Designing spaces around learning

A face to face meet-up designed to enable staff to share ideas, knowledge and challenges around the theme of designing physical learning spaces in a digital world.

  • One day
  • Milton Keynes College
  • Free

This event will be held on

  • 19 June 2023

    • Milton Keynes College, Chaffron Centre, Milton Keynes, MK6 5LP
    • 10:15 – 15:00


The day will begin with a session from staff at Milton Keynes College sharing their journey to redesign their learning centres to meet the changing needs of their students and teachers. Throughout the day participants will be invited to network and share their ideas, questions and challenges around physical space design to support learning.


Arrival, registration, refreshments and networking

Welcome and introduction

Presentations and interactive sessions - Penny Langford (Executive head, digital) and Sarah Evans (Librarian) at Milton Keynes College



World café activity to explore key issues


Feedback from group activity

Next steps


Who should attend

Anyone with an interest in physical learning space design in a digital world including:

  • Learning and teaching staff
  • Library and learning resources managers
  • Digital learning staff
  • Managers involved in planning a new or refurbished learning space

Other useful information

Refreshments and a buffet lunch will be provided.

Free parking is available on site (no pre-booking required). The campus is approx. 10-15 mins by bus from Milton Keynes train station. Please check Traveline for details. Taxis are available from the station.


For further information, please contact events@jisc.ac.uk.