Supplier workshops

These informal workshop sessions give you the chance to meet our suppliers and learn about topics within video, photography, design and print.

Upcoming workshops

  • Digital Marketing 101 – Shona Orr
    25 January 2017
    10.00-11.00 (coffee and tea at 9.45)
    Business School Maurice Keyworth SR (1.09)

If you would like to attend one of the upcoming workshops or request to be added to the network of commissioners email list please contact Tiffany Mazza.

Past workshops

Sprial - Emerging design and communications trends

This workshop looked at the shift in communications activity from the impact of mobile and social media to personalisation; brand journalism and the need for transparency; the new world of integrated communications and the emergence of employees as a key target group.


Clearhead - Six steps to video strategy

In this workshop Sarah from Clearhead took us through their ‘Six Steps to video strategy’ presentation.
Clearhead also provided us with The little purple book of video marketing for HE and FE marketers.


Limehouse - Commissioning video and how to make the most of your brief

In this workshop Limehouse shared some top tips on how to transform your video brief and get the best from your agency providers.


Peppertree - Written communication

In this workshop Peppertree explored the University’s tone of voice, as well as looking at how the language we use needs to flex depending on who we’re talking to.


The Lenny Agency - The process of a project from initial brief through to delivery of print

In this workshop Lenny showed us their process of a project from initial brief to print and best practice ways of working. For more information read our guide for working with print designers.


Eleven - What do value propositions look like in subject messaging

This workshop explored how to develop meaningful value propositions for subject specific messaging and copy. Attendees left with a clear method to move away from generic messaging and develop messaging that truly resonates with potential students.


Print & Copy Bureau - Print workshop

This workshop covered the print process, hints and tips about how to best work with your print supplier and a run through of print finishes.


University of Leeds Communications Production team - Photography workshop

Claire Silcock and Matt Clark took us through the process of commissioning photography and advise on how to get the best out of your shoot.


University of Leeds Communications team - How to write and effective brief

In this practical session Sue Underwood looked at a bad example of brief and went over some tips to make your brief as effective as possible.


Magpie – Taking Print Digital

In this session Magpie introduced us to new ways of transforming printed materials into working online content.


Martin Carter - Social media refresher

In this session, Martin from the Digital Communications team gave us a refresher on social media.


Lisa Jeffery - SEO

Lisa from the Digital Communications team took us through everything SEO.


How to use the supplier framework effectively - a refresher

An introduction and refresher to the external supplier framework and how to get the best out of it.