Event

BESA Open Day featuring a special seminar on Brexit

10 April 2019

We invite members and prospective members to join us for an open day at BESA’s offices. 

When

10:30am - 3:10pm

Where

BESA offices
20 Beaufort Court, Admirals Way
London
E14 9XL View Map

Price

Free

We invite members and prospective members to join us for an open day at BESA’s offices. 

 

The event will give you the chance to meet the BESA team and learn more about the benefits of membership, as well as receiving an update on the UK education system.

The programme will run as follows:

10:30-11:00am
Tea, coffee and networking

11:00-12:30pm
Making the most of your BESA membership
This seminar is designed to give you an overview of the full portfolio of services that BESA offers to ensure that your company gets maximum value from membership. It will be your chance to meet members of the BESA team and to understand our research programme, our campaigns, the wide range of member discounts offered, the UK events that BESA runs and our ever-increasing international activities!

12:30-12:40pm
EDUCATE overview
A member of the EDUCATE core team will give a brief overview of the EDUCATE project. This is a rigorous and comprehensive training programme, designed to help start-ups, SMEs, entrepreneurs and educators to develop, evaluate and improve their products and services with the use of research evidence. BESA works in partnership with the EDUCATE programme leading the onboarding process and assisting in their events. 

12:40-13:10pm
Lunch

13:10-14:25pm
The legal implications of Brexit with Frank Suttie, Partner at Ward Hadaway law firm

14:25-14:35
Comfort break

14:35-15:50

An overview of UK Education 
BESA's Director Patrick Hayes will give a primer on the key structures of the English school system, the national curriculum, assessment and accountability within schools – alongside emerging trends, such as the rise of the Multi Academy Trusts. The workshop also aims to give participants a good working knowledge of the key government departments and agencies.

We look forward to welcoming you! 
Team BESA