EDIMS events are managed by the Events Working Group. We organise a range of events related to EDI practice in Music HE.

Upcoming events

Past events

  • Open Forum, 26 May 2021

    This event was held on 26th May 2021, 4–5:30pm via Zoom. Speakers: Dr Jane Forner, University of Aberdeen Kingston University Music Masters, Katrina Damigos Anna Neale, The Ivors Academy and University of Kent ​ Files: Jane Forner’s slides

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  • Open Forum, 24 March 2021

    This event was held on Wednesday 24th March, 4–5.30pm on Zoom. ​Speakers: Open University Royal Northern College of Music John Shortell, Musicians Union

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  • Open Forum, 3 Feb 2021

    The first EDIMS Open Forum, held via Zoom on 3rd February 2021, featured EDI practice shared by Music departments at Goldsmiths and Sussex University​, and Sound and Music.  Here is a recording of the event. Here is an automatically-generated transcript. ​ Files: Lauren Redhead’s slides​

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  • Launch Event, 13 Nov 2020

    This event took place on 13th November 2020 via Zoom. It marked an official launch of the EDIMS Network, with an introduction to some of the working groups, a discussion about visions for EDI in Music HEIs, and an overview of our first project. ​ Files Event programme

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  • Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in Music HE (City University)

    This event, held on 24th January 2020, explored what the Music Departments of the 21st century should look like and how to achieve this. See the full article from City University.

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  • Interrogating Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in Music (City University)

    On 28th May 2019, City University hosted a workshop on ‘Interrogating Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in Music: BAME routes into and through Higher Education’. See the full blog from the Music Department at City here.

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