This annual meeting allows Court members to learn more about City's strategic direction for the year ahead.
Chaired by the Rector, The Rt Hon The Lord Mayor Alderman William Russell, the Court's composition includes members of Council and Senate, representatives from each of the City Livery Companies, and stakeholders from collaborative institutions and partnerships.
This year's meeting took place at the Business School Executive Education, 200 Aldersgate Street, EC1A 4HD on Thursday 12th March 2020. With Chair of Council Ms Julia Palca holding 'Court', the meeting featured an address from the University Rector, updates from President, Professor Sir Paul Curran, an overview of Finances from Liz Rylatt, and an update on the estate from Kevin Gibbons.
A presentation was also given from Professor Sylvia Walby OBE, one City's leading academics about her research on Violence and Society, along with a speech from one of City's Alumni, Cheriece Hylton.
Frequently Asked Questions
Why have I been invited?
You have been recognised as a friend of City, University of London or you may have indicated an interest to know more about the University.
Do I have to RSVP?
Yes, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. It will assist us with planning for the event. Thank you.
What is the dress code?
I have special dietary and / or access requirements, will these be catered for?
We will endeavour to accommodate all special requirements. Please advise of special requirements in good time by emailing email@example.com
Where is it held?
Room N201, Business School Executive Education, 200 Aldersgate Street, EC1A 4HD
How do I get there?
See map on the right.
Is there any car parking?
No, but car parks are located nearby and on-street is available in the local area. We would recommend travelling by public transport.
What time is the event? When will it close?
The event begins at 16:00 on Thursday 12th March 2020. Upon arrival, guests will be greeted by City staff who will direct them to the meeting of the Court. This will finish at around 18:00 and be followed by a reception.