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Please find details of the 37th Annual Conference below :


YearHost CountryVenueDate FromDate To
2019 Abu Dhabi Crowne Plaza and Yas Conference Centre 19 March 21 March


BSME Annual Headteachers Conference 2019

Registration Open


The 37th BSME Annual Headteachers Conference, will take place 19 - 21 March 2019 at the Crowne Plaza Yas Island and Yas Conference Centre, Abu Dhabi.

This year’s Conference theme is Transforming Learning in a Millennial World.  Our Keynote speakers will focus on how school leaders create schools which prepare staff and students for the cognitive, technological and emotional impact of the digital age. The programme also focuses on elements of senior leaders’ “CEO role” essential for leading millennial schools. In addition, Professor Christine Counsell will outline the latest educational updates from the UK, including curriculum changes planned by the DfE.

Please click here to view our provisional programme.


Conference Registration

To register for this year’s conference, you will need to log in to the members' area to complete the registration form. Please note that if you are an Associate member, you will need to renew your membership before you will be able to access the form.

If you are experiencing difficulties logging in to the members' area of our website, or are not a BSME School or Associate member and would like to attend our conference, please email Lisa.


Conference Hotel | Crowne Plaza, Yas Island

We have secured rooms at a discounted rate for this conference. In order to benefit from these reduced rates, please click here to book your rooms. Discounted rates will be offered until 31 January 2019.


Sponsorship Opportunities

Please click here to view the sponsorship opportunities for this year’s conference. Contact Emma to discuss further.


Please note that the deadline for conference registrations and payments is 14 February 2019.

If you have any further questions or queries, please do not hesitate to get in touch by email or phone +973 17798405.

We look forward to welcoming you in March!



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