Apply to speak at the conference

We're delighted to launch the call for applications to hold a 45-minute workshop at the Annual Apprenticeship Conference 2020 in partnership with the Department for Education. The application window will close at 18:00 on Friday 18th October 2019. Successful applicants will be informed by Friday 25th October. 

Please complete the below application to register your interest to speak at the conference, taking place on Monday 2 and Tuesday 3 March 2020 at Birmingham's ICC. Please note that completing this form does not guarantee you a session. If you are successful, you will be provided with a complimentary speaker pass providing you full access to the conference. If tickets have already been purchased refunds will be processed. FE Week will not be liable for any travel or accommodation costs incurred.

Please note that we will not accept applications for a session with three or more speakers. If you wish to suggest a panel session - email

This application process is only open for non-commercial workshops. Paid for opportunities for commercially sponsored workshops are available. We will contact you if we feel your submission is of a commercial nature and reserve the right to reject your application. If you wish to discuss your application in advance please email A limited number of sponsored workshops are available via our sponsorship options, further information can be found here.

Please note that as part of this application you will be required to supply a bio and photo for each speaker/presenter.

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* 1. Will you be the main presenter or are you applying on behalf on an individual?