Early Years Sector Events

Here's where you'll find details of childcare sector events including conferences, workshops and exhibitions for early years childcare professionals. 

Early Years Business Zone

Venue: Multiple throughout EnglandEarly Years Business Zone logo
Date: 17 August - 14 September
Website: www.ndna.org.uk/eybz
Email: eybz@ndna.org.uk
Contact Number: 01484 40 70 70

NDNA supported by the Department for Education are due to launch a free online toolkit to help nursery businesses.

The Early Years Business Zone provides a range of tools, advice and industry expertise to help you sustain a healthy business, developed by the sector for the sector.

It will include:

  • Business appraisal tool
  • Staff cost calculator
  • Financial management
  • Additional resources.

NDNA will host a number of workshops and live webinars to demonstrate the toolkit. Find out more and book here. 

Childcare Expo Midlands 2017

Venue: Ricoh Arena, Coventry
Date: 29 Sep – 30 Sep 2017, 10am – 4pm
Website: www.childcareexpo.co.uk
Email: info@childcareexpo.co.uk
Contact Number: 01425 838393
Childcare Expo is returning once again to Ricoh Arena in Coventry on 29th – 30th September.

The established Midlands event is free to attend for all those working in the early years, childcare and nursery sector and offers a stimulating and educational platform that is sure to excite you. Visitors travel from across the UK to network with dedicated suppliers and to discover the latest trends within the industry. 

The event invites everyone from childminders to pre-school and nursery owners to aid their personal development with leading associations on hand to share their insight to support and advance your practice. Alistair Bryce-Clegg, owner of ABC Does and leading early years legend, will also be making a special guest appearance – keep your eyes peeled for further announcements.  

Childcare Expo Midlands will host an impressive line-up of thought leaders hosting enlightening seminars and provides the opportunity to get hands-on and join in with interactive workshops. There will also be a Learning Location created by TTS that focuses on the curious and creative child, packed full of activity ideas to ignite your imagination.

Visitors will be spoiled for choice with crafty workshops from the much-loved Twinkl as they return with their Twinkl Inspiration Zone. There will be a number of workshops taking place across both days, granting visitors with much-loved summer inspiration to brighten their settings.

What can you do at Childcare Expo Midlands?

Attend educational seminars to credit your CPD
Meet the experts to have your questions answered
Receive fantastic onsite offers and discounts 
Experience expert-led informative hands-on workshops 
Network with peers and industry players
Pick up hundreds of new product ideas and services
And most of all, enjoy a great day out with your colleagues

Proudly sponsored by Morton Michel Insurance, the event offers a fantastic opportunity to network with your peers in an inspiring environment. Whilst you’re there, visit the great range of early years suppliers to discuss ways to enhance your settings. Our exhibitors will have exclusive special offers for the show and will be more than happy to share tips and advice so you get the most from your visit. 

Whether you are looking for new play equipment, the perfect resources or want to find out more about the latest in early years technology, Childcare Expo Midlands is the place to be this Autumn.

For more information or to register for your FREE tickets please visit www.childcareexpo.co.uk or call 01425 838393.