Conference Programme Announced

Day 1: 21 November

08:30

Registration & Exhibition Visit

10:00

Keynote Stage

Opening Keynote: The Deputy First Minister and Cabinet Secretary for Education and Skills will outline the steps the Government is taking to improve the education system in Scotland and the vital infrastructure that supports it

Speaker:

  • John Swinney Deputy First Minister and Cabinet Secretary for Education and Skills - Scottish Government

10:45

Coffee Break & Networking

11:15

Lammermuir Suite

Value of Good Design

Speakers:

Lowther Suite

Early Years

Workshop

Technology Transforming Learning Workshop

12:20

Lammermuir Suite

Building Better Learning Establishments

Speakers:

Lowther Suite

Getting it Right for all Children & Young People

13:20

Lunch & Networking

14:30

Lammermuir Suite

Inspiring Learning & Teaching Spaces

Lowther Suite

Identifying Best Practice/Lessons Learnt

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West Calder High School - New Building, New Learning: Norr Architects, West Lothian Council & Morrison Construction

Workshop

Early Years Workshop 1

15:30

Tea Break & Networking

16:00

Lammermuir Suite

Extending Learning Benefits by Design

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The importance of acoustics for collaborative learning spaces - an international perspective: Shane Cryer, Saint-Gobain Ecophon AB Energy, Fresh Air and Daylight: Ian van Duivenbode, Ramboll A new S...

Speakers:

Lowther Suite

An Intelligent Client

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Promoting the Idea of an agreed detailed brief based on Educational requirement: Maxine Booth, Aberdeenshire Council

Speaker:

  • Maxine Booth Quality Improvement Manager - Aberdeenshire Council

Workshop

Early Years Workshop 2

17:05

Keynote Stage

Closing Day 1 Keynote

Day 2: 22 November

09:00

Registration & Exhibition Visit

09:45

Keynote Stage

Opening Keynote

10:30

Coffee Break & Networking

11:00

Lammermuir Suite

Technologies Transforming Learning

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 Newbattle Digital Centre of Excellence – Our transformational journey: Staff and Pupils of Newbattle in partnership with the University of Edinburgh The new Centre opened its services to the publ...

Lowther Suite

Health & Wellbeing

Workshop

Localities & Learning Workshop

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Collaboration sits at the heart of the public sector reform agenda in Scotland. Changing spaces, driven by policy need and community insight offers both the opportunity of service re-design and better...

Speakers:

12:05

Lowther Suite

Learning at the Heart of Communities

Lowther Suite

School to work / Ready for Life

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Newlands Junior College - a model for non-mainstream education? Chris Carr, haa design & Philip Graham, Newlands Junior College Newlands Junior College (NJC) is a joint educational venture between...

Speakers:

Workshop

Localities & Learning Workshop

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Collaboration sits at the heart of the public sector reform agenda in Scotland. Changing spaces, driven by policy need and community insight offers both the opportunity of service re-design and better...

Speakers:

13:05

Lunch & Networking

14:15

Lammermuir Suite

Pupil/Student Experience

Chair:

Lowther Suite

Repurposing of Existing Buildings

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University of West of Scotland: Marcus Ross, University of West of Scotland

Speaker:

  • View full profile for Marcus RossMarcus Ross Director of Strategic Planning and Development - University of West of Scotland

Workshop

Design Workshop

Chair:

15:20

Keynote Stage

Closing Keynote: Question Time

Speakers:

  • Ann Allen Director of Estates and Commercial Services - University of Glasgow
  • Clare Hicks Deputy Director, Learning Directorate - Scottish Government

Chair: