'Tech on the Tyne' Conference

Tech on the Tyne
Animate 2 Educate are delighted to be hosting their 2018 Summer Conference 'Tech on the Tyne' at The Tyneside Cinema, Newcastle upon Tyne on Friday 8th June 2018.
Coming to the North East will be some of the best speakers in the world of Primary Computing, for what is sure to be a magnificent event. Back by popular demand are the truly brilliant Lee Parkinson (@ICT_MrP), Simon Finch, Julian Wood and Joe Dale. They will be joined by names such as Carol Allen, Steve Bunce, Dughall McCormick and many many more!
In addition to this brilliant line-up of speakers, there will also be a market hall, allowing you to view products from many of the top educational companies in the UK.
On the eve of the Conference Animate 2 Educate will once be hosting their very own TeachMeet-style event 'Talk on the Tyne - A Night of Geet Canny Teaching Ideas'. This will be held at the nearby Campus North (Carlioll Square, Newcastle upon Tyne) on Thursday 7th June (7:00pm - 11:00pm). This is a FREE event, but places must be booked in advance. There is also a special package available that includes Talk on the Tyne, overnight accommodation and Tech on the Tyne conference.
Tickets and Accommodation:
Single ticket: £99
Single ticket plus overnight accommodation: £159
Pair of tickets: £175
Pair of tickets plus overnight accommodation: £249 *
Schools wishing to send 3 or more delegates can purchase additional tickets for just £75 extra per ticket
Hotel rooms are at Motel One (High Bridge Street, Newcastle). The hotel is just a 2 minute walk from Tyneside Cinema and Campus North (venue for 'Talk on the Tyne' TeachMeet on eve of the conference).
* Based on two delegates sharing a twin room. Single room supplement of £26 applies (£275 for 2 delegates and 2 rooms)
Tickets can be booked by calling 07921 069 489 or by e-mailing info@animate2educate.co.uk
There will be a market hall at the conference featuring stands for up to 20 exhibitors.
If you are an exhibitor and wish to exhibit please call Martin Bailey on 07921 069 489 or e-mail: martinbailey@animate2educate.co.uk
Stands are priced from just £299 and event sponsorship from just £499.
As an event sponsor you also have a room at the nearby Motel One (High Bridge Street, Newcastle) on the evening of Thursday 7th June and a ticket and presenting spot at 'Talk on the Tyne' social event (including food) on the evening of Thursday 7th June.
There is even the opportunity to demonstrate your product live on stage at the conference! 
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7:45am – 8:45am: Registration, Breakfast Rolls and Exhibition Hall

8:45am – 8:55am: Martin Bailey (Welcome and introduction)

8:55am – 9:20am: Dughall McCormick

9:20am – 9:45am: Simon Blower 

9:45am - 9:50am: 'Product Live' 

9:50am - 10:15am: Adam Chase

10:15am - 10:40am: Joe Dale

10:40am – 11:20am: Morning Break, Refreshments and Exhibition Hall

11:20am – 11:45am: Steve Bunce

11:45am – 12:10pm: Julian Wood

12:10pm – 12:15pm: 'Product Live' 

12:15pm – 12:40pm: Simon Finch 

12:40pm – 1:30pm: Buffet Lunch and Exhibition Hall

1:30pm – 1:55pm: Al Kingsley

1:55pm – 2:20pm: Paul Tullock

2:20pm – 2:30pm: Afternoon Break

2:30pm – 2:55pm: Carol Allen

2:55pm – 3:20pm: Lee Parkinson

3:20pm – 3:30pm: Martin Bailey (Closing remarks and evaluation)

Meet your presenters: