Event Information

We are excited to announce that nasen Live will be back again for another year and we can now reveal more details about the highly popular SEND event for 2017. 

The event will happen on Friday 7th July and take place at the Birmingham ICC.

Event highlights will include:panel discussion 2

  • Access to the seminars of your choice
  • Launch of nasen's upcoming Dual and Multiple Exceptionality campaign by Professor Stephen Hawking CBE via video link
  • Refreshments throughout the day
  • 25% off advanced train tickets to get you to the event by visiting www.virgintrains.co.uk/nec*
  • The opportunity for SENCOs, teachers and all practitioners to update their knowledge and network with one another
  • Learn from evidence-based practice

With a professional community of ongoing support for everyone attending, and a whole range of opportunities for delegates to learn and examine what good practice looks like, delegates can plan their school training day around the seminar programme and briefings.

Professor Stephen Hawking CBE

We are delighted to announce that renowned theoretical physicist, Professor Stephen Hawking CBE, is to open our annual conference nasen Live 2017 via video link. He will also formally launch nasen’s upcoming Dual and Multiple Exceptionality (DME) campaign.

In addition to his work in theoretical physics, Professor Hawking is a cosmologist, author and Director of Research at the Centre for Theoretical Cosmology at the University of Cambridge. Widely considered to be one of the world’s greatest living scientists, His experiences make him uniquely qualified to discuss DME


colleagues discussing the upcoming seminar

Unlike previous years, nasen Live tickets will get you access to any of the seminars available on the day, allowing you to choose which ones you are most interested in seeing.

Some seminars will also be live streamed throughout the event.

Ticket prices start at £149 for nasen members and £199 for non-members. 


Please note, that this year's nasen Live will be incorparating its usual Leadership Conference within the event.

*Train tickets must be booked 12 weeks to 23 hours in advanced to qualify for a 25% discount., more details will be released closer to the event.