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.

Conference schedule
 
08:30
Introduction
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
Coffee
 
10:50 – 11:15
Secondary – CAS Master teacher – Claire Davenport to confirm
 
11:15 – 11:40
Simon Finch – online safety
 
11:40 – 12:10
Question Time
An opportunity for delegates to put questions to conference speakers and debate topical issues.
 
Moderator:Sarah Underwood 
Panel members:
 
12:10 – 12:55
Lunch
 
12:55 – 13:55
More for less
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.          
 
14:00
Close
 

Speakers

Andy Hutt
initial teacher trainer and independent ICT consultant
Laura Fox
Kings Priory School
Martin Waller
Simon Finch
Northern Grid
Steve Bunce
independent education consultant

Exhibitors

2Eskimos
Advantex
Alphadigital Networks
Avantis
bcs
Biostore
Clevertouch
Computing At School
Conquer Maths
Conquercomputing
CRB Cunninghams
Crusader Solutions
CTouch
Education City
EduFocus
Ergotron
eSchools
FaronicsWISE
GCSEPOD
Genee World
Getech Education
Groupcall
Hardware Associates
iBoard Touch
inVentry
IT Professional Services
just2easy
KBR Audio Visual
KBR Technology
NCC Education Ltd
NetSupport
No Isolation
Optimum OTrack
Paramount Group
Projector Lamps for Schools
ProWise
SonicWall
Soundtrap
turnitin
United Carlton

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