BASL annual conference 2019

The BASL Annual Conference for School Leaders 2019

The BASL Board warmly invites applications for the 2019 Annual Conference to be held at the Grand Hotel, Brighton on the 14th and 15th March.


Conference dates and times

14th March        09:30 – 15:30
15th March        09:30 – 14:00


Keynote speakers

Sir David Carter - The National Landscape of Leadership
Steve Radcliffe - Leadership Plain and Simple
​Laughology - Bringing Out the Best in Every Child
Gervaise Phinn - Tales and Stories from School
​Claire Lomas MBE - Pushing the Boundaries


The Grand Hotel

The Grand is an iconic Victorian property that is steeped in British history and stands centre stage on Brighton’s famous seafront.  From the stunning spiral staircase and traditional period design, to beautiful sea view rooms, a sumptuous day spa and the glamour of the GB1 restaurant, the Grand experience is treating you to the quality you deserve.  This luxury Brighton hotel is the perfect base from which to make the most of this unique and exciting city by the sea.


Delegate costs

Residential attendance includes dinner, bed and breakfast accommodation on the night of the 14th March and refreshments throughout the event. Accommodation on the night of the 13th and/or 15th March is available in addition; the rates for each of these nights are £135 plus VAT for a standard room (single occupancy) with upgrade charges applying for non‐standard room bookings and for multiple occupancy.

Residential - BASL Members - £425 plus VAT          
Residential - Non-Members - £475 plus VAT
FOSS Schools​ - 50% discount applies
Non-Residential - £325 plus VAT
​FOSS Non-Residential - ​50% discount applies


How to apply

Please complete and return the booking form to make your booking.

Download booking form

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