Student Conference Scotland 2021 - Resources

The Career Development Institute, Edinburgh Napier University, University of the West of Scotland, and Skills Development Scotland are delighted to announce a collaborative CPD conference.

 

Keynotes

Keynote 1 - The practicalities of safe and ethical use of web videoconferencing for personal careers guidance
Michael Larbalestier. CDI Project Associate (Digital Learning)
Watch the Keynote 1 Recording

Keynote 2 - Skills Development Scotland’s online/remote services and response to Covid-19
Sandra Cheyne – National CIAG Lead – Policy and Professional Practice, Skills Development Scotland
Alex MacDonald – National CIAG Manager – Policy and Professional Practice, Skills Development Scotland
Watch the Keynote 2 Recording

Symposium - Covid-19 and the new work realities: Implications for career guidance
Watch the full Symposium Recording

Rebuilding Work: Lessons from the Pandemic
Professor David L. Blustein, Boston College USA.

Where now for career guidance as we move into the post-Covid world?
Professor Tristram Hooley, University of Derby/ISE

Keynote 3 - Theories for Post-Covid Career Development  
Dr Julia Yates (City University)
Watch the Keynote 3 Recording

 

Workshops

PhD/MSc Research Student: Parallel Workshops
Delegates will be able to select one from the following on the day:

Co-creation of knowledge in career development: Innovation in the face of change  
Marina Milosheva, research student, Edinburgh Napier University

Meta skills development in the workplace  
Katherine Stephen, research student, Edinburgh Napier University

 

Social Justice: Parallel Workshops
Delegates will be able to select one from the following on the day:

Family Background and Career Decision-Making
Emma Bolger, University of West of Scotland, and Jens Boernemyer, Karriereservice.de/University of Southern Queensland.

The Capability Approach
Dr Peter Robertson, Edinburgh Napier University