STF Conference 2017 – Programme


The STF Annual Conference and Awards will be held on Tuesday 26 and Wednesday 27 September 2017 at Crieff Hydro. Top television and radio broadcaster, Stephen Jardine, will host the event for the second time.

For the Award Ceremony, Stephen will be joined by BBC weather presenter, Judith Ralston.

Conference Theme

What next for skills and training in Scotland?

The theme of this year’s conference is `What’s next for skills and training in Scotland?‘ reflecting the current state of flux of the sector following changes to Employability provision and the introduction of the Apprenticeship Levy. And of course, there’s Brexit to consider!

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Programme 2017

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Speed Networking

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Sponsors and exhibitors

SQA is the main sponsor of the event this year. Other sponsors are:

The following organisations will be exhibiting at the conference:

2016 Programme

For information about the 2016 STF Annual Conference and Awards, click on the link below:

STF Annual Conference 2016