The Bett Arena
This 2017 we will present to you the EducationGameChangers, get ready to be wowed.
Expect the return of Sir Ken Robinson, exploding science, provocative open discussion that challenges your current practices, 3D printed school dinners, collaboration with thought leaders and visionaries, world exclusive tech launches, and students all at the heart of this game changing programme.
Join 1,000 global educators in the Arena, our centre stage, for a passionate, open, knowledgeable and playful look at how together we can create a better future through education.
You are guaranteed to leave the Bett Arena with practical advice, insight, inspiration, tools and the realisation that you too are a game changer in the making. - individuals and products all creating an impact, resulting in a significant shift in how people behave and discover what's possible in education.
Welcome back Sir Ken Robinson
Guess who’s is the most popular Bett Arena session ever… Having enlightened, inspired and amused us back in 2015, we’re on the edge of our seats in anticipation of Sir Ken's keynote.
Internationally famous for his award winning, 3 Michelin starred The Fat Duck in Berkshire, Heston Blumenthal is considered to be one of the best and most influential chefs of his generation.
Self-produced, independent, engaged, she blurs the boundaries between pure art form and creative entrepreneurship.
Join our lead Keynote, Anthony Salcito, Vice President of Worldwide Education at Microsoft, center stage, for a passionate, open, knowledgeable and playful look at how together we can create a better future through education.
Abdul Chohan, of Essa Academy will discuss how their transformational redesign of learning with Apple technology has been essential for the success of every student and wider community.
Charlie McDonnell is a Vlogger, Filmmaker and Musician from Bath, who resides in London. Charlieissocoollike currently has 2.3m YouTube subscribers and 670k followers on Twitter, 208k on Instagram and 310k on Facebook.
The 2017 Arena game changers will reveal:
- What it takes to become a global game changing teacher, from the Global Teacher Prize finalists
- Why education isn’t working, at least when it comes to Careers!
- How STEAM in the Creative Industries can help fix the gender and diversity careers gap
- Mobile Gaming – what’s the role for it in contemporary education systems?
- Exclusives from Micro:bit, Raspberry Pi, Pi-Top and more
- Leading and learning in the digital age as a model for moving schools and districts forward.
- Transformational projects coming out of the classroom and driving policy
- The tech that’s going to change your classroom and school
Take a seat in class for a change and hear from the people who are grabbing new opportunities and running with them. Whichever area you’re involved in, we have a theatre for you.
Quite the field trip (for you)
There’s one thing that’s always the same at Bett, and that’s the buzz throughout the show. This is down to the sheer variety of experiences on offer for everyone involved.