37th COBIS Annual Conference
12-14 May 2018
The 37th COBIS Annual Conference will take place at the InterContinental London O2 in Greenwich, London, 12-14 May 2018.
The COBIS Annual Conference is for Heads, Governors, Proprietors and Senior Leaders from schools around the world including COBIS member and non-member schools. Last year's conference was attended by c.700 delegates, exhibitors, speakers and guests.
The theme for this year's conference is Leading Learning. The programme will include high-profile keynote speakers as well as a choice of seminars and workshops.
Programme: A draft programme will be published shortly. Keynote speakers will include:
Will Gompertz, BBC Arts Editor
Natasha Devon MBE, Body Image and Mental Health Campaigner
Lucy Crehan, Author of Cleverlands
Professor Christian Van Nieuwerburgh, Professor of Coaching and Positive Psychology, University of East London
Tim Oates CBE, Cambridge Assessment
Dick Moore, The Charlie Waller Memorial Trust
Delegate Fees: Full delegate fees include all conference sessions, the Welcome Reception and Dinner on Saturday 12 May 2018, the Annual Dinner on Monday 14 May 2018, and lunches and refreshments during the main conference. To download full delegate details, please click here.
COBIS School Members - £499 plus VAT
COBIS Supporting Members - £549 plus VAT
Non-Member Schools - £599 plus VAT
Non-Member Companies - £650 plus VAT
Accommodation: For more details about booking hotel accommodation, please click here.
Additional Courses: A number of shoulder courses will run alongside the COBIS Annual Conference:
Safer Recruitment for International Schools - Saturday 12 May 2018 - from £295 plus VAT - more details and booking forms
Getting Started with High Performance Learning - Saturday 12 May 2018 - £235 plus VAT - more details and booking forms
Advanced Safeguarding and Child Protection in an International Setting - Tuesday 15 May 2018 - from £295 plus VAT - more details and booking forms
Optional Pre-Conference Sessions: Delegates are also invited to attend optional free sessions on Saturday 12 May before the official start of the conference at 15:00. Optional pre-conference sessions include:
UK Education and Assessment Update (hosted by GL Education)
Hottest EdTech Trends for Primary Schools / Hottest EdTech Trends for Secondary Schools (speed dating sessions hosted by InnovateMySchool)
Exhibition: The COBIS Annual Conference includes a large exhibition. Booking for the exhibition is now open. More than 80% of stands have already been booked. Exhibition fees start from £1095 plus VAT. Click here for further exhibitor details and booking forms.
Sponsorship: A range of sponsorship opportunities are available. Please click here for more information, or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Previous Conferences: To view the programme and photos from the 36th COBIS Annual Conference, please click here.
More information: If you have any questions about the COBIS Annual Conference, please contact email@example.com