There will be a mix of keynotes, parallel sessions and structured conversations.

The draft programme is:

From 9am: Networking, poster displays, refreshments

9.45am Welcome, aims and ambitions

10.00am A series of parallel sessions led by researchers and teachers with group discussion

11.00 am Keynote: Professor Vivienne Baumfield, Director of Research and Professor of Professional Learning at the University of Exeter and President Elect of BERA

11.45 Workshop Style Interactive sessions led by researchers and teachers

12.30pm Lunch, interaction with research posters and vote for your panel!

1.15pm A series of parallel sessions moving immediately into

2.15pm Facilitated Mixed Group discussions reflecting back on sessions, generating questions for the panel and talking about ways to follow up on the day

2.45pm Refreshments

3.00pm Panel Session focusing on how researchers and practitioners can be brought together effectively

3.30pm Keynote:Dr Richard Kueh, Her Majesty’s Inspector: Schools, Subject Lead for Religious Education

4pm Close

Book a place: Please use this Eventbrite link to book for the conference. We advise booking as early as possible as places are limited. Note: If the event cannot take place face-to-face a virtual event will be organised instead on the same day.


Presenter and Workshop Leaders

Session Outlines

Background to the conference and its importance to the RE Community