Day 1: 21 November, Conference Programme

Day 1: 21 November

09:00

Registration & Exhibition Visit

10:00

Keynote Stage

Opening Keynotes – Question Time

11:00

Coffee Break & Networking

11:30

Lammermuir Suite

Value of Good Design

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See Learning Happening - Ian Alexander & Henry McKeown, Design Directors, jmarchitects Over the past 10 years or so the Scottish Government and the Scottish Futures Trust have spearheaded the tra...

Chair:

  • Andy Dailly Head of School Building - Scottish Government

Lowther Suite

Pupil/Student Experience

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If students were in charge of their university estate what changes would they make? - Mike Entwisle, BuroHappold Engineering BuroHappold Engineering has undertaken a class leading research project wh...

Workshop

Opportunities Outside: Early Years and External Environments Workshop

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A key element of strategies emerging to address the 1140 hours early years provision is more creative and meaningful use of outdoor spaces. These spaces offer a variety of opportunities to support you...

12:15

Lammermuir Suite

Building Better Learning Establishments

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Learning Environments for the Future - Grant Robertson, Scottish Futures Trust & Andy Dailly, Scottish Government

Speakers:

Lowther Suite

Master Planning

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University of Glasgow – Developing a Masterplan: Ann Allen, University of Glasgow University of Glasgow are embarking on a £1b investment in their Gilmorehill campus.  The presentation will focus...

Speaker:

  • Ann Allen Director of Estates and Commercial Services - University of Glasgow

13:00

Lunch & Networking

14:00

Keynote Stage

Keynote Address

14:30

Lammermuir Suite

An Alternative Option

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Rising Rolls Programme - “Fast Response” School accommodation - Crawford McGhie, Acting Head of Operational Support (Communities and Families) and The City of Edinburgh Council Rising Rolls are a...

Speaker:

  • Alan Hyde Regional Educational Specialist - Portakabin

Lowther Suite

Identifying Best Practice/Lessons Learnt

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Scotland’s School Estate Core Facts – refresh of condition and suitability guidance - Gordon Taylor, Cromby Consulting, Allan Whyte, Aberdeenshire Council Cromby Consulting has recently undertaken...

Chair:

  • Craig Clement Head of Resources & Performance - Aberdeenshire Council

Workshop

Learning Environments for the Future

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This workshop will begin to explore the challenges and opportunities which next generation learners may encounter. Potential future scenarios will be presented to the whole workshop by an education an...

Chair:

  • Stephen Long Associate Director Education - Scottish Futures Trust

15:30

Tea Break & Networking

16:00

Lammermuir Suite

Technologies Transforming Learning

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Technology, Buildings and Transformational Change in Education delivery - Bernard Chisholm, Comhairle nan Eilean Siar & Angus Maclennan, e-Sgoil The presentation will look at how technology suppo...

Lowther Suite

School to work / Ready for Life

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Children, Young People & Lifelong Learning - Claire Renton, Dumfries and Galloway Council Dumfries Learning Town is a collaborative approach to a new whole town model of delivery for 2-18yrs educ...

Workshop

Learning Environments for the Future

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This workshop will begin to explore the challenges and opportunities which next generation learners may encounter. Potential future scenarios will be presented to the whole workshop by an education an...

Chair:

  • Stephen Long Associate Director Education - Scottish Futures Trust

17:05

Keynote Stage

Closing Keynote

Chair:

  • Andy Dailly Head of School Building - Scottish Government