New@BETT 2012 sponsored bywelcomewww.espresso.co.uk3Welcome to New@BETT 2012With 650 exhibitors launching their latest innovations and a wealth of best practice ideas, BETT is the place for educators to find out what's new in the world of technology in education.So what new products can you see? We've given you just a taster of what's on offer inside this booklet. We pride ourselves on the fact that no BETT is ever the same - themes, features and zones adapt and evolve to reflect the times. Whether it is connecting with other like-minded professionals or touching and testing brand new solutions, educators rely on BETT as a rare place to bring them up to date and more importantly guide them through the current challenges they face.We are particularly excited about our innovative central feature led by Prof. Stephen Heppell, and the launch of Learn Live, our brand new CPD programme of over 100 inspirational speakers. Find out more inside.For a full programme of what's on at BETT, or to see a comprehensive list of all this year's exhibitors and seminars, visit www.bettshow.com. We look forward to welcoming you to BETT 2012. Debbie FrenchEvent DirectorPublished for Emap Connect by The Eventful Publishing Co Ltd43 Tabernacle Street, London EC2A 4AAwww.eventfulpublishing.co.ukTel: 020 7324 4800. Fax: 020 7324 4801eventfulPUBLISHINGShow datesWednesday11 January 201210.00-18.00Thursday12 January 201210.00-18.00Friday13 January 201210.00-18.00Saturday14 January 201210.00-16.00ContentsPlan Your Visit 4What's on at BETT 2012? 7-8Show Zones 10SEN Zone 13New Worlds of Learning 14-16Youbett 19Information Points 20The BETT Fringe 23Learn Live - the full programme 25-37New for 2012! Exhibitor News 38-60Media & Supporting Partners 62Produced by:Emap Connect Greater London House, Hampstead Road London NW1 7EJTel: 0870 314 6204www.bettshow.comWhilst every effort has been made to ensure accuracy in the compilation of this publication, the organisers and publishers cannot accept any liability for any errors and omissions.
New@BETT 2012 sponsored bywww.espresso.co.ukwww.channel4learning.complanning4Plan Your VisitWe suggest you plan your visit in advance to make the most of your time at BETT 2012 and ensure you experience all that BETT has to offer. . Plan your route around the show using the interactive floorplan on www.bettshow.com/floorplan. Find the exhibitors you want meet on the 'Find Suppliers' section of the website and request appointments in advance.. There are a wide range of Learn Live seminars and workshops available at BETT 2012, decide which ones you would like to attend in advance as seminar spaces fill up fast. Turn to page 25 or visit www.bettshow.com/learnlive to book.. Free help and advice is available for all at BETT. To make the most of your trip, visit the Software Information Point, BESA Show Information Point, SEN Information Point and the Edugeek Information Point. See page 20 for more information.. Share your BETT experience with your colleagues. Swap ideas, discuss your findings and plan how you can implement the ideas you have seen. You can even do this before you arrive at the show using our online social community, www.you-bett.com Take new skills back to your school! Don't let the professional skills you've developed at the show go to waste, use your INSET Passport to document all you the information you have gathered, so that you can report back and share learning with other enthusiastic teachers and help provide evidence of training and development for your schools SEF. The INSET passport will be available to download from the BETT website in December. To find out more about the Learn Live workshops and seminars you will be able to attend at BETT, turn to page 25.