SCHOOLS NorthEast Summit

Thursday 12 October 2017



The SCHOOLS NorthEast annual Summit will once again take place at St James' Park in Newcastle. Now in its ninth year, we expect this to be our biggest and most exciting Summit yet.
We are also celebrating SCHOOLS NorthEast's 10 year anniversary!

Confirmed Speakers:

Rt Hon. David Laws, Executive Chairman of the Education Policy Institute

Sir Kevan Collins, CEO at the Education Endowment Foundation

Ann Mroz, Director and Editor of TES

Cathryn Kirby, Regional Director for North East Yorkshire and Humber Ofsted

Dr Rebecca Allen, Director of Education at Datalab

Regional Focus, National Issues!

As the only regional network of schools in the UK, we pride ourselves on delivering a national conference here in the North East.  Expect nationally renowned speakers, 500 delegates & 65 exhibitors, as well as a strong regional focus!

The Venue

The conference will once again take place at St James' Park in Newcastle, home of Newcastle United FC, and the oldest and largest football stadium in the North East of England.

The Audience

The event is attended by school leaders from all kinds of schools within the North East, across all phases. Last year it attracted over 400 Heads / school leaders and another 50 senior academics, business people, and LA senior staff, with over 60 companies taking part in the Summit exhibition.

The Exhibition

Over lunch and coffee breaks, you will be able to tour the conference exhibition and engage with our range of specially selected provider organisations, meet new colleagues, and expand your personal network. 

The Cost

The prices for the conference are:

£120 - Primary School
£140 - Secondary School
£69 - Partner Primary School
£85 - Partner Secondary School
£260 - Non School Delegates
(*All prices exclude VAT)

Large discounts available when booking a group of 5 or more delegates. Contact us for more details.

Click here to book through our website.


Book Now 

Book your place today on our website or call (0191) 204 8866 / email: or to find out more. 

If you would like to attend with a number of colleagues, please ask about our group booking discounts.

Click here to view the full SCHOOLS NorthEast Summit 2017 programme.