Annual Conference & Summer Time Symposium - 6th July 2017

“Taking the fear out of Corporate Governance”

Food for thought over the summer - ready for the new academic year.

Articles and papers for the first session on 6th July 2017 are about to be released on the iEd website.

To book your place please call 07885725150 or email

Speakers and facilitators to include:
- Paul Harrison - Director of iEd
- Sue Egersdorff – International Early Years – a social enterprise
- Claire Thompson – DFE Consultant and Director of Up4Success
- Simon Lowe - Director of Handsam Ltd

The next five sessions will be held on:
  • Wednesday 12th July 2017
  • Thursday 13th July 2017
  • Thursday 20th July 2017
  • Thursday 3rd August 2017
  • Thursday 17th August 2017

Themes include:

o Corporate Governance – who governs governors now?
o New models of school governance - iGov
o System Leadership
o Taking the fear out of Accountability
o The realities of transition to academy
o Accountability for Improvement – a new school improvement strategy

This is a symposium designed to be of interest to:
  • Schools of all types wanting wanting to know more about academy, MAT and corporate governance
  • CEOs and aspirant CEOs
  • Head teachers / Principals
  • Governors
  • Trustees
  • Lead partnership organisations
  • Aspirant leaders
  • Service providers
  • Consultants / coaches

The first venue (6th July) will be the Devere Hotel (formally Four Pillars), Link Road, South Cerney, GL7 5FP

Cost = £180 + VAT per person, including lunch and refreshments

Conference Outcomes:
· Understanding of accountability in the context of present and future landscapes
· Understanding of corporate governance in the context of education
· Interactive workshops – new model school improvement, peer to peer support, learning community partnerships etc
· A portrayal of performance for your setting or organisation
· Food for thought
· Support and opportunities to develop a future proof accountability system for your organisation.