Maximising Financial Resources for Higher Education - Training Workshop


Event Info

Date: Aug-01-2023

Length: 3 Days

Type: Classical

About the event

Unlock your university's full financial potential! Join our exclusive 3-day training workshop co-organised by London Premier Centre, King's College London, and Global Future Academy, presented by pioneering Professor Jozef Ritzen.

Learn innovative strategies for generating revenue and effective financial management practices from leading professionals in the field. Network with fellow leaders and gain new perspectives to revolutionize your approach to university finances.

Register now for financial success in today's competitive academic landscape.


The organisers of this workshop are highly reputable institutions that bring together their expertise to deliver an exceptional experience for all attendees.


Early Bird Price

From May-16-2023 To Jun-15-2023


Regular Price

From Jun-15-2023 To Aug-01-2023


Featured Speakers

Discover our featured speakers' incredible insights and expertise at our upcoming training workshop! We have gathered diverse, accomplished leaders from various industries and backgrounds, each with a unique perspective and experience.

Mr. Mervyn Murray


He holds qualifications in Transactional Analysis (TA), Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP), Emotional Intelligence, and Management. Additionally, also is SFEDI accredited, an NEA Mentor to Business Start-Ups, and a Certified Virtual Facilitator. 

Prof. Jozef Ritzen

Main Speaker

Former President of Maastricht University, Vice President of the World Bank's Development Economics Department and Human Development Network, and Minister of Education, Culture, and Science of The Netherlands.

Event Agenda

3 days event

Internal Financing – Training Workshop

Date/Time: Tuesday, 1st August 2023 - 9:00 – 13:00


  • This workshop will provide valuable insights into how creativity centres can boost resource development and contribute to your university's financial sustainability.
  • You will learn about the benefits of focusing on applied research with returns, explore innovative strategies for offering paid educational and training services, and understand the importance of protecting intellectual property through patents and other means.
  • We will also discuss the potential for partnerships with inventors and entrepreneurs to foster innovation and entrepreneurship within the university community while contributing to its financial sustainability.

External Financing – Training Workshop

Date/Time: Wednesday, 2nd August 2023 - 9:00 – 13:00


  • This session will provide valuable insights into crowdfunding and other innovative ways to obtain research support, including partnerships with corporations, philanthropic organizations, and government grants. 
  • We'll also examine the importance of sustainability in funding models and discuss the role of endowments and fundraising as potential external financing sources. Take advantage of this opportunity to gain practical knowledge and develop effective fundraising strategies for your university's financial sustainability. 

Part 1: Investment – Training Workshops

Date/Time: Thursday, 3rd August 2023 - 9:00 – 13:00


Discover how universities can drive economic growth and development through the knowledge economy and technology transfer. Our speakers will share best practices for maximizing research, innovation, and entrepreneurship potential and building strong partnerships. Learn valuable skills to develop effective investment strategies promoting university sustainability and growth.


Part 2: Seminar at King’s College London

Managing University Finances - Insights and Best Practices for Higher Management – Seminar.

Date/Time: Thursday, 3rd August 2023 - 15:00 – 17:00


Discover financial management principles for universities and practical strategies for revenue generation, cost containment, and risk management. Learn about transparency, accountability, compliance, and technology in financial management. Develop skills to promote university sustainability and growth.


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Our community welcomes speakers from all technical backgrounds, and we strive to foster an environment where thought leaders and industry experts can share insights and engage in meaningful discussions.

Please don't hesitate to contact us to learn more about potential speaking opportunities and how you can join our community.

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Event Location

Hard Rock Hotel London- Marble Arch & king’s college london

Who Should Attend?

  • University administrators and leaders are responsible for managing the financial resources of the institution and developing strategies to secure external financing for university projects and initiatives.
  • Faculty members engaged in research and development activities and those seeking external funding to support their work.
  • Executives involved in executive education programs and other paid training services offered by the university.
  • Development officers and fundraising professionals are responsible for securing donations and developing fundraising strategies to support university operations and initiatives.
  • Corporate partners and philanthropic organisations are interested in supporting university research and development initiatives.

Supplementary features

Seamless and Comfortable Experience

Seamless and Comfortable Experience

To ensure that all participants have a stress-free experience, we are happy to provide complimentary lunch every day of the workshop and round-trip airport service for all attendees.

Luxury Networking Opportunities

Luxury Networking Opportunities

We understand the importance of building professional connections, so we have designed our workshop to provide ample opportunities for networking and collaboration. From exclusive social events to interactive workshops, you'll have the chance to meet and connect with industry leaders, experts, and fellow professionals from around the world.

Certificate of Attendance

Certificate of Attendance

We are excited to offer our participants a certificate of attendance upon workshop completion. We hope this certificate will be a tangible reminder of the knowledge exchange and networking opportunities you participated in at our training workshop.