Launch of Safe Campus Communities website

Launch Woburn House Conference Centre Tavistock Square, London WC1H 9HQ

Launch of Safe Campus Communities website

The event will build on previous UUK guidance, and provide a launch pad for a new ‘Prevent’ best practice website, which will cover issues including external speaker protocols, effective community and police engagement, and inter-faith relations on campus. Expert speakers will provide a summary of the legal context in which institutions must operate, and discuss a broad range of national, regional and local strategies related to the Prevent agenda

Chair:
Nicola Dandridge, Chief Executive, Universities UK

Confirmed speakers include:
Professor Geoffrey Petts, Vice-Chancellor and Rector, University of Westminster
Charles Farr, Head of Counter-Terrorism, Office for Security and Counter-Terrorism, Home Office
Dr John Bew, Director, The International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation
Gary Attle, Partner, Head of Education and Governance, Mills and Reeve LLP
Gary Loke, Head of Policy, Equality Challenge Unit
Sally Sealey, Senior Policy Adviser, Department for Communities and Local Government
Deborah Green, Head of Student Support and Wellbeing, University of Sheffield

Who should attend
Directors of Student Services; Security Officers; Heads of Estates; Heads of Operations; Academic Registrars; Community Liaison Officers; Student Union representatives; Press and Communications Officers, and anyone with a responsibility for or interest in creating safe campus communities.