BASL Annual Conference

BASL Annual Conference

BASL Conference 2024

The Buckinghamshire Academy of School Leadership (BASL), in partnership with Buckinghamshire Council, are pleased to present the 2024 Annual BASL Conference for School Leaders, to be held at the Crowne Plaza, Stratford-Upon-Avon on Thursday 21st and Friday 22nd March 2024.

This is an opportunity to hear inspirational guest speakers, network with fellow Headteachers, both primary and secondary and to visit an exhibition of companies and teams that supply and support our schools.

The theme this year is Maverick Leadership. Speakers attending are:

Thursday 21st March

  • Alex Barker: Coach, facilitator, speaker, author & pirate
  • Judith Germain: Hopeful pragmatist, author & maverick
  • Joe Sparks: No-nonsense leadership & performance coach & surfer

Friday 22nd March

  • Becky Allen: Co-founder of Teacher Tapp & author
  • Nigel Owens: Former rugby referee, MBE, Welsh TV presenter, anti-bullying and gay rights champion & cattle farmer


Booking information:

  • Day Delegate Pricing:
  • Thursday 21.03.24 BASL Member £125 Non-Member £149
  • Friday 22.03.24 BASL Member £80 Non-Member £95
  • 2 day member early bird | £375
  • 2 day non-member early bird | £475
  • 2 day member | £399
  • 2 day non-member | £499
  • 2 day small school member | £325
  • 2 day small school non-member | £349


Residential attendance includes:

A gala dinner, live entertainment, bed and breakfast and accommodation on the Thursday night. Lunch and refreshments throughout the event.

Additional rooms for Wednesday and/or Friday can be booked by contacting the hotel directly on 01789 279917 or email and quote code: H3T

Day Delegates are invited on:

Thursday 21 March 2024 (8.30am—4.00pm)

Exhibition viewing and refreshments from 8am, conference starts at 9.30am with three key note speakers.

Friday 22 March 2024 (9.45am—1.00pm)

Refreshments available from 9.15am, conference starts at 9.45am with two key note speakers.

Day delegate rates include refreshments and two course lunch


Contact with any queries

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