Annual Conference 2021

Last modified: 09 June 2021

This year, for the first time, UKCISA's flagship annual conference will take place virtually during the week of 28th June 2021.

Bringing together UKCISA members, practitioners, policymakers and international students themselves, the conference will provide opportunities to share best practice, network and hear the latest policy developments.

Sessions will be live, pre-recorded and on demand. There will be plenary sessions with guest speakers and great networking opportunities.

The conference will feature high profile figures including:

  • Lord Karan Bilimoria, President of UKCISA and the CBI
  • Prof Koen Lamberts, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Sheffield
  • Sir Steve Smith, UK Government International Education Champion
  • Colin Yeo, Barrister, writer, campaigner and consultant specialising in immigration law

Virtual conference website

Last modified: 09 June 2021

Conference programme

Last modified: 09 June 2021


See the full programme of sessions


  • Monday 28 June - New beginnings
  • Tuesday 29 June - The UK international education strategy / Immigration and compliance
  • Wednesday 30 June - Student and staff wellbeing
  • Thursday 1 July - The Graduate Immigration Route and International Student Employability
  • Friday 2 July - Inclusive student communities


Last modified: 09 June 2021


Last modified: 09 June 2021