IWMW 2017, the annual Institutional Web Management Workshop, took place at the University of Kent on 11-13 July. The theme of this year’s event, the 21st in the series is “It’s The End Of The Institution As We Know It (And We Feel Fine)“. The speaker list for the IWMW 2017 event is given below.

Links to the biographical details of the plenary speakers, master classes facilitators, workshop sessions facilitators and chairs of the plenary talk sessions at IWMW 2017 is given below, together with a summary of the profiles.

Session Chairs (6):

Plenary Speakers (17):

Workshop Facilitators (16):

Master Class Facilitators (12):


In brief at the IWMW 2017 event there were:

  • 17 plenary speakers; 16 workshop facilitators and 12 master class facilitators.
  • 6 session chairs (50/50 male/female).
  • A total of 43 individual speakers, facilitators or session chairs.
  • 12 female (28%) speakers, facilitators or session chairs and 31 males (72%) , including 5 (29%) of the plenary speakers who are female.
  • 28 who currently work at a higher education institution; 2 who work for a higher education agency; 10 who work for a company and 3 who are individual consultants.
  • Of the 14 plenary speakers who work at a university 10 are first-time speakers at the event, which includes 4 who are also first-time attendees at an IWMW event.