NetSupport Radio (Part of NetSupport, the global experts in School IT solutions), has been chosen to be the official broadcaster of Bett 2023 (29-31st March 2023), the world’s biggest EdTech show for the global education community to explore cutting-edge education technology.
Providing an interactive forum for visitors to explore, debate and reflect on education technology, NetSupport Radio will broadcast an engaging and informative mix of interviews, analysis and debate on the biggest issues in education throughout the show.
Powered by Anderton Tiger Radio and hosted by Bett legend and schools radio broadcaster Russell Prue, attendees can get involved by sharing their ‘best of Bett’ thoughts via Twitter using #NetSupportRadio and #Bett2023 throughout the three days. Show attendees are also encouraged to visit the radio station at stand SE51 for a chance to feature on the show.
Broadcasting daily at 3pm throughout Bett 2023, anyone can download the NetSupport Radio app to their smartphone to listen live or listen back to the daily Bett broadcasts. The app also features regular podcasts throughout the year.
The educators, leaders, and EdTech pioneers who have featured on NetSupport Radio include:
- Abid Patel – IT Director at Newham Community Learning
- Sue Atkins – Parenting Coach and former Deputy Headteacher
- Monica Burns – Curriculum and EdTech Consultant
- Tim Evans – Educational Technology and Innovation Coordinator at American International School Abu Dhabi
- Caroline Wright – Director General of BESA
- Al Kingsley – Author and Chair of a MAT
Commenting on plans for this years’ NetSupport Radio at Bett 2023, Al Kingsley, NetSupport CEO, said:
“Bett is always a welcome opportunity for educators and industry to listen, learn and discuss the role technology has in supporting schools to deliver positive impact. We are thrilled to be the official broadcaster of Bett 2023, ensuring there is a channel for everyone to reflect, respond and have their voice heard throughout the show. I’d encourage all from across the sector to listen live, engage on social media and visit the station at stand SE51 to make their contribution – all are welcome!”
Louisa Hunter, Portfolio Director at Bett, said:
“Bett is the leading global gathering of the EdTech community and giving attendees the chance to hear from some really influential people in the industry, both in the run up to the show and at the show itself, plays a vital part in bringing the community together. We are excited to team up with NetSupport Radio to provide an important space for voices to be heard and for educators to hear direct from experts on the numerous positive opportunities edtech offers.”
Lord Jim Knight of Weymouth also commented:
“Bett is the leading global gathering of the EdTech community and I’ve been speaking and attending the event for years. Bett gives attendees the chance to hear from some really influential people in the industry, both in the run up to the show and at the show itself and plays a vital part in bringing the community together. I’m excited to be joining Russell at the show for another of our regular conversations about the sector. His broadcasts on NetSupport Radio provide an important space for voices to be heard and for educators to hear direct from experts on the numerous positive opportunities edtech offers.”
NetSupport, which has been shortlisted in the Bett Awards 2023, has also just released a ‘Bett 2023 – The highlights’ video to help visitors make the most of their visit. In addition to hosting the official radio station of Bett, NetSupport will be on hand to offer advice and expertise to schools on effective and impactful edtech solutions and implementation. Stop by and meet author of ‘My Secret #EdTech Diary’, My School #Governance Handbook and Bett speaker, Al Kingsley, and access digital copies of the FREE education magazine ‘R.I.S.E.’ and ‘A Guide to Creating a Digital Strategy in Education’.