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We are delighted that Sir Timothy O’Shea, Principal at the University of Edinburgh, has agreed to deliver the opening address.
The Principal is responsible for the overall operation of the University. As Vice-Chancellor he confers degrees on behalf of the Chancellor HRH The Princess Royal. The Principal is President of the Senatus Academicus and ex-officio, a member of the University Court. He is nominated by the Curators of Patronage and appointed by the University Court. More biographical details here.