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MAT Leader’s Conference 2020

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Event Details

Starts on:21/05/2020 08:45 AM
Ends on:21/05/2020 04:15 PM
Location:Birmingham, UK


The one day conference aims to bring together leadership teams from across academy trusts and provide essential guidance on effective and sustainable multi-academy trust governance.

It will examine key aspects of leading a trust – including policy, centralisation, finance, curriculum and growth – and offers attendees the opportunity to network with MATs from across England.

Whether a MAT leader, looking to expand, or considering becoming part of a MAT – this conference will provide attendees with the knowledge, tools and guidance needed to ensure the MAT is successful for the future.

Key conference topics will include:
• Latest policy and regulatory developments
• Best practice economies of scale
• Effectively navigating growth
• Optimising and maintaining financial health
• Centralisation: opportunities and challenges
• Driving best pupil outcomes through curriculum development
• Partnerships, collaboration and communication.

Delegates will also have choice of one of the following roundtable discussions:
• Implementing quality finance management systems
• Managing acquisitions
• Changing the narrative of MATs
• Infrastructure and growth
• Best practice collective procurement
• Data management: the essentials
• Strategy For Staff Retention in MATs
• The Governing Board: identifying current and future business needs.

Speakers will include:
• Brendan Roodt, Director
• Stephen Morales, Chief Executive, Institute of School Business Leadership (ISBL).


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