AGCAS Annual Conference for HE Careers and Employability Professionals 2018

Future Proof: Responding to the Revolution

This year's conference will bring together the expert knowledge base of AGCAS members, and guests, to answer, comment on and discuss the following questions:

  • What does employability mean in the midst of the Fourth Industrial Revolution?
  • How do we handle labour market information with an ever-diminishing shelf life?
  • How will AI, automation and big data transform our clients’ careers and our own?
  • How do we demonstrate our value by being agile and responsive in a rapidly changing world?
  • How do we use evidence to prioritise our future efforts and prove our on-going effectiveness?

Conference programme, keynote speakers and workshops

The conference programme includes a dynamic blend of workshops, Task Group Newsflashes and keynote speeches from:

  • Dr Nalayini Thambar – AGCAS Quality Director and Director of Careers and Employability at the University of Nottingham
  • Rob McCargow – Director of Artificial Intelligence, PwC UK
  • Nicola Dandridge – Chief Executive of the Office for Students
  • Norma Guerra Gaier – President 2018–19 NACE Board of Directors
  • Julia Middleton – Founder and CEO of Common Purpose
  • Dr Bob Gilworth – AGCAS President and Director of The Careers Group, University of London


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