Institute of Education – Launch Event

Launch of the Institute of Education Wednesday 2 March

Event date: Wednesday, 2 March 2016 at 2.00 PM


Wednesday 2 March 2016


2pm - 5.30pm


Kirtley Hall, University of Derby, Kedleston Road, DE22 1GB

About the event:

Join us for the launch of the Institute of Education, our new hub for educational research. The Institute conducts educational research and provides consultancy to schools, education providers, the wider education sector, and Government.

Home to both internal and associate expert researchers, its core areas of focus include 4 interests, which will be explored during this special launch event.

Featuring an opening plenary, ‘The future of educational research’, given by Dr Lynn Senior, Professor Tristram Hooley and Professor Dennis Hayes, it is followed by a choice of parallel sessions related to the centre’s themes.

The event then culminates with the inaugural lecture of Professor Brian Lamb who will talk address SEND reforms