Articles from University College London (UCL)

UCL School of Management wins major award for gender diversity, the ‘Athena SWAN award'

@UCL School of Management has been awarded the @Athena_SWAN Bronze Award from the UK Equality Challenge Unit in recognition of their commitment to improve gender equality and representation among their staff and students.

Supporting innovation for recovery

Adapting to global reconstruction and reinvention through fostering regional networks of competence  There is general assent that the present pandemic has accelerated economic and social changes that had been anticipated in theories around the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR)[1].

Colleges as Civic Anchors in the response to COVID 19

#LoveOurColleges - Colleges sit between students and employers. As they have increased in size through recent mergers, they have become significant anchors within their communities. They sit at the centre of networks of competence.

Coordinated Regional Strategies Are Needed For Post-pandemic Regeneration

Global #shutdown has accelerated the Fourth Industrial Revolution #4IR - What does this mean for FE and skills?  The literature is clear: the geography of economic activity is largely regional with global links.  Yet regeneration is often thought of in national terms, as states set regulatory frameworks and implement macro investment strategies.  An increased emphasis on supportive national structures may be the thrust of post-pandemic activity.  

UCL and IBM collaborate to develop education programmes that bring new skills to the next generation

UCL’s Industry Exchange Network (UCL IXN) and IBM have collaborated to create the IBM Industry Exchange Network (IBM IXN). This international educational collaboration will develop a new experimental program that enables students in the UK and beyond to work on proof of concept research and development projects utilising IBM technologies such as IBM Cloud, IoT, and AI with real world organisations and clients.


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