SEND Conference 2022


Wednesday 19 October 2022

Members and Non-Members save £10 with our Early Bird offer when you book before 6 September 2022


Event overview

Join us and give yourself the opportunity to get the bird’s eye view on the rapidly changing landscape of education across the range of provision. Let thinking and planning for your context be enhanced by hearing from outstanding colleagues who are in a position to support us with interpreting and assimilating the implications of the SEND Review for leaders and learners.

This conference is for school leaders working in all settings who wish to be inspired and energised by SEND reform, securing the very best provision for all of our young people with SEND.


Who should attend?

School leaders – Heads, Head Teachers, Deputies, SLT and aspiring Heads. Suitable for primary, secondary, special, all-through, independent, maintained and alternative provision.



Delegates have the opportunity to attend two exciting workshops. Further details available on our website.



0830 – 0900 – Registration and exhibition viewing

0900 – 0905 – Conference introduction by Paul Gosling, NAHT President

0905 – 0915 – Conference Welcome from Marijke Miles, Chair SEND Sector Council

0915 – 0930 – Sponsor presentation

0930 – 1020 – Keynote one

1020 – 1025 – Presentation by Serdar Ferit, Chief Executive & Co-Founder of Lyfta

1025 – 1055 – Break, networking and exhibition viewing

1100 – 1200 – Workshop session one

1200 – 1255 – Lunch, networking and exhibition viewing

1300 – 1400 – Workshop session two

1400 – 1430 – Break, networking and exhibition viewing

1430 – 1515 – Mabel Davis CBE in conversation with Dr Rona Tutt OBE

1515 – 1530 – Conference summary and close with Marijke Miles, Chair SEND Sector Council

*subject to change


NAHT Wellness and Protect

Don’t forget, for this event please note that members who have signed up for the wellness and protect cover can get their transport and cover fees paid for. Please click here to see information about this.