Our 2020 exhibitors and sponsors

We would like to thank all of our sponsors and exhibitors for their fantastic support at the AUA Annual Conference and Exhibition 2020. We very much look forward to welcoming you all in Nottingham for #AUA2020.

Akari Software

Akari Software is a world leader in curriculum management software development and deployment. With over ten years of product development and experience supporting universities in Ireland, UK, Australia, New Zealand and Malaysia to leverage their most important asset – the curriculum.

Curriculum agility, streamlining business practices and integration with other university systems is the new driver in Higher Education designed to achieve greater efficiency, effectiveness and value for money. Akari understands this.

You can find more information on the Akari website

Diligent Boardbooks Limited

More than 2,000 leading organisations and over 155,000 users rely on BoardEffect to manage board-related information online and advance the work of their boards. Hospitals and healthcare systems, nonprofits, foundations, educational institutions, government entities, companies and many others leverage BoardEffect to support the dynamic, nuanced, critically important work of governing bodies. BoardEffect allows truly easy management of board information, while also enabling board directors to fulfil their responsibilities of elevating organisational performance.

You can find more information on the BoardEffect website.


EAB, based in Washington DC, is the leading provider of higher education strategy and best practices in North America. At EAB, our mission is to make education smarter and our communities stronger; we fulfill it by helping university partners navigate market shocks to funding, operations, enrolment and academic programming.

You can find more information on the EAB website.

Ede & Ravenscroft

Ede & Ravenscroft has upheld its reputation as tailors of distinction for over 320 years. The company’s meticulous craftsmanship has rewarded the company with commissions from royalty to the judiciary. Ede & Ravenscroft enjoys the privilege of being the tailors and robe makers of choice for twelve coronations. We provide ceremonial robes for all occasions from dressing the judiciary and ensure that academic graduates from all over the world look their best at graduation ceremonies.

You can find more information on the Ede & Ravenscroft website.

EvaSys Surveys and Exams

Electric Paper’s EvaSys has been a market-leading supplier of survey and exam software for over 20 years, with 1000 customers worldwide, and 80 Higher Education customers within the UK and Ireland.

EvaSys Surveys transform the way an institution conducts module and programme evaluation. Fully web-based, it supports paper and online surveys natively. EvaSys drives high response rates, provides powerful and flexible reporting for all stakeholders, and enables contextualisation and comparison through the National Module Benchmarking service. A focus on supporting online surveys includes an Engagement Portal for in-class evaluation for Module Leaders; tools to Close the Student Feedback Loop; redaction and sentiment analysis of free-text comments; a portal for department/faculty/institution survey process management and aggregate reporting; and API and LTI integration.

Through EvaExam, institutions can conduct large-scale paper-based and online examinations through a highly scalable web-based solution. EvaExam can reduce marking from days to hours, and provide marks to students far more quickly.

You can find more information on the Evasys Surveys and Exams website.

First Sight Media

Specialists in Video Production and Live Streaming, First Sight Media capture 1000’s of hours of content each year.  With over 25 years’ experience we offer a range of media solutions for your institution, faculty or department using the latest technology and methods that will transform the way you communicate key content and messages.

From the promotion of your department, institution or project, producing graduations and events to streaming your event to social media, your workforce or a global audience, we provide a complete technical and creative solution that captures your event on film with clarity and precision, enabling you to engage and expand your audience. Whether it’s one camera or live vision mixing, multi-camera shoots, cranes and sliders, our end-to-end service, from initial strategy planning through to post-production means we will support you every step of the way.

Working with over 40% of the UK’s universities, we are at the forefront of our industry, our creative production experts will bring your message and brand to life.

Video – Live Streaming – Conferences – Awards – Exhibitions – Ceremonies – Video Conferencing – Webinars

You can find more information on the First Sight Media website.


Hague has a strong reputation within the Education sector, working closely with Universities and Awarding Bodies worldwide. We help our Education customers protect their brand from counterfeiting and fraud and offer them solutions tailored to their need. Our services include the design and print of secure certificates and transcripts, infilling and online secure document transfer through our PremierCert+ system.

You can find more information on the Hague Group website.

Lucidity Solutions Ltd

Lucidity Solutions was set up to help enhance the workplace. We do this by looking at how you do your business, to see what might be improved. We’re always on the lookout for new opportunities and challenges. And we like to innovate, whenever and wherever we can. So if you need guidance, support or insight into your business strategy, process or communications, you can count on us to bring a fresh perspective.

You can find more information on the Lucidity Solutions Ltd website.

Mi-Voice - Democracy Technology Ltd

Mi-Voice are experts in fully managed and self-service multi-channel election services to increase participation and reduce costs. We have been managing thousands of elections in the private and public sector since 2006. Our services incorporate traditional voting channels such as election ballots by post and in person voting, through to secure online and mobile voting technology to drive participation and reduces costs. Contact us on: 02380 763980 Email us at: enquiries@mi-voice.com www.mi-voice.com.

You can find more information on the Mi-Voice – Democracy Technology website.

SB Electronic Systems Ltd

With over 3 decades of experience, Telepen have become the leading supplier of Access Control and Room Booking to academic libraries. Our product range includes the Juno Access Control Gate System, Secure Room Booking and StudyTime. We now also supply a full range of RFID self-service equipment and sorting solutions.

Telepen are dedicated to developing library solutions that enhance the user experience and in collaboration with our customers we continue to create cutting edge solutions.

You can find more information on the Telepen website.

Stephen Austin & Sons Ltd

Stephen Austin are a secure printer of high-stakes examination materials and Degree Certificate Packs.

You can find more information on the Stephen Austin & Sons Ltd website.


UNIwise is a leading software-as-a-service (SaaS) technology company primarily targeting higher education. Their mission is to free exams and assessments from the constraints of paper, time, and space. The company’s cloud-based platform, WISEflow, is an end-to-end workflow supporting software service, enabling institutions to deliver, manage, and streamline their various assignments.

You can find more information on the UNIwise website.


With over 150,000 users at leading universities across the UK, Worktribe is the ultimate platform for research and curriculum management.

Our evolving, cloud-based software transforms higher education through better collaboration, more efficiency and more transparency. It’s intuitive, secure and easy to integrate.

Join the 30+ universities who stand by our approach of “configuration not customisation” and work with us to make sure that your software empowers higher education teams now, and in the future.

You can find more information on the Worktribe website.