Summer Briefing 2020

Summer Briefing

BMA House, Tavistock Square, London, WC1H 9JP

Monday 15 June 2020

9am- 4pm

Book now for the 2020 GSA Summer Briefing.

Hear from Mishal Husain, along with updates on TPS, Framework 22, UKVI and much more…

The Briefing day is offered to GSA Full & Associate members and GSA Fellows at no charge, and members are welcome to bring colleagues from their governing bodies or senior leadership teams for a small additional cost. Book here.


In Conversation with: Mishal Husain
Interviewed by Sam Price, Headmistress, Benenden School and GSA President-Elect

Key Trends for 2020
Donna Stevens

Initiatives and Updates (Part 1):
Chaired by Vivienne Durham, CEO, Girls’ Schools Association

  • Choose Education
    Katie Perrior, Co-founder, iNHouse Communications
  • Framework 22
    Kate Richards, Chief Inspector, ISI
  • Early Career Framework
    Judith Fenn, Executive Director, IStip

AI in Medicine and Education

Professor Geraint Rees, UCL Pro-Vic-Provost (AI) and Dean of the Faculty of Life Sciences
This session will discuss the future of AI technology and how it might affect professions such as teaching and medicine.

TPS update – Dos and Don’ts regarding the Consultation Process
Chaired by Sue Hincks, Headmistress, Bolton School Girls’ Division

Initiatives and Updates (Part 2)
Chaired by Alex Hutchinson, Headmistress, Woldingham School

  • Education update
    Alex Hutchinson, Headmistress, Woldingham School
    Helen Jeys, Headmistress, Alderley Edge School for Girls
  • ‘Signs of Safety’
    Chris Hald, Head of Infant and Junior School, Sheffield High School GDST
  • UKVI Issues
    Elizabeth Hewer, Headmistress, St George’s School, Ascot
    Bex Tear, Head, Badminton School

Costs and eligibility

The Summer Briefing is open to GSA Full & Associate members and GSA Fellows at no charge.

We would encourage all schools to send a representative – if you, as Head, are unable to attend, do nominate an alternate from your senior leadership team, again at no charge.

GSA members also may choose to bring additional colleagues from their governing body or senior leadership team at a cost of £149 per person. Emeritus members are welcome to attend at a cost of £149 per person.  Attendees from non-GSA schools are welcome to attend at a cost of £199 per person.