Newcastle 22 September 2017
ICT for Education, Newcastle 2017
The ICT for Education national conference programme reaches Newcastle on 22 September 2017 at St James Park.
The conference runs from 7.45am to 2.15pm. Attendance is FREE for all delegates, and includes lunch and refreshments.
Drawing on both regional and national ICT expertise, ICT for Education has sourced a great line-up of speakers who will address ICT challenges faced by both teachers and schools. Alongside the conference, ICT for Education will host a vendor exhibition showcasing solutions to meet your ICT needs.
Meet the experts, network with peers, solve practical problems and discover new resources in just one short day - free of charge! Pick up your conference badge(s) from Reception on the day. If you would like to bring colleagues, they can register before the event or on arrival. We look forward to meeting you in Newcastle.
Sarah Underwood, editor, ICT for Education
08:35 – 9:00
Keynote presentation – Steve Bunce
9:00 – 09:25
Primary - Martin Waller invited, not confirmed
09:25 – 10:05
ICT Reviews Live!
ICT for Education product reviews team
An independent product review session that will put products to the test and give you real insight into their capabilities. ICT Reviews Live! will be led by the ICT for Education reviews team. Watch the reviews, comment on product content, consider underlying technologies, discuss ease of use and share your opinions on how you would like suppliers to develop products and services to meet the needs of teachers and schools.
10:05 – 10:50
10:50 – 11:15
Secondary – CAS Master teacher – Claire Davenport to confirm
11:15 – 11:40
Simon Finch – online safety
11:40 – 12:10
An opportunity for delegates to put questions to conference speakers and debate topical issues.
12:10 – 12:55
12:55 – 13:55
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Guest speaker: Andy Hutt, educational ICT consultant
In an entertaining and informative session, Andy will share with you some of the many free and low-cost ICT tools that can enhance your work in the classroom. He will also present new ideas to help you get more for less.