Phone number

+44 (0)1983 812305

Trusted by teachers since 2012

ICT for Education’s regional seminar programme visits Coventry University

Regional IT Conferences for Education Professionals

ICT for Education’s regional seminar programme visits Coventry, and will be held on 10th September 2024 at Coventry University Technology Park.

ICT for Education seminars are for Computing teachers and school leaders at primary, secondary and FE level.

ICT for Education seminars look to foster cooperation and coordination among Computer science teachers and to develop a community with a common goal, focus, and direction on the provision of a computer science education that is inclusive and fit for purpose. Expert speakers address the issues and challenges facing the teaching of Computing / Computer Science in UK schools.

Why is Computer Science not on a par with Maths and English? How do we make Computing a must take subject, of interest and relevance to all? How can schools provide a computer science curriculum that is well taught, well resourced, has a high take up across the student population and provides a pathway to exciting career opportunities?

Join dedicated colleagues and peers at an ICT for Education seminar and be part of a community with the common goal on the provision of a computer science education that is fit for purpose. You are not alone!

The seminar runs from 15.30 to 19.00. Attendance is FREE for all delegates.

Sponsored by
ASUS

This event focusses on “Powering a new era of learning” and is sponsored by Asus

Hear keynote presentations, meet experts, network with peers, solve practical problems and discover new resources.

Delegate places are free but restricted to a maximum of 50, please use the above tab to register. Pick up your conference badge(s) from the registration desk on the day. If you would like to bring colleagues, please ensure they register.

We look forward to meeting you!

Event Timing

15:30 – Registration opens and networking starts.

16.15: (Move to seating area)

16:20-16.30: Intro from ICTfE: Rules of the road & sponsor introduction from Dale Howarth.

16.30-16:50 Session 1: Key Speaker: Tig Williams. CAS Master Teacher, teacher trainer and IT professional.

16:50- 17:10 – Sponsor talk & Product Review Live from Robert Throup – End User Account Manager with ASUS.

17:10 – 17:40 – Comfort Break and networking, sponsor stand visits

17:40-18.00 Session 2: Key Speaker TBC.

18.00-18.20 Session 3: Key Speaker: Professor Miles Berry. Professor of Computing Education at the University of Roehampton.

18:20-18:30 – Summary and Final Address

18:30 – 19:00 – sponsor stand visits and additional networking.

19.00 End.

Speakers

Our speakers represent primary schools, secondary schools, FE and organisations that seek to help those in education tackle situations faced every day in UK schools.

Most are or have been teachers themselves and understand the real-world concerns and issues faced in schools.

We encourage delegates to meet and speak with our speakers on an informal basis. Networking is a key part of our events.

If you are interested in speaking at an ICT for Education event we would like to hear from you! Please contact us via il@ictforeducation.co.uk or call us on 01983 812305

Our sponsors

Our Coventry University seminar is sponsored by ASUS.

Please take the time to engage with them.

ASUS – End User Account Manager
Computing Education, University of Roehampton

Address:

SCGF – The Simulation Centre,
Coventry University Technology Park,
Cheetah Road,
COVENTRY,
CV1 2TL

Parking instructions / directions for delegates attending the seminar.

Delegates are advised to park in car park A or B- these car parks are located either side of The TechnoCentre. Please note that parking is not permitted at The Simulation Centre itself- parking in The Simulation Centre car park will result in a fine.

Click Here for a map of the Technology Park and how to access the Car Parks.

Click Here for general information on how to get to us

Please add additional delegates you wish to bring

Share on:

Conferences

Seminars

ICTfE Gallery

ICTfE Delegate Prospectus

ICTfE Exhibitor and Sponsor Prospectus