Welcome to The Education People Show Mini Manual

NEW DATE: Now back in its original timeslot!
Thursday 11th November at The Kent Event Centre, Detling. 
Please check back soon for updated details!

The Education People Show (formerly EduKent EXPO & Conference) is Kent’s leading event for the promotion and development of effective school leadership, management, learning and teaching featuring a high-level conference, inspirational workshops and a comprehensive exhibition of leading suppliers of services to schools and academies .

Below are the first few steps to get you started on promoting yourself and getting ready for the event before the full information is released 5 months prior to the event.  

Actions and Deadlines - Due ASAP

Below are the most urgent actions required in order for us to start promoting your presence. Please complete this as soon as possible so that you can get the best ROI

To minimise stress and cost it is best to begin this process as early as possible. In order to aid this process we have highlighted the compulsory forms.


 Due Date

 Download any required logos from the Marketing Download Zone  ASAP
 Complete Company Information Form and logo  ASAP

Hints and Tips 

Things to start thinking about...


We (through our booking agent Event Express) have negotiated discounted rates with several hotels close to the Kent Event Centre. Click here to view hotels.
Alternatively please contact Event Express direct to discuss your accommodation requirements:  Tel: +44 (0) 1905 732737 
On-Site Data Capture    

 All of The Education People Show attendees will be wearing a card style badge containing a bar code with their contact details.  

To find out more and to order a data scanner, please contact Emma Turley or complete the Scanner Order Form.

Key Event Details

Event Build Up: 

Wednesday 10th November - 14:00 - 17:00hrs
Thursday 11th November - 07:00 - 08:00hrs 

Event Date:  Thursday 11th November 2021

Event Timings (approx): 08:30hrs - 15:15hrs

Event Close and Exhibitor Breakdown: 15:15hrs - 17:00hrs

Venue Information:

Kent Event Centre
Kent Showground
Maidstone Exhibition Hall 
Maidstone, Kent 
ME14 3JF

The programme for the event is finalised 3-4 months prior to the event. 

Click here for the Event Website.  

Click here for the Marketing Download Zone. 

Important Contacts

The Education People Show team are: 

 Name  Job Title
 Telephone  Email
Deborah Ward Johnstone Event Director  +44 (0)1892 820 936
Emma Turley Marketing Manager   +44 (0)1892 820 942 emma@revolution-events.com
Eli Tomkinson  Operations Manager   +44 (0)1892 820 944 eli@revolution-events.com