Members' Conference & AGM

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English UK Members' Conference & AGM

Our 2022 Members' Conference & AGM will take place as a hybrid event on Friday 20 May. The event gives members the chance to connect with their membership community, share best practice and experiences, and help shape the association.

Friday 20 May 2022 | hybrid
etc.venues Prospero House, London and online

The 2022 conference will be a hybrid event allowing members to join us in person or online. The full conference programme will be available in early 2022.


Attending in person

We offer one free place for English UK member centres and corporate members to attend in person. An additional representative from the same member organisation can attend for £170 per person. 

> register via eventbrite to attend in person

NB: English UK members - to book your free and discounted places via eventbrite please enter your member number as the 'promo code' before selecting your attendance type.

Exhibition and sponsorship opportunities are available. Contact the projects team for more information. 

Attending online

Up to five representatives from each member centre can attend online for free. 

> register via eventbrite to attend online

NB: English UK members - to book your free and discounted places via eventbrite please enter your member number as the 'promo code' before selecting your attendance type.

Annual General Meeting

The English UK AGM is open to English UK member centres only. The AGM's purpose is to:

  • Allow members to receive and endorse reports from the trustees on the achievements and work of the association over the year including the Annual Report, financial accounts and complaint cases heard by the Ombudsman.
  • Announce the results of Board elections.
  • Consider any nominations for Honorary Members or Fellows.  
  • To make any changes to the association's Rules or constitution (Articles of Association), if necessary.
  • Discuss other matters that affect the entire organisation.

During the meeting members will be encouraged to vote on matters on the agenda and ask questions. At the end of the meeting, the membership will be introduced to the newly elected trustees.

English UK is working hard to reduce waste, so please download a copy of the papers on your tablet/ phone in advance as no paper copies will be provided.

2021 Members' Conference

Our first-ever hybrid members' conference, incorporating our AGM, was held on Friday 21 May 2021The event comprised of a small in-person Covid-19-secure conference held at the Hilton London Tower Bridge plus many more members joining live online, via Zoom.

Conference feedback was outstanding with 93% of delegates saying they felt better connected to the English UK community afterwards.

2020 Members' Conference

Our 2020 members' conference was held online and attracted almost 500 delegates for two plenaries and 16 breakout sessions on marketing, finance, safeguarding, teaching online and more. The conference emphasised collaboration to overcome the challenges of the Coronavirus pandemic.

2019 Annual Conference

The 2019 English UK Annual Conference saw record-breaking attendance, analysis of student statistics, a panel discussion about Brexit opportunities and inspirational insights on how to overcome challenges from an explorer.

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Over 260 delegates from 164 member centres attended the event in person – most at no cost – with the room still packed during the closing networking reception. They were joined by almost 20 service providers and volunteers from charities that have benefited from Eddie Byers funding. 38 members joined us online, watching the event from our live stream. 

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