Posts in Anne Casey (Founding Principal) Category

Principal, Anne Casey, Gives Girl Geeks Talk

On Saturday 31st May UTC@MediaCityUK Principal, Anne Casey, attended Manchester Girl Geeks ‘BarCamp’, an all-day interactive ‘unconference‘, where the talks are provided by attendees, and the programme isn’t known until the conference is under way!

Anne gave a talk about how to support young people interested in coding, and getting girls in to coding.

Find out more about Manchester Girl Geek here.

Anne giving talk at Manc Girl Geeks 310514

University Technical College at MediaCityUK appoints Chief Executive and Principal Designate

The University Technical College (UTC) due to open at MediaCityUK in 2014 has appointed Jon Corner as its Chief Executive and Anne Casey as Principal Designate.

Corner, currently Chief Executive of The Landing MediaCityUK and chair of RiverMotion Group, will join the college on a part time basis until the UTC opens to students in September 2014.

Prior to The Landing, he was part of the project team that helped shape the original concept of MediaCityUK, including the bid to attract the BBC, and was later the University of Salford’s director of MediaCityUK.