Welcome to NAMSS Annual Conference 2018
NAMSS ANNUAL CONFERENCE
19 - 20 March, 2018
Hyatt Regency, Birmingham
NAMSS (National Association for Managers of Student Services), established in 1987 as a registered charity with the Charity Commission, operates as a non profit organisation to provide support and professional development for Managers of Services who support learners in education and training.
Every March NAMSS hosts a National Conference for all members designed to promote the sharing of contemporary practice. This two-day annual event gives like minded professionals the chance to meet in a chosen city and network with over 140 managers and support staff.
NAMSS’ National Conference 2018 will once more be a fabulous two-day event. The Conference, sponsored by eSafe, will cover many aspects of student services including guest speakers and workshops covering Transgender in FE, Mental Health, SEND/Supported Internships, IAG/Matrix, Drugs/Substance Misuse, Gangs, Enrichment/Tutorials, Inspecting PDBW, Prevent and Learner Voice. Our marketplace at Conference will include a wide range of exhibitors offering services and innovative solutions to support your day-to-day operations. Guest speakers include Nick Linford, founder of Lsect, Andy Cope, from the Art of Brilliance and Dickon Bevington, Consultant Psychiatrist and Medical Director at the Anna Freud Centre.
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At a Glance
Features of the NAMSS Annual Conference 2018
Two Day Programme
This is where student services managers meet: In addition to lunch and coffee/tea breaks, there is a Gala dinner - including our Awards, (supported by sponsorship from eSafe) and Competition winners and Live Band.
Speakers - Monday
Speakers - Tuesday
On Tuesday Dickon Bevington, Consultant Psychiatrist and Medical Director at the Anna Freud Centre will be giving a presentation on the adolescent brain.
NAMSS members can also access our archive of Speaker Presentations from past NAMSS Conferences.
Exhibitors are still being finalised but those secured to date include e-Safe, EMSI, Active Informatics, DfE Educate Against Hate, Mental Health Foundation England, Papyrus, Prevent and Prospect Consultants.
Book early to secure the best rates. Limited spaces are available, bookings must be made and paid for by 19 January, 2018 latest or you will be invoiced for the full amount.