Why Sponsor?

HEPN is a unique networking and shared learning event, connecting suppliers to the education sector with senior leaders in higher education. Over 2 days, suppliers have the opportunity to take targeted meetings and informally network with decision-makers who are experiencing challenges their solution can help address.

Delivery focused, industry-leading events for education leaders since 2018

PNE events are unique, they are designed to give you maximum ROI with minimum time input. Costs are completely transparent – we cover accommodation and refreshments for your team. You only pay for travel and the sponsorship fee. No stand costs – no surprises, just guaranteed return on investment. Each event has a maximum of 32 sponsors and sell out –

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Thoughtful and deliberate matchmaking

Higher Education Partnership Network gives you the access to unique insight and one-to-one time with key decision makers in the sector. We ensure that suppliers get the most out of HEPN through a careful and selective delegate acquisition process:

Guaranteed meetings with C-Suite education leaders

PNE’s education events are niche, targeted, invitation only conferences that deliver guaranteed meetings with senior leaders across education. No tyre kickers, no standing around hoping for the right people to appear. Just guaranteed meetings with education C-Suite who are actively looking to implement new innovative solutions into their organisations

Who attends?

A wide range of higher education senior leaders from a variety of disciplines and backgrounds attend HEPN. Here are just a few examples of job titles you can expect to come across:

HEPN provides you with a number of opportunities to get your proposition in front senior HE leaders. These include:


HEPN is a unique opportunity to connect and collaborate with senior leaders in academia and showcase your solution. When filling in the form please indicate that you would like to sponsor HEPN North (16th-17th March 2023 at Hilton Deansgate Hotel, Manchester).

    Which event(s) are you interested in sponsoring?