interactive workshop 'Facing the Challenges Together' in  collaboration with NESTA, Guild HE, APDIG and AAH.…

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July 2016

CHEAD/BIS Open Policy Workshop – TEF Implementation

July 11, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHEAD is organising an open policy workshop with BIS on 11 July 2016 in Central London (TBC). The workshop is designed to give BIS initial input on implementation of TEF at discipline level - this is a unique chance to influence BIS' thinking in the early stages.

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September 2016

CHEAD Research Strategy Group Symposium

September 8, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 3:30 pm
Royal College of Art, Kensington Gore
London, SW7 2EU United Kingdom
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CHEAD's Research Alliance is launching with a symposium hosted by RCA on 8 September 2016 to set the challenges for developing a sector-led research strategy and culture for REF 2121. This will bring together an Alliance of research leaders from the Art, Design and Media (ADM) research sector to set out a programme to build our research capacity and capability. Topics will include: PHD Supervision, leadership, supporting ECRs, Practice as Research (PAR), research collaboration, funding. Book your place here See…

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October 2016

Links Network/HEAD Trust Project

October 27, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

A meeting for the network for Subject Associations. Vision: ● Working closely with the HEAD Trust, Subject Associations and other partners ● Gathering and disseminating intelligence ● Finding commonalities and knitting allegiances ● Identifying key issues ● Responding as a sector Book your place here:

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November 2016

Leadership Programme Seminar 4: Leading and Developing a Research Culture

November 9, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Venue: University of Westminster, Harrow Campus, hosted by Professor Kerstin Mey and Professor Karen Fleming The seminar will focus on steps towards building a research culture in art and design; case studies including collaborations with industry; REF and aftermath; whole department research activity and planning. Book your place here

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December 2016

CHEAD Membership and Networking Meeting

December 15, 2016 @ 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Woburn House, 20-24 Tavistock Square
London, WC1H 9HQ
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Data and Narrative Data is playing an increasing role in creative HE from creative research to management support. How well do we understand 'big data', its role in arts and design research and its policy implications? As a sector, art and design professionals tend to be rooted in narrative and multi-faceted expressive forms. How do we engage with a world shaped by machine data, algorithmic analysis and automated decision support? How can 'big data' inform design research? How do we evaluate…

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January 2017

Membership and Networking Meeting

January 20 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Woburn House, 20-24 Tavistock Square
London, WC1H 9HQ
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Join fellow CHEAD members for talks, policy briefings and interactive workshops. Book your place here

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