today 13th October 2017

location_on Google HQ, London

Google for Education Back-to-School Summit

Learn, Connect and Share

Come along to this free one day training event featuring a jam-packed day of learning across four different strands of hands-on training delivered by educators, for educators, over five hours. Suitable for beginners to advanced users, you'll also benefit from the open surgery strand where you can ask questions and get answers from the UK's leading Google experts. You'll leave the day empowered to use G Suite meaningfully with your students. Before you head home, why not stick around for networking drinks to meet other attendees and trainers from the day?

Due to the limited number of places at this event, only staff working in educational institutions may attend. We may limit attendees to a maximum of two per organisation. You'll hear back within a week to confirm your place. To avoid disapointment, please don't book travel until your place is confirmed.

Speakers Wanted

Share Your Best

There are a very limited number of community presenting slots to be filled at this event. Are you a new or budding Google for Education Certified Trainer? Apply to present to share how you're using G Suite in a hands-on session.

Share at the Summit


A jam-packed day of learning featuring four strands of training over five hours, plus a fifth surgery strand where you can get answers for your individual questions. Keep checking back for frequent schedule updates!


A stellar line up of Google Certified Educators, Trainers and Innovators from across the UK sharing their best ideas for using G Suite in the classroom. More speakers announced soon!

Devin Regis

Devin works on the Google for Education team in London. She helps organisations across the UK and Europe successfuly adopt Google's tools.

James Sayer

James is Head of Maths at the Patumwan Demonstration School in Bangkok, Thailand. He also supports teachers using G Suite around the world.

Louise Jones

Louise is a G Suite for Education expert based in Scotland. She works with schools across the country and is also a Digital Schools Award Assessor.

Ben Rouse

A former Head of Maths, Ben now works with AppsEvents to help schools develop their digital learning strategy using design thinking.

Sarah Woods

Sarah is a Design Technology teacher at the International School of Amsterdam. Her style of presentation and sessions reflect her passion for student directed learning.

Jon Neale

Jon is the Digital Learning Lead at Halcyon International School London. Alongside teaching, he also supports staff in meaningful integration of technology for learning.

Oli Trussell

Creator of popular add-on Doc to Form, Oli is a former Maths teacher now working with schools worldwide on their G Suite and Chromebook deployments.

Dean Stokes

After teaching media and drama for 9 years, Dean now works as UK Director for AppsEvents. He trains schools around the world on the best use of G Suite and Chromebooks for learning.

Dan Taylor

Dan is the CEO of AppsEvents and has years of experience working with school leadership teams worldwide, supporting with their strategy for moving to the cloud.

Mark Allen

Mark's focus is on working with leadership teams to align the journey with their strategic vision and create culture change.

Getting There

The Google for Education Back to School summit will take place at Google's Academy space, 123 Buckingham Palace Road, London.