'Tech on the Tyne' Conference

Tech on the Tyne
 
Animate 2 Educate are delighted to be hosting their 2017 Summer Conference 'Tech on the Tyne' at BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead Quayside on Friday 9th June 2017.
 
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), Julian Wood and Bob Harrison. They will be joined by names such as Phil Bagge (of 'Sandwich Bot' fame), Zoe Ross, Joe Dale and many many more!
 
In addition to this brilliant line-up of speakers, there will also be a large 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 in the River Terrace of BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art (Gateshead Quayside) on Thursday 8th 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.
 
Ticket Prices:
Single ticket: £149
Single ticket plus overnight accommodation: £199
Pair of tickets: £249
Pair of tickets plus overnight accommodation: £299 *
Schools wishing to send 3 or more delegates can purchase additional tickets for just £99 extra per ticket
 
* Based on two delegates sharing a twin room. Single room supplement of £59 applies
 
Tickets can be booked by calling (0191) 469 2932 / 07921 069 489 or by e-mailing info@animate2educate.co.uk
There will be a large market hall at the conference featuring stands for up to 30 exhibitors.
 
If you are an exhibitor and wish to exhibit please call Martin Bailey on (0191) 469 2932 / 07921 069 489 or e-mail: martinbailey@animate2educate.co.uk
 
Stands are priced from just £249 or from just £299 you can also have a room at Jury's Inn, Gateshead Quayside (adjacent to conference venue) on the evening of Thursday 8th June and a ticket to 'Talk on the Tyne' social event (including food) on the evening of Thursday 8th June.
 
Various sponsorship packages are also available for the event and there is even the opportunity to demonstrate your product live on stage at the conference! Download your booking form by clicking on the links above:
Sponsors
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In association with our friends at Animate2Educate BrainPOP is delighted to offer these preferential packages.
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Timetable

7:45am – 8:45am: Registration, Breakfast Rolls and Exhibition Hall

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

8:55am – 9:20am: Ken Corish

9:20am – 9:30am: Henry Platten

9:30am – 9:55am: Paul Scott 

9:55am – 10:20am: Simon Finch 

10:20am - 10:25am: 'Product Live' 

10:25am – 11:05am: Morning Break, Refreshments and Exhibition Hall

11:05am – 11:30am: Bob Harrison 

11:30am - 11:35am: 'Product Live'

11:35am – 12:00pm: Phil Bagge 

12:00pm – 12:25pm: Mozart Dee 

12:25pm – 12:30pm: 'Product Live'

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

1:30pm – 1:55pm: Zoe Ross 

1:55pm – 2:20pm: Joe Dale 

2:20pm – 2:30pm: Afternoon Break

2:30pm – 2:55pm: Julian Wood

2:55pm – 3:20pm: Lee Parkinson

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

Meet your presenters:
Mr P in action reviewing the 'Mrs May' book. Review got so much online attention that it even feature in the Daily Mirror.
The fantastic Phil Bagge in action as 'Sandwich Bot'. A brilliant lesson that has now been delivered in hundreds of schools around the country.
Watch Mozart Dee's 'Ted Talk' on being a global teen . . .