Delivered by, and for, educators from UK business schools, the annual Learning, Teaching & Student Experience (LTSE) conference showcases latest innovations in teaching practice, cutting-edge pedagogic research and inventive student engagement initiatives.

The collegiate atmosphere makes it an ideal opportunity for learning, idea-sharing, personal development and networking.

LTSE 2020 will take place at the ICC in Belfast on 12-13 May.

The call for workshops, research papers, PechaKucha presentations, roundtable discussions and posters for LTSE 2020 will open shortly. Presenting at LTSE 2020 is an excellent opportunity for you to:

  • Demonstrate innovative teaching to colleagues from across the sector
  • Gather constructive feedback about a new research project, course or initiative
  • Share best practice in supporting student retention, attainment and progression
  • Refine your presentation and communication skills

The call for workshops, research papers, PechaKucha presentations, roundtable discussions and posters for LTSE 2020 will open shortly.

Presenting at LTSE 2020 is an excellent opportunity for you to:

  • Demonstrate innovative teaching to colleagues from across the sector
  • Gather constructive feedback about a new research project, course or initiative
  • Share best practice in supporting student retention, attainment and progression
  • Refine your presentation and communication skills

Register now at the Early Bird Rate!

Save 25% on each additional pass when making a Group Booking

Chartered ABS Members

Not sure whether your institution is a member? Full list available here.

Full conference with Gala Dinner - Early Bird Discount   £419
Single day without Gala Dinner - Early Bird Discount   £279
Full conference without Gala Dinner - Early Bird Discount   £399
Two participants for full conference and Gala Dinner - Early Bird Discount   £729
Group booking: For groups of 3 or more participants  Please contact us for a bespoke package

Non Members (higher education, public sector and third sector)

Full conference with Gala Dinner - Early Bird Discount   £539
Single day without Gala Dinner - Early Bird Discount   £369
Full conference without Gala Dinner - Early Bird Discount   £939

Commercial organisations

Full conference with Gala Dinner - Early Bird Discount   £789
Single day without Gala Dinner - Early Bird Discount   £539
Full conference without Gala Dinner - Early Bird Discount   £1,379

Presenters

Please note that bookings for the presenter rate will open in early February 2020 once the submissions for the conference have been reviewed and selected.

Full conference with Gala Dinner - Early Bird Discount   £319
Single day without Gala Dinner - Early Bird Discount   £209
Full conference without Gala Dinner - Early Bird Discount   £299
Two participants for full conference and Gala Dinner - Early Bird Discount   £559
Group booking: For groups of 3 or more participants - Early Bird Discount  Please contact us for a bespoke package

View the Chartered ABS policy on cancellations, transfers and substitutions.

Sponsoring LTSE 2020 is a great way of raising your profile with business and management educators from across the UK. In 2019 we had over 350 attendees from more than 90% of UK business schools and the 2020 conference is likely to be even larger.

If you are interested in exploring sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities at LTSE 2020 please contact:

Oliver Lowe
Head of Conferences & International
Chartered Association of Business Schools
Direct: +44 (0) 207 634 9581
Email: oliver.lowe@charteredabs.org
3rd Floor, 40 Queen Street, London EC4R 1DD

Our 2019 sponsors included:

Breakout Session Sponsor: Inspera Assessment

Inspera Assessment is a global EdTech SaaS leader in high-stakes digital examinations. With more than 10 years of experience and millions of exams successfully delivered, Inspera is a trusted Scandinavian partner for the most innovative higher education institutions and business schools. Supporting the entire exam lifecycle with its accessible, secure, and reliable solution, Inspera helps you build continuous quality into your workflows and use it as a catalyst for data-driven transformation of blended teaching and learning at your institution.

Breakout Session Sponsor: VitalSource

VitalSource® is a renowned innovator and trusted partner for institutions and publishers globally, improving the student learning experience by making it easy to deliver effective, affordable content on the World’s number 1 digital content platform, Bookshelf®. Students in 241 countries connect to content from over 1,000 global and local-language publishers, online or offline while data-driven insights from our analytics tools give instructors the ability to understand student study habits and effectively support student success and outcomes. With our comprehensive training and onboarding programmes, our aim is a smooth, successful implementation experience that realises your institution’s vision and goals.

Breakout Session Sponsor: Netex Learning

Netex develops and delivers cutting-edge solutions for digital classrooms, focusing its innovation on 5 technology layers - integrated authoring, learning analytics, collaboration, gamification and adaptivity - to create a new way of learning, Netex’s smartED solution. Netex is also a referential technology partner for publishers, governments and educational institutions.

Breakout Session Sponsor: SAGE Publishing

Sara Miller McCune founded SAGE Publishing in 1965 to support the dissemination of usable knowledge and educate a global community. SAGE publishes more than 1,000 journals and over 900 new books each year, spanning a wide range of subject areas. Our growing selection of library products includes archives, data, case studies and video. SAGE remains majority owned by our founder and after her lifetime will become owned by a charitable trust that secures the company’s continued independence. Principal offices are located in Los Angeles, London, New Delhi, Singapore, Washington DC and Melbourne. sagepublishing.com

Breakout Session Sponsor: PEARSON

Pearson Higher Education UK works with educators and institutions to support learner needs and deliver measurable results, enabling students everywhere to fulfill their potential. We are transforming our content to be flexible and digital so that you can deliver learning in more impactful, accessible and personal ways.From digital learning tools and personalised resources to online and blended course development, we help you help your students be the best they can possibly be. pearson.com

Breakout Session Sponsor: MCGRAW HILL

McGraw Hill are a leading learning science company with a vision to unlock the full potential of every student, providing digital technologies grounded in research, worldwide. Complete with a team of innovative pedagogical experts, learning engineers and content developers their solutions facilitate the teaching process and enhance the learning experience, improving pass rates, elevating grades and increasing engagement. Their range of innovative technologies are available in nearly 60 languages, and includes ebooks and a digital course management solution, Connect2.

Workshop Partner: The Case Centre

The Case Centre is the independent home of the case method. A not-for-profit organisation and registered charity, we advance the case method worldwide to inspire and transform business education across the globe. Access to the best management cases, articles, book chapters and instructor materials available worldwide is provided at www.thecasecentre.org, and includes facilities to search, preview and purchase for instant download. The Case Centre also offers many services to support the writing and teaching of cases including training, scholarships, awards and materials on the case method. The Case Centre’s distribution service allows authors to make their cases available to a global audience.

Conference Supporter: Global Investor Simulations

Global Investor Simulations publishes Finance Lab Professional, an experiential learning resource which improves and enriches learning and employability, and increases student engagement. The simulation brings the challenges and pressures of financial markets trading into the university computer lab or trading room, both to enhance teaching and to test and develop students’ knowledge and key skills. Our Investus experiential learning workshop uses the challenge of working under pressure to meet a client’s objectives as a way of developing communication, collaboration and leadership skills.  The workshop is supported by a Key Competencies framework that tracks and measure progress in the development of these skills.

globalinvestorsims.com

Conference Supporter: Kortext

Kortext is a world-leading digital textbook and personal study platform providing access to over 500,000 etextbooks from over 1,000 publishers, as well  as the ability to download OER content, course packs, lecture notes, presentation slides and other materials. Students can also annotate, view interactive content and collaborate with peers, meaning they can connect with content in a more engaging manner. Kortext also provides analytics dashboards, which can give deeper insights into learning habits, inform decision making and help create personalised learning paths. The platform is being adopted by institutions and governments worldwide to help learners study anytime, anywhere.

LTSE 2020 takes place at the International Convention Centre in Belfast

ICC Belfast is conveniently located within a 10-minute walk of the city centre. The entrance to ICC Belfast is located beside the river Lagan, overlooking picturesque views of the river, this entrance is aptly named the Riverside Entrance.

2 Lanyon Place
Belfast
BT1 3WH.

Participants are responsible for making their own accommodation arrangements and further details about recommended hotels will be available shortly.

Each year LTSE attracts around 300 educators from over 100 UK business schools.

The conference is of particular value to:

  • Directors of learning & teaching
  • Lecturers of all levels
  • Student experience support managers

Unsure if the event is right for you? Get in touch with Oliver Lowe for an informal chat (oliver.lowe@charteredabs.org)

Gala Dinner @ Titanic Belfast

The Gala Dinner for LTSE 2020 will take place at the world famous Titanic Belfast museum.

The relaxed atmosphere makes it an ideal opportunity for ideas-sharing and networking. The dinner takes place on the evening of the first day of the conference (Tuesday 12 May). We will commence with a drinks reception from 19:10 and dinner will be served at 20:15.

Dress code: Business attire

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"This was my first experience and I have enjoyed it immensely - very positive conference"

Dr Sarah Warnes
Senior Teaching Fellow, UCL School of Management

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"A really friendly environment where you feel comfortable sharing ideas"

Suzanne McCallum
Senior Lecturer, University of Glasgow, Adam Smith Business School

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"Buzzing, busy and full and relevant agenda"

Dr Keith Pond
Senior Lecturer, Loughborough University, School of Business and Economics

"Thanks for getting us all together to share ideas, get re-inspired and kick-start new collaborations"

Dr Vikki Abusidualghoul
Assistant Dean and Principal Teaching Fellow, Warwick Business School