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ISBL Newcastle Regional Conference 2020

Empowered Leaders - Empower Leadership

As a school business professional, you can expect other senior school leaders to be looking to you to provide recommendations on how resources can be optimised to deliver continued pupil progress and ensure that all pupils’ educational needs are met.


By attending a regional conference you can ensure you are maintaining your professional knowledge and using this to enlighten your team. 

You can demonstrate to your school colleagues you are investing in your professional development to ensure you and the school are ready to respond to the changing demands of education.


Download the conference programme. Please note, programme subject to change 


The regional conference will take place at one of Newcastle's original hotels dating back to 1874, located directly opposite Newcastle train station and within close proximity to the main shopping spots, museums and cultural attractions.


The County Hotel
Neville Street
Newcastle upon Tyne


Exhibitor Opportunities

Why should you attend?

By attending these one-day events, school business professionals will have an opportunity to discuss and plan their procurement requirements for the year ahead and it will provide an opportunity for you to talk about your products, services and new technologies with key decision makers..

We are expecting over 100 delegates in London and approximately 60 delegates in other regions. 

What's on offer?

  • 2m x 1m space only stand including power
  • Company logo in the conference literature during the event
  • Two full conference delegates passes
  • Catering and refreshments
  • Copy of the final delegate list




  • ICFP – Knowing the principles and developing recommendations
  • Brexit and the impact on staffing, resources and pupils
  • GDPR – lessons learnt and areas of concerns in schools
  • The importance of professional dialogue
  • Risk management – assessing your appetite for risk
  • The power of procurement (taster session delivered by CIPS)

The role of the SRMA - insights and findings, DfE

Legal update - What do you need to know for year ahead? Paula Williamson, Stone King

The importance of professional dialogue, Denise Inwood, Blue Sky Education


Members - free

Non-members - £79.00 + VAT

Exhibitor - £810 + VAT

Terms of booking: Our cancellation terms are strictly 14-days prior to the conference. After the 14-day cancellation period, there will be a cancellation/non-attendance administration fee of £39.00 (excl VAT)

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