Who can attend?+
Registering and visiting the show is completely free for Schools, Multi-Academy Trusts, Colleges, Universities, Charities, Not-for-Profits, Local and Central Government and the wider public sector. If you are a private sector organisation then you can apply to attend through the registration form, however, private sector tickets are limited and allocated two weeks out from the event.
What are the show dates, opening hours and venue?+
Hall 1, NEC, Birmingham
North Avenue, Marston Green, Birmingham, B40 1NT
Date: 18th & 19th November 2020
Time: 9am – 4:30pm
How do I get to the venue?+
The NEC is easy to reach by both public transport or by car, and has ample parking facilities on-site. We highly recommend that you visit the travel section of the NEC website for more information: https://www.thenec.co.uk/visitors/getting-here/
Alternatively, please visit our ‘Plan your visit’ page:
Does it cost for me to register as a visitor for the show?+
This is a free to attend show for Schools, Multi-Academy Trusts, Colleges, Universities, Charities, Not-for-Profits, Local and Central Government and the wider public sector. There are a limited number of private sector places at the show available on a first come first served basis and you can apply for a private sector place by contacting David.Hickey@govnet.co.uk.
Will I be able to print off my visitor badge at the venue?+
We have PC screen terminals for you to print off your badge at the registration counter. You will need to enter in your details and our system will be able to recognise these details if you pre-registered with us.
Are all the sessions within the theatres free to attend?+
Yes, all of the sessions across the theatres are free to attend. We do advise that you arrive at least 10 minutes before the session is due to begin, to help ensure that you get a seat in the theatre.
What do I do if I have accessibility requirements?+
Should you wish to plan some assistance ahead of your visit, please contact us via email at: firstname.lastname@example.org indicating the level of assistance you require, and we will do our utmost to offer our support during your visit.