Upcoming events

Upcoming UK ELT events

January 2020

English Language Teaching Conference

Friday 17 – Saturday 18 January
Prospero House, London

The ELT Conference is a sleek, one-stop event for ELT practitioners and their managers. The event includes inspiring expert speakers, materials providers, and the chance catch up with old contacts and make new ones over great food throughout the day and an evening drinks reception.

Find out more about the ELT Conference


February 2020

Marketing Conference

Friday 7 February
Hilton London Tower Bridge

The English UK Marketing Conference is aimed at all professionals promoting, marketing and selling English language courses to study abroad agents and international students.

Find out more about the Marketing Conference


English UK ICEF Dubai

Sunday 10 - Wednesday 12 February

English UK will have a high profile Education is GREAT branded village promoting the UK education offer at the ICEF Dubai Workshop.

Find out more about the English UK village at ICEF Dubai


April 2020

Latin America workshop in Argentina

Week starting 20th April, days to be confirmed.
Buenos Aires

The English UK Latin America workshop helps agents and study abroad consultants understand UK ELT and build business partnerships with accredited English language centres from the UK. This event welcomes English UK members, experienced agents and service providers.

This workshop will dovetail an exploratory mission to Ecuador.

To find out more contact Roz, English UK Market Development Manager


May 2020

Annual Conference & AGM

Wednesday 13 May
The Oval, London

The English UK Annual Conference is one of the highlights of the English UK calendar, giving our members the chance meet, help shape the association and receive key updates on strategy, statistics and wider trends in UK ELT.

Find out more about the English UK Annual Conference & AGM


Eddie Byers Fund Isle of Wight Challenge

Saturday 2 - Sunday 3 May

Join English UK and adventurous ELT industry friends to walk (or run) the Isle of Wight's spectacular coastal path in just two days in aid of the Eddie Byers Fund.

Find out more about the Isle of Wight Challenge

September 2020

StudyWorld 2020

Monday 7 – Wednesday 9 September
QEII Centre, London

StudyWorld is the major trade event for UK international education providers and suppliers. We host over 750 delegates at StudyWorld for one-to-one meetings, industry seminars and networking receptions over two and a half days in the heart of London.

Find out more about StudyWorld 2020


October 2020

Student Experience Conference

October 2020
Venue TBC

Ensuring students have a good experience at your English language centre, even before they arrive, is vital to the success of your business. This one-day event is ideal for staff working in student services or welfare and their managers.

Find out more about the Student Experience Conference


November 2020

China Roadshow

Monday 16 - Friday 21 November

The Roadshow is the only specialist UK-focussed ELT B2B networking event in China. It provides a doorway for English UK member centres to access a large number of quality Chinese education consultancies, travel agents and local educational institutions who are actively engaged in the UK summer and winter school sector. The event is organised in collaboration with British Council China.

Find out more about the China Roadshow

Asia Pacific workshops in Thailand and Vietnam

Monday 23 - Friday 27 November
Bangkok and Ho Chi Minh City

Business-to-business events in Thailand and Vietnam to help Asia Pacific agents and student recruitment specialists understand UK ELT and build strategic partnerships with accredited UK providers. The events welcome English UK members, agents and service providers.

These workshops will dovetail an exploratory mission to Indonesia.

To find out more contact Roz, English UK Market Development Manager


December 2020

Principals' Conference

December 2020
Venue TBC

An event for school owners, directors, senior managers and principals who are responsibile for the business success, team managment and leadership of ELT centres in the UK. Join strategic-level sessions covering topics including managing your managers, developing strategies, HR and performance, recruitment and leadership.

Find out more about the Principals' Conference