Impact of Higher Education Institutions on Regional Economies: A Joint Research Initiative



Universities, Graduates and Innovation - the regional impact of higher education: Cardiff, 17th June 2008

 Presentations delivered on 17/06/08

Plenary Session

Keynote Speech: The Economic Contribution of Higher Education in Wales   PDF File

Gareth Jones AM OBE Esq., Assembly Member for Aberconwy and Chair of the Enterprise and Lifelong Learning Committee, the National Assembly for Wales

Overview of the Impact of higher education institutions on regional economies initiative Ursula Kelly and Peter McGregor, University of Strathclyde  Powerpoint  presentation

Workshop 1 

Rob Huggins, UWIC: The Regional Pertinence of University-Generated Knowledge Powerpoint File

Workshop 2 

Marc Cowling, Emma Polllard, Pete Bates, IES ; The Brighton Factor! Graduate Choices: University, Living and Working Powerpoint File

Workshop 3

Mark Livingston, University of Glasgow : The Impacts of Students on Urban Areas Powerpoint File

Workshop  4 

Ronnie Ramlogan, University of Manchester: The Role, Context and Typologies of Universities in Innovation systems Powerpoint File

Workshop 5

Marc Cowling, IES: What's different about University Cities? Powerpoint File

Workshop 6

Helen Simpson, University of Bristol: Geographical Proximity and Firm-University Linkages Powerpoint File