Annual Conference

The Principal York Hotel, 11 – 12 May

ISA is one of the fastest growing Heads Associations in the UK – with 424 members and more set to join in the coming months. Our conferences give school suppliers the opportunity to network with Headteachers and their staff, and promote school products in a relaxed and friendly environment.

ISA are looking forward to welcoming members to 2017’s Annual Conference, focusing on fellowship and support. This conference is only for Members (Headteachers/Principals), Honorary Members, School Associates and Life Associates.

To request to exhibit at ISA’s Annual Conference, please complete the booking form here.

Exhibitor space is priced at just £500 per linear metre – or £520 for one metre stands – no VAT payable.

All exhibitors receive:
A feature in the conference brochure, including logo and contact details
Dedicated networking events with over 100 Headteachers
Complimentary lunch and refreshments for all conference days

Please note exhibition space was in very high demand at our previous conference, so do book now to secure your chance to network with Headteachers from some of the UK’s leading independent schools.


If you are also interested in sponsoring Annual Conference, the following are available:

Annual Dinner Sponsor – £2,500
Takes place on Friday evening – our black tie event which attracts up to 180 delegates.

  • Conference sponsor branding on programme
  • Logo and blurb on ISA website
  • Full page advert in conference brochure
  • Two tickets to the Annual Dinner
  • Dedicated networking opportunities with delegates
  • Branding opportunities during the Annual Dinner
  • Opportunity to address delegates during the Annual Dinner

Thursday Dinner Sponsor – £2,000
The Thursday Dinner will take place at the wonderful National Railway Museum.

  • Conference sponsor branding on programme
  • Logo and blurb on ISA website
  • Full page advert in conference brochure
  • Two tickets to Thursday Dinner
  • Dedicated networking opportunities with delegates
  • Branding opportunities during Thursday Dinner
  • Opportunity to address delegates during Thursday Dinner

Annual Drinks Reception Sponsors – £1,500
A great chance to chat and address delegates before the Annual Dinner.

  • Conference sponsor branding on programme
  • Logo and blurb on ISA website
  • Full page advert in conference brochure
  • Two tickets to the Annual Dinner
  • Dedicated networking opportunities with delegates
  • Branding opportunities during drinks reception
  • Opportunity to address delegates during drinks reception

Conference Brochure – £1,000
This brochure is distributed to all conference delegates

  • Conference sponsor branding on programme
  • Logo and blurb on ISA website
  • Full page advert in conference brochure

ISA Golf Competition – £600
Enjoy a round of Golf and networking with a group of our delegates on Thursday Morning.

  • Complimentary round of Golf for two representatives
  • Networking opportunities with delegates
  • Logo and blurb on ISA website

Additional opportunities such as prize draws are available. Please contact alice.jeffries@isaschools.org.uk for details.


Advertising in Conference Brochure:

Full page full colour A5 advert:             £200
Half page full colour A5 advert:            £120
Quarter page full colour A5 Advert:     £80