Speeches and papers
A selection of speeches and presentations given by the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Steve West.
Driving Economic and Social Development in the Region:
Pathways to Success
Forum of University and College Presidents, 18 September 2015
'Civic Leadership, Innovation and Economic
Universities UK, 3 March 2015.
'Supporting Student Mental Wellbeing: Policy, Practice and
Universities UK, 13 February 2015.
'The Role of Universities in Facilitating Higher
Inside Government: The Future of Higher Apprenticeships 2014: Investing in Skills, Delivering Growth, 17 September 2014.
University Alliance blog post
"The sector’s long-term health has to be at the forefront of our thinking", 11 September 2012.
'Widening Participation in an Over-Subscribed
8th Annual National Admissions to Higher Education Conference, 19 October 2010.
Opening speech at Bristol Grammar School HE
25 June 2010.
Low Carbon Initiatives at UWE: Sharing Best
1 May 2009.
NESTA Event ‘Re-Inventing the Civic
1 October 2009.
'Businesses and Universities in Turbulent
HERDA South West Discussion Panel, 5 November 2009.
NCCPE Open House – Civic/Public
Short personal reflection on the importance of engagement to universities, 23 November 2009.
Premier Breakfast Club
24 November 2009.