Patrice is Programme Officer at the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU). She manages the ACU’s Research Management programme which support supports professionalisation and benchmarking in RMA and has extensive experience of working with research managers and administrators across the world. She was a member of the initial RAAAP project advisory group and now leads a number of sub groups in the INROMS RAAAP TaskForce.

Sessions

16:30 - 17:00
18th Jun 2019
Meeting Room 2b

Making it Count: Resilience and opportunity in large programme management

In an era of industrial strategies and regional policy, university research project managers are being pushed to look beyond the management of contracts to expand commercial opportunities and deliver tangible impact in public policy. This expanded capability requires the skills of programme management, an ability to horizon-scan, establish strong relationships with key stakeholders and the

Theme: Project & portfolio management
Level: Leadership
Speakers:Richard Brooks, Patrice Ajai-Ajagbe
Time: 16:30 - 17:00
Date: 18th Jun 2019
Room: Meeting Room 2b

16:30 - 17:00
17th Jun 2019
Meeting Room 2b

RAAAP-2: Research Administration As A Profession – Second Survey – A Discussion

In 2018, INORMS, the International Network of Research Management Societies – currently led by ARMA – created an international TaskForce (INORMS RAAAP) to revisit the 2016 RAAAP survey questionnaire in order the start collecting longitudinal data about our profession. By the time of the conference the RAAAP-2 questionnaire will be available and the survey should

Theme: Culture, environment & people
Level: Open to all
Speakers:Dr Simon Kerridge, Patrice Ajai-Ajagbe, Dr Julie Bayley
Time: 16:30 - 17:00
Date: 17th Jun 2019
Room: Meeting Room 2b