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UCET Annual Conference 2018: 6th & 7th November

This year’s UCET Annual Conference will be held in Stratford-upon-Avon, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, on the 6-7th November. There will be a range of diverse, exciting workshops (including from HEIs, overseas colleagues, the DfE, OFSTED, ETF, TSC, NASBTT, BERA, the BBC and other organisations). On Tuesday evening, there will be a gala dinner with a drinks reception, and entertainment provided by the ‘Real Diamond’, a Neil Diamond tribute act.

The Crowne Plaza hotel is a 4-star hotel centrally located near to Stratford upon Avon’s river, shops, theatres and other attractions. We look forward to seeing you at the conference.

Confirmed keynote speakers include:

  • Dr Clare Brooks, University College London, Institute of Education
  • Professor David James, Cardiff University
  • Ms Cathleen Kral, Advisor to the Boston & Manhattan Public School literacy programmes
  • Mr Andrew Warren, Teaching Schools Council
  • Mr Ian Mearns, MP & member of the parliamentary education select committee


UCET Annual Conference_Programme of Workshops


Conference fees for 2018 are as follows:

Whole Conference: £415.00 (Tuesday & Wednesday, including gala dinner and Tuesday night bed and breakfast).

If you are attending the following elements:

  • Tuesday only: £200
  • Tuesday gala dinner: £50
  • Tues night B&B: £115
  • Wednesday only: £200

If you require accommodation on the Monday night (5th): £130

If you are bringing a non-delegate partner: £50 (inc. VAT for B&B accommodation).


How to register:

Please register by going to RSVP area at the bottom of the page.

In the small box marked ‘0’, indicate the number of people attending.

A menu will then appear below to fill in your details, including your accommodation and dietary requirements and whether you are bringing a non-delegate partner.

Please ensure you complete the ‘Send RSVP confirmation to’ box with your name and email address to receive confirmation of your registration.

If you are registering several delegates, please select ‘Going’ even if you are not attending yourself. This will ensure you receive confirmation that you have registered your institution’s delegates.

For USCET and Norther Ireland members: please indicate that you are a member of USCET or UCET Northern Ireland in the ‘Special Needs/Other Requirements’ box.

Once you have completed the options, click the ‘Confirm RSVP’ button. You are then registered for the conference.

If you do not receive a confirmation email of your registration then please contact us as soon as possible at: info@ucet.ac.uk.

Cancellation deadline: 23rd October 2018.

If you wish to cancel your registration, please confirm this by email to: info@ucet.ac.uk. The original conference fee will be charged for cancellations received after the 23rd October 2018.


  • Invoices will be sent shortly after the conference.


  • Please note that we can only accept payment in Pounds Sterling.




November 6, 2018
November 7, 2018


Crowne Plaza Hotel, Stratford-upon-Avon
Bridge Foot
Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6YR
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01789 279988
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