Annual Conference 2018

Event Details

Date: 30 March to 3 April 2018
Venue: Brighton Centre, Kings Road, Brighton, BN1 2GR

The NEU NUT-section’s Annual Conference 2018 will be held in the Brighton Centre in Brighton from 30 March to 3 April 2018. The conference is organised by the Business Services Department.  If you have any queries regarding Conference business or arrangements please call the Union’s Conference Organiser, Karen Handley on 020 7380 4746 or email her at


Accommodation may be booked using the following link:

Crèche Facilities

Crèche facilities will be available at the conference. This will include official Union fringe meetings held at the Conference venue. The Crèche will be located in the Brighton Centre, Brighton.

Crèche facilities will be provided by Nipperbout:

An online registration form for the use of delegates wishing to place their children in the Crèche can be found at  On your first visit to the registration site enter this code: UEN300318 into the Account Name text box. Then add the first three letters: UEN into the Password text box, then, login. All submissions should be completed by Friday 16 March 2018.

Delegates should provide all relevant information about their children’s needs, in particular any special needs or disabilities that may affect the staffing ratios or care of other children.

To ensure all your information is saved, return to the ‘My Info’ page before you Log Out of the registration site. If assistance is required please email


Sign Language

Please note that British Sign Language interpreters will be available in the main auditorium during all sessions of Conference.

CBC Elections

Following the amalgamation vote, CBC Elections at Conference 2018 will be held to elect the NEU CBC for 2019 (only). 
The composition of the NEU CBC for 2019 has been agreed as:

2 x Officers (one each section), 4 x JEC (NUT), 2 x JEC (ATL) + 
5 x NUT members, 3 x ATL members

All lay-members of CBC are therefore required to stand for re-election if they wish to serve in 2019.  At Annual Conference (NUT Section) 2018, it will be necessary to elect 5 members to NEU CBC to serve for 2019 only.

Nominations can be made as usual using the Form 419.

Conference resources
Resources for the Annual Conference such as conference motions booklet, preliminary agenda, report of the executive and other forms can be downloaded from the resources box above.