Academies Conference 2019

Thursday 31 January 2019, St James' Park, Newcastle

9.00 - 16.00 (timings subject to change)


Join us, and your colleagues from across the region, for Schools North East's second Academies Conference. This conference will support schools and academies who are within an established MAT, have recently made the decision to join or form a MAT, as well as those exploring the potential options moving forward.


Keynote speaker:

Lord Theodore Agnew, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for the Schools System


Main Sponsor


MATs are increasingly central to the effectiveness of the school system and of fundamental importance in helping to drive up standards.

This event  will bring together around 300 senior leaders from academies and MATs from across the region and beyond. 


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Delegates will have the opportunity to think about what their new roles entail and the unique challenges that they face. The event will inspire them to reach new standards and enable them to network with their national and regional colleagues. It will inform academies who have recently made the decision to join or form a MAT, as well as those exploring potential options moving forward


The event is aimed at Chief Executives; Executive Head Teachers; Finance Directors; Chairs of Trustees; Other MAT leaders; Non MAT school leaders and governors considering converting to MAT status.

With the education landscape still undergoing significant transformation and changes to structures, assessment, curriculum and statutory testing, it is now more important than ever for our Chairs, CEOs, Executive Head Teachers and Trustees to be up to date with the latest developments in education, policies, practice and procedures.


Primary Partner School: £75
Secondary Partner School: £85
Primary School: £90
Secondary School: £110
Local Authority: £185
Non-school: £235
All prices exclude VAT.



Group booking discounts are available when 4 or more bookings are made.