Julie Duncan

Head of Conference and Events
As Head of Conference and Events, Julie leads the team to manage university corporate events, improving the profile and reputation of the organisation. Julie also ensures commercial event opportunities are maximised by attracting external income generating business to the university and that all events are delivered to a high standard.

Julie is responsible for managing the conference and events team who work closely with our internal partners including Catering, Facilities, IT, Estates, Security and the Students' Association to ensure a coordinated approach to conferences and events activities within the University.

Julie joined the Conference and Events team in October 2012 after working for a period of four and a half years as Events Sales Executive at Doncaster Racecourse and Exhibition Centre.

Prior to this Julie had gained experience in the Higher Education environment, while working for Conference 21 at Sheffield Hallam University. Julie has also worked for event agencies and hotel venues in the past and studied International Tourism Management at the University of Central Lancashire.