About the summit

Times Higher Education  Leadership & Management Summit


Hosted by the editors of Times Higher Education, the global authority on university excellence, the summit covers two full days of interview, debate and discussion, and networking events including a gala dinner, drinks reception, lunches and social events.

What you will learn


The 2019 Leadership and Management Summit will tackle the most pressing concerns for leaders and management across the globe at a time when the world needs to strengthen and prepare for change.

Subthemes

  • Leading universities to greatness: the future of governance
  • Managing universities for success
  • Financing the future university: changes on the horizon
  • Engagement to advance your institution

Why attend?


  • Meet with your peers and develop your network at a three-day summit and prestigious gala dinner
  • Hear from thought leaders from across the world
  • Engage in debates and share ideas
  • Join a global network of leaders, experts and decision-makers who set the agenda for excellence in higher education
  • Share your experience with THE’s worldwide audience of higher education professionals

 

Who should attend?


Vice-chancellors, rectors, presidents, deputy presidents, vice-presidents and distinguished scholars representing higher education and governments along with industries and businesses with close links to both sectors.

Highlights from our flagship event: THE  World Academic Summit 2018


99%

WOULD RETURN

94%

WOULD RECOMMEND THE SUMMIT TO THEIR PEERS

76%

SAID THE SUMMIT PROGRAMME WAS VERY GOOD OR EXCEPTIONAL

The biggest ever THE World Academic Summit took place at the National University of Singapore, 25-27 September 2018, and was attended by more than 500 senior leaders from 53 countries.

Programme: View the full three-day programme and list of speakers for the 2018 summit.

Podcast: The THE  team select their highlights from the 2018 summit.