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Conference archive

Information from UCU annual conferences from the past five years, including the main Congress meeting and specially called sector conferences

UCU Congress 2018

Information on UCU's 2018 annual congress & sector conferences held in Manchester from Wednesday 30 May - Friday 1 June 2018

UCU Congress 2017

Information on UCU's 2017 annual congress & sector conferences held at the Brighton Centre in Brighton from Saturday 27 May - Monday 29 May 2017.

UCU Congress 2016

Information on UCU's 2016 annual congress and sector conference meetings held in Liverpool from 1-3 June 2016.

Special HE sector conference

Cancelled due to an insufficient number of delegates registering by the deadline to enable the conference to be quorate.

Special FE sector conference - pay and bargaining: April 2015

Special FE sector conference called for 18 April 2015: please note that there was an insufficient number of registered delegates present on the day to enable the conference to be quorate. Therefore the conference was unable to open and no business was conducted.

Pre-92 HE USS conference

Decision-making conference called for 24 February 2015.

UCU Congress 2015

UCU Congress 2015, held at the Scottish Exhibition Conference Centre, Glasgow on Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 May 2015.

Special meeting of pre-92 branches - USS dispute

A special meeting of pre-92 branches called to receive a report from negotiators, consider the consultative ballot results and discuss next steps in the USS dispute on Wednesday 28 January 2015.