Elsevier’s Research Intelligence portfolio answers the most pressing challenges that researchers and research managers face, with innovative solutions that improve both an institution’s and an individual’s ability to establish, execute and evaluate research strategy and performance. We collaborate to meet your specific needs using Scopus, SciVal, Pure and custom Analytical Services. Find out more about Elsevier.
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The Wall Street Journal is a global news organisation that provides leading news, information, commentary and analysis. The Wall Street Journal engages readers across print, digital, mobile, social and video. Building on its heritage as the pre-eminent source of global business and financial news, the journal includes coverage of US and world news, politics, arts, culture, lifestyle, sports and health. It holds 37 Pulitzer Prizes for outstanding journalism. The Wall Street Journal is published by Dow Jones, a division of News Corp. Find out more about The Wall Street Journal.
Advance HE was formed in March 2018, following the merger of the Equality Challenge Unit, the Higher Education Academy and the Leadership Foundation for Higher Education. Its purpose is to advance the professional practice of higher education to improve outcomes for the benefit of students, staff and society. One of the ways it does this is by promoting excellence in teaching and learning in higher education globally. Find out more about Advance HE.
HSBC is one of the world’s largest banks, supporting more than 1 million UK businesses, among 37 million customers worldwide. In 2017, it was named “The World’s Best Bank” in Euromoney magazine’s Awards for Excellence. Its international banking network covers 54 international markets, giving access to 90 per cent of world trade flows. HSBC’s regional heads work with experts in markets, liquidity and cash management to design sophisticated, cross-border solutions. Among specialist teams serving eight key sectors is the Public Sector and Higher Education team, which focuses on supporting UK universities and local authorities. HSBC works alongside local relationship directors to share experience and insight, support clients’ ambitions and fuel their growth. Find out more about HSBC.
Huawei is a leading global provider of information and communications technology infrastructure and smart devices. With integrated solutions across four key domains – telecom networks, IT, smart devices and cloud services – we are committed to bringing digital to every person, home and organisation for a fully connected, intelligent world. Find out more about Huawei.
Microsoft aims to empower every person and organisation to achieve more. We understand that the real value of technology lies in the skills it builds, the opportunities it creates and the horizons it broadens. We constantly invest in education, empowering the education community with a wide range of solutions and programs that help transform learning and research. Cloud-driven R&D can help secure higher university ranking and increase the quality of research projects. To learn more visit www.azure4research.com. Find out more about Microsoft.
Pearson is the world’s learning company, with expertise in educational courseware and assessment, and a range of teaching and learning services powered by technology. Our mission is to help people make progress through access to better learning. We believe that learning opens up opportunities, creating fulfilling careers and better lives. Find out more about Pearson.
Perrett Laver is an international executive search firm advising on leadership for educational, research, healthcare, non-profit and cultural organisations in more than 50 countries worldwide. We identify outstanding leaders for organisations that collectively are solving the world’s biggest challenges and having an extraordinary impact in society as a whole. Find out more about Perrett Laver.
Qatar University is a leading institution of academic and research excellence in the Gulf Cooperation Council region, providing high-quality programmes that produce Qatar’s next leaders. Its vibrant research portfolio addresses local and regional challenges, advances national goals towards a knowledge-based economy, and contributes actively to the needs and aspirations of the society. Find out more about Qatar University.
Blackbaud is the world’s leading cloud software company powering social good—and higher education institutions are at the heart of our work. Believing in the critical role of higher education in building a better world, we serve institutions of all types by providing the software, services, data intelligence and expertise they need to deliver on their mission. Learn more about Blackbaud.
Founded in 1990 by social entrepreneur Bruce Poon Tip, G Adventures is a small group adventure travel operator offering more than 700 tours in 100 countries, on all seven continents. G Adventures' award-winning trips support local communities, giving travellers meaningful experiences with people, cultures, landscapes and wildlife, while offering them the freedom and flexibility to explore on their own. Learn more about G Adventures.
Manulife is a leading international financial services group that helps people make their decisions easier and lives better. We provide financial advice, insurance, as well as wealth and asset management solutions for individuals, groups and institutions.
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Western University’s Alumni Association represents more than 300,000 Western graduates living and leading in 150 countries. Association members give freely of their time and talent to help foster relationships between alumni and the University, and among alumni in networks around the world, all while delivering an alumni experience like no other.
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