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IH AMT Conference 2017

October 03 2016

The AMT Conference will once again bring together Academic Managers and Teacher Trainers from across the IH network for three days of sharing good practice and networking.  The annual conference will feature management and teacher trainer sessions from international experts from the ELT world.

Conference attendees will:

  • get an insight into industry leaders’ perspectives 
  • get updates from IHWO and information about new developments
  • hear new ideas which you can take back and implement in your school
  • share good practice across the network
  • connect with a number of publishers over the three days
  • network informally over lunch (included) and at the IHWO Quiz and Karaoke night on Friday (dinner & drinks included)

This conference is only open to Academic Managers and Teacher Trainers from across the IH Network and registration is restricted to 2 delegates per fee-paying school.

Programme

The provisional programme is available here

Venue

Devonport House, King William Walk, Greenwich, London, SE10 9JW, United Kingdom

Transport information

The nearest stations to the venue are the Cutty Sark DLR and Greenwich Rail Station.  The closest airports are City and Gatwick.  Heathrow is a slightly longer journey.  Luton and Stansted are even further.

From Gatwick, take the Thameslink rail service to London Bridge, change onto the London Underground to take the Jubilee Line to Canary Wharf and take the DLR line to Cutty Sark.  Or alternatively, you can take overland train from London Bridge to Greenwich Mainline Station. 

From London City Airport, take the shuttle bus to Canning Town then the DLR to Cutty Sark (change at Poplar). The DLR runs to London City Airport, change at Poplar and get onto a Lewisham/Greenwich Bound train - Journey time approx. 23 minutes.

From Heathrow, take the Piccadilly Line to Green Park and then change to the Jubilee Line, changing again at Canary Wharf onto the DLR and alighting at Cutty Sark.

From Stansted, take the Stansted Express train link to Liverpool Street, change onto the London Underground and take the Central Line to Bank then the DLR line to Cutty Sark.

For those planning to travel via London Bridge railway station, please be aware that there are major works taking place causing disruption to some journeys.  We strongly advise you to check your route in advance and if you have any questions about the best way to get to Greenwich, please get in touch.  You can check your route on https://www.google.co.uk/maps or https://citymapper.com/london.
 

Useful links:

www.tfl.gov.uk/

www.nationalrail.co.uk/