Meeting updates

UEB 7 March 2016

  • It was noted that that the National Software Academy received the ‘Collaborative Partnership prize’ at the recent ESTnet Awards for its partnership with Alacrity and the Welsh Government.
  • It was noted that the College of BLS had been a main sponsor of the recent BioWales Conference which represented a step change in activity for this particular conference and had proved particularly successful.
  • It was noted that all CUROP projects graded ‘B’ and above that met the criteria had been funded.
  • UEB received a paper on PGR teaching. It was agreed that a consistent approach would be developed with a view to implementing at the start of 2016/17.
  • UEB received a paper on HEFCW’s fee and access plan. UEB agreed to approve the points for the University’s response to the consultation on HEFCW’s draft fee and access plan guidance from 2017/18.

UEB received the following regular reports

  • Innovation System building steering groups’ quarterly report
  • PVC Student Experience and Academic Standards monthly report
  • PVC College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences monthly report