Irish Universities Quality Board Fifth Annual Conference, 12-13 October, 2007


Date:  Saturday October 13, 2007                        Venue: Árus Moyola Building, NUIG.


All workshops commence at 2.30pm and will be of two hour duration.



            A.  Playing the Ranking Game

                        facilitated by Dr. Mark Putman, Northeastern University, Boston.


            B.  Monitoring Student Retention and Graduation

                        facilitated by Dr. Dawn Geronimo Terkla, Tufts University, Medford MA.


            C.  Key Performance Indicators for Irish Universities

                        facilitated by Dera McLoughlin, Mazars, Dublin


            D.  Surveying Third and Fourth Level Students in IUA Universities

                        facilitated by Liam Delaney, Geary Institute, UCD.


            E.  Assessing and Recognising Teaching Quality and Excellence

                        facilitated by Dr. Iain MacLabhrainn, Centre for Excellence in Learning &

                        Teaching, NUIG.


            F.  Measuring Research Performance

                        facilitator (to be confirmed)



Please indicate the workshops that you would like to attend in order of preference on the registration form:


For example if your first choice of workshop is Assessing and Recognising Teaching Quality & Excellence and your second choice is Playing the Ranking Game then write in the workshop box on the registration form   1 = E       2 = A


Workshops will run on the basis of sufficient numbers and will be allocated on a first come first served basis.


Allocation for the workshop will be confirmed as soon as possible to registered delegates.