Why Join Us?


We have the pleasure of announcing that Mark Anderson, ICT Evangelist, will be our keynote speaker, and we will also be hosting Google, Apple, eLIM Ed Tech & SIMS  presentations for you to watch and interact with. There will be an exhibitor area for you to view with the ability to discuss and raise questions with the exhibitor’s experts and account managers.

The Conference will be FREE OF CHARGE to everyone who Registers for the event. Upon registration you will be issued with a link so that you can connect into the presentations on the day. All of the webinars will also be recorded, so don’t worry if you miss the presentations on the day, as you will be able to re-visit them at your leisure.

9.00 – 10.15 – SCC ICT Welcome (Clive Franklin) & Thriving not surviving with remote learning (Mark Anderson)

Mark is well known for his highly successful blog and Twitter handle @ICTEvangelist, and his widely acclaimed ‘Perfect ICT Every Lesson‘ book. See: https://ictevangelist.com/

10.30 – 11.30 – Collaborative Learning in an ever changing world using GSuite (Roger Slade – Business Development Manager & Jason Tye – Consulting and Professional Services Lead – Getech Ltd)

Getech are leading experts in providing solutions for schools, helping to remove complexity when introducing new technology to the learning environment.

11.45 – 12.15 – Building effective remote education provision (Julia Briggs – eLIM Ed Tech)

eLIM Ed Tech team are a highly respected and successful part of SCC’s Support Services for Education. They support schools to develop innovative, engaging, effective and safe use of technology.

13.00 – 14.00 – Apple Presentation (Albion – John Holder)

Albion are a well-known Apple Premium Reseller and an Apple Authorised Service Provider. Albion provide Apple products and related services across the country to schools and other organisations.

14.15 – 15.15 – SIMS Development and Latest News (Adrian Troake)

Adrian Troake, MIS Manager at SCC, has been supporting SIMS in Somerset since the days of the DOS modules! Adrian brings a wealth of experience to this session, sharing all the latest SIMS news

15.30 – 16.00 – Your Guide to Digital Health (safety, security and efficiency) in a pandemic (Exa Networks – Andrew Cheeseman)

Andrew is the Account and Business Development Manager at Exa Networks. Exa Networks are committed to delivering the highest quality internet services to businesses and schools across the UK.

16.00 – 16.30 – Closing comments & Q&A (Clive Franklin)

Clive Franklin, Schools and Traded Manager (SCC ICT) will close the conference, and there will be opportunities for Q & A at the end.

Event features will include:

  • Network with peers and professionals

  • Watch live streaming or on-demand webinars delivered by industry experts

  • Explore a virtual exhibitor area with companies showcasing educational technologies

  • Interact in Virtual meetings

  • No Cost and No Travel!

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Please note: There will be live Q&A’s as well as Chat during each session, where you will have the opportunity to interact. In addition to this, we will be monitoring our Twitter feed (@WeareSCCICT) so please feel free to Message us there during the day…