Who we are and what we do
We are a small team dedicated to delivering a number of high profile events.
We have experience in organising a wide range of events on campus, nationally and overseas. These include Royal Visits, VIP visits, openings of buildings, launches of institutions, exhibitions, prestigious lectures, festivals, graduation ceremonies and much more.
We are responsible for:
- Organising undergraduate and postgraduate graduation ceremonies both in Sheffield and overseas.
- Arranging the full schedules for Honorary Graduates at graduation.
- Organising and delivering the University’s prestigious lectures.
- Organising alumni relations events and reunions.
- Liaising between the University and Civic Offices regarding its involvement in legal and civic issues.
- Organising prestigious and high profile events engaging with both internal and external stakeholders. The purpose of these events may include: cultivating potential clients, influencing and informing opinion leaders, publicising major new facilities, engaging with the city and cultivating alumni/potential donors.
- Publicising University events through the What’s On web pages and the What's On leaflet, as well as through our Twitter accounts (@shefunievents and @SheffUniWhatsOn).
- Providng expert advice to departments/faculties across the University on how to plan and execute a successful event.
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The Events Team
The University of Sheffield
Development, Alumni Relations & Events
40 Victoria Street
Tel: 0114 222 8828
What's On enquiries
Tel: 0114 222 1030
Team contact details
|Wendy Hobson||Head of Events and Associate Director of DAREfirstname.lastname@example.org||0114 222 8895|
|Polly Wilson||Senior Events Manageremail@example.com||0114 222 5322|
|Natalie Billau||Events Managerfirstname.lastname@example.org||0114 222 8891|
|Nancy Hughes||Events Officeremail@example.com||0114 222 1032|
|Helen Meadows||Events Officer (Alumni Relations)||firstname.lastname@example.org||0114 222 1079|
|Sarah Barnes||Events Assistant (Alumni Relations)||email@example.com||0114 222 1039|
|Jeanette Peat||Events Assistantfirstname.lastname@example.org||0114 222 1030|
|Gail Street||Events Assistantemail@example.com||0114 222 8893|
|Andy Gregg||Events Assistantfirstname.lastname@example.org||0114 222 8892|
|Tomas Jones||Events Assistantemail@example.com||0114 222 8894|
|Colby Parker||Events Support Assistantfirstname.lastname@example.org||0114 222 8028|