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Visitor FAQs

When and Where is Education Estates® 2024 taking place?

Education Estates® 2024 is being held at Manchester Central on the 15th and 16th October 2024.

Please make sure to register for the day/s you wish to attend.

Opening Times:

Tuesday 15 October - Conference & Exhibition  - 08:45 - 18:00

Wednesday 16 October - Conference & Exhibition - 09:00 - 16:45

Is Education Estates® 2024 attendance free?

Public Sector

  • The Exhibition and Conference are free for all Public Sector attendees on both days

           Attendance at the conference is free for those directly employed in schools, colleges, universities, government and local authorities (including governors and             independent schools)*

            *All registrations will be verified by the organiser and anyone not deemed as public sector will be contacted to amend their registration.

Private Sector

  • If you wish to visit the Exhibition Only, this is free for Private Sector attendees to walk around on both days as a Visitor
  • Private Sector attendees will need to pay to attend any of the Conference on both days of Education Estates® 2024

Is there a Cloakroom at Education Estates®?

The cloakroom is situated in the main registration area outside the exhibition hall and is open for the duration of Education Estates®. There is no charge to leave everyday items in the cloakroom. 

Registration FAQs

How do I receive my badge?

Your badge will be ready for you to collect upon arrival at Education Estates® 2024. To help speed up the collection process, having your confirmation email to hand may help.

No need to print anything yourself!

Awards FAQs

What is the Dress Code?

The dress code is: Black Tie/Formal Evening Wear

Where is the Awards being held this year?

The Awards is held this year at the Kimpton Clocktower Hotel, Oxford St, Manchester M60 7HA



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