MATPN Expo

MATPN South 2024

25th - 26th June, Radisson Blu Edwardian, Heathrow, London

  • Day 1
  • Day 2

25 June 2024

  • 12:30 pm - 12:50 pm

    Breakout Room 1

    Leading on large-scale digital change

    Lauren Thorpe

    Chief Transformation Officer
    United Learning

    Join this session to hear about implementing digital change in the largest Multi Academy Trust from vision to execution. How can we ensure that Trusts are ready for a more digitally enabled and integrated landscape? How should you...
  • 12:30 pm - 12:50 pm

    Breakout Room 2

    Designing a dynamic quality assurance system that fosters improvement

    Hugh Hegarty

    Chief Executive Officer
    Nicholas Postgate Catholic Academy Trust

    Forget rigid rubrics and stagnant spreadsheets. Imagine a living, breathing quality assurance system that dances with improvement, celebrating strengths and nudging towards excellence in every corner of your school. Join us as we ...
  • 12:30 pm - 12:50 pm

    Breakout Room 3

    Ensuring long-term financial health

    Tracy Jackson

    Chief Financial Officer
    Inspire Partnership Multi Academy Trust

    Tracey Fallon

    Chief Operating Officer
    Inspire Partnership Multi Academy Trust

    How can MATs execute strategic planning, budgeting, and effective resource management against increasing financial pressures?
  • 8:00 am - 8:45 am

    Main Room

    Registration

  • 8:45 am - 9:00 am

    Main Room

    Chair's opening remarks

    Julian Drinkall

    Chief Executive Officer
    GLF Schools

    Welcome to MATPN South 2024!
  • 9:00 am - 9:40 am

    Main Room

    Panel discussion: How to grow without compromising on quality

    Julian Drinkall

    Chief Executive Officer
    GLF Schools

    Lisa Smith

    Chief Finance Officer
    Bishop Wilkinson Catholic Education Trust

    Ciara Moran

    Director of Education and Executive Headteacher
    Learning Academies Trust

    Rowena Hackwood

    Chief Executive Officer
    Astrea Academies Trust

    Jai Solanki

    Director of IT
    Hamwic Education Trust

    Lorraine Clarke OBE

    Regional Director
    Ark Schools

    How can we grow without having a detrimental effect on the quality of education, school improvement, and outcomes? How can we utilise technology and data to optimise resources and expand impact? This session will showcase ways in ...
  • 9:40 am - 10:00 am

    Main Room

    Headline sponsor presentation: Google for Education

  • 10:00 am - 10:40 am

    Main Room

    Dragons' Den

    Our signature ‘Dragons’ Den’ session provides each solutions provider with an opportunity to deliver a 60 second pitch, explaining why they are here and how their services can help tackle some of the sector’s ongoing challenges.
  • 10:45 am - 12:00 pm

    Main Room

    Coffee break and business meetings

    15 minute meetings with suppliers who are offering solutions most relevant to your challenges. Please check the schedule on the back of your delegate pass for your meeting timings.
  • 12:05 pm - 12:25 pm

    Main Room

    Platinum sponsor presentation

  • 12:30 pm - 12:50 pm

    Main Room

    The evolving role of leaders

    Mohsen Ojja

    Chief Executive Officer
    Anthem Schools Trust

    There are many leaders in Trusts that have progressed from an educational background, either from the classroom or from a Headteacher role. How can we develop our skillsets to meet the changing needs of pupils and staff? What does...
  • 12:55 pm - 1:15 pm

    Main Room

    Gold sponsor presentations

  • 1:15 pm - 2:00 pm

    Main Room

    Networking lunch

    An opportunity to connect with your peers and suppliers to talk over the learnings from the event. Lunch is served buffet style and a range of options are available to cater for different dietary requirements.
  • 2:05 pm - 2:35 pm

    Main Room

    Keynote presentation

    Amjad Ali

    Assistant Headteacher
    TryTeachingThis

    CPD/SEND/Disadvantaged – TBC
  • 2:40 pm - 3:25 pm

    Main Room

    Gold sponsor presentations

  • 3:30 pm - 4:45 pm

    Main Room

    Coffee break and business meetings

    15 minute meetings with suppliers who are offering solutions most relevant to your challenges. Please check the schedule on the back of your delegate pass for your meeting timings.
  • 4:50 pm - 5:30 pm

    Main Room

    Panel discussion: Retaining top talent

    Julian Drinkall

    Chief Executive Officer
    GLF Schools

    Adrian Rogers

    Chief Executive Officer
    Chiltern Learning Trust

    Anna Rogers

    Chief Executive Officer
    Diocese of St Albans Multi Academy Trust

    Judith Kidd

    Director of Centre for Growth
    Dixons Academies Trust

    Louise Levy

    Chief Operating Officer
    Bishop Wilkinson Catholic Education Trust

    Our esteemed panellists will share insights and practical strategies on: • Building a culture of continuous learning: How can Trusts offer meaningful development opportunities that keep staff engaged and motivated? • Unl...
  • 5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

    Main Room

    Building and maintaining Trust reputation

    Adrian Rogers

    Chief Executive Officer
    Chiltern Learning Trust

    Sufian Sadiq

    Director of Teaching School and Talent
    Chiltern Learning Trust

    Adrian and Sufian will explore strategies for becoming an employer of choice, attracting top talent, and ensuring the Trust’s reputation aligns with its educational and community objectives. How can we forge strong partnersh...
  • 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

    Main Room

    Hotel check-in / Free time

  • 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

    Main Room

    Drinks reception & networking dinner

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MATPN South 2024

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