ARC Annual Conference and Exhibition 2023

ARC Conference 2023

ARC Annual Conference and Exhibition

8 - 10th November 2023, DoubleTree by Hilton, Brighton

 This year, our conference will be held in Brighton on Wednesday 8th - Friday 10th November at the DoubleTree by Hilton.

Conference programme

  • We welcome you to attend our Wednesday evening Social held at DoubleTree by Hilton, you can add this to your package at point of registration 
  • Fly high on the Brighton i360, an exclusive chance to see Brighton from above on Thursday 9th November 
  • Dine on the iconic Brighton Palace Pier, we have exclusive use of the Brighton Palace pier for this years conference dinner 

Registration information 

Conference 2023 has officially sold out,  If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact

Doubletree by Hilton discount 

We have secured a discount of 15% on Friday 10th and Saturday 11th which we welcome you to access, please note it is subject to availability. Please follow the link to the booking page to access. Hilton Event Email (

Sponsors and Exhibitors


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Exhibitor information

Advanced Secure Technologies


At the conference we will be showcasing our latest innovations, including Blockchain Paper®, Blockchain Documents® and Blockchain Badges®.

We currently work with over 200 education establishments worldwide, helping them with the digital transformation of their certification documents.
Our holistic approach to developing secure certification solutions features multiple layers of security across the certification process. This ensures our university customers, their students and graduates are protected against the fraud risk for their degrees and qualifications.



Since 2016, CourseLoop has been helping universities address the challenges of institution-wide curriculum management. As an end-to-end curriculum management solution, CourseLoop allows institutions to capture complex and ever-changing curriculum data in a definitive source of truth, removing inefficiencies and challenges related to managing, governing and publishing curriculum data.



EAB harnesses the collective experiences of 2,300+ institutions worldwide to uncover transformative insights and innovations for the sector. Ultimately, EAB exists to provide you with the data, evidence-based research, tools, and guidance to help you realise your institution’s mission and goals. We provide you an unrivalled line of sight into emerging challenges and proven strategies across every area of university operations: student experience, professional services, estates, IT, and university research. To learn more, visit



Ellucian is the market leader charting the digital future of higher education with a portfolio of cloud-ready technology solutions and services. Serving more than 2,550 institutions in over 50 countries, reaching over 20 million students, Ellucian delivers student information systems (SIS), finance and HR, financial aid, integration, analytics, recruiting, retention, and advancement software solutions.



Enroly automates the compliance, visa and arrival process for universities, their students and agents. UK institutions face huge administrative challenges when processing international students. Enroly’s powerful software dramatically cuts admin time, reduces revenue attrition, boosts conversion rates, and transforms the experience of university staff and students for the better.

ETS International


As the world's largest private educational testing and measurement organization, ETS is known for assessments built on an uncompromising commitment to quality. Each year, we develop, administer and score more than 50 million tests — including the TOEFL®, GRE® and Praxis® tests. TOEFL® is the most accepted and preferred English language proficiency test in the world, and with good reason. With extensive input from institutions themselves, the TOEFL iBT test is tailored to meet the stringent standards of educational institutions worldwide. It is currently accepted by over 12,000 institutions in more than 160 countries for its accurate and rigorous assessment of applicants’ abilities to succeed in an English-speaking academic environment. 



evasys is the market-leading supplier of survey and evaluation solutions to the UK and Irish HE sector with over 60+ universities supported by a dedicated UK team.
The senior team are all former university staff making evasys uniquely placed in the market to transform the way your institution conducts university wide surveys and evaluations.



Explorance is a provider of People Insight solutions. The company empowers organizations with actionable decision-making by measuring students' and employees' needs, expectations, skills, knowledge, and competencies. Through scalable automation with tools including Blue, BlueML, and Metrics That Matter and expert-based services, Explorance facilitates continuous improvement and accelerates the insight-to-action cycle, leading to personal growth and organizational agility. Founded in 2003, Explorance is headquartered in Montreal with business units in Chicago, Chennai, Melbourne, Amman, and London. Explorance works with 35% of the Fortune 100 and 25% of the top higher education institutions, including 8 of the world’s top 10 business schools. The company has clients in more than 40 countries. To learn more, please visit and connect with us on LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter @explorance.



We focus on enhancing higher education outcomes by transforming the transition from education to employment. Gradintelligence is market-leading HE shared service with an excellent track record of supporting 2m registered student and graduate users from over 50 universities and college partners with access to over 10m digital credentials. Our service is relied on by a global network of over 4000 universities, colleges and institutes and over 10,000 employers and credential check agencies globally to verify higher education achievements. Gradintelligence is a flexible education to employment service platform supporting initiatives in digital credentials and micro-credentials, student engagement, personal development, achievement recognition, graduate outcomes and postgraduate recruitment.

Please visit us on the Stand to explore how our suite of services can help you drive positive graduate outcomes and a PG talent pipeline..

JSS Search


JSS Education are highly experienced at supporting Higher Education organisations with a social purpose in hiring talent across professional services. We are passionate about delivering a high quality and personalised service to our customers to reflect their individual needs.
Our team are experts in their market specialisms and offer an honest and solutions-based approach to recruitment. Our specialist market know-how spans Academic Registry and Student Services, Finance, Procurement, Human Resources and Change and Transformation. Across these markets, we’ve sourced talent for multiple appointments at Executive, Senior & Mid-Management levels.

If you’d like to discuss your next hire, your personal career move, or would just like an insight into the market, come and chat to us at ARC

Marston Events


Marston Events’ one-stop shop of services optimises and streamlines the delivery of graduations and ceremonies. Marston will help you deliver smooth running events to delight your graduates, their guests, your VIPs, Honoraries and academic staff, as well as ceremony organisers. Marston provides value for money at competitive prices whilst delivering the service and financial outcomes that meet your goals.

Marston’s one-stop shop service includes online ticket sales and issuing of e-tickets, academic dress for graduates and academic staff, photography, videography (streaming, on-stage clips). Our photography service includes award presentation photography and studio photography including Honoraries.
Since establishment in 2005 Marston Events has grown into a major industry provider. We ensure service levels are maintained as we grow. As we take on new clients, our team and capacity grow accordingly. 



Perspectives: policy and practice in higher education is a Taylor & Francis journal which provides higher education managers and administrators with innovative research that analyses and informs their practice of management. We’re keen to connect with current and future readers, authors and peer reviewers within the ARC community. Visit our stand to find out more about the journal and ways to get involved.

Qualification Check


Qualification Check is a leader in the global verification of academic and professional qualifications and licences. Headquartered in London with worldwide coverage of more than 190 countries and 50,000 universities and institutions, we are trusted by thousands of organisations for quick, accurate checks.
Offering fast primary source verifications of applicants qualifications via a cloud-based portal, 80% of checks are automated, linking to student record systems, and provide responses within a short turn-around time. For those institutions with more complex verification processes, Qualification Check has an operations team spanning four continents and supporting 18 languages to deliver accurate results.



We provide the expertise, software and services required to underpin student success. Now more than ever, universities need intuitive and intelligent cloud-based solutions to help them create exceptional experiences, nurture demand, personalise interactions that ensure they recruit and retain the best students in this competitive global landscape.



Worktribe’s intuitive cloud-based platform offers a powerful suite of tools for seamless Curriculum and Research management. With around 300,000 users at over 50 leading universities across the UK, we provide the ultimate platform for higher education teams. Worktribe’s Curriculum Management platform transforms curriculum development; it is intuitive, secure, and easily integrates with other systems. 
Worktribe works hand in hand with the sector to develop configurable software encouraging collaboration, efficiency, and transparency across the institution.
We are proud to be supporting ARC and sponsoring this year’s conference. Visit the Worktribe stand to chat with one of the friendly team and see how our software can help you work better.