STF Conference 2018 – Programme

The STF Annual Conference & Awards 2018 will be held on Tuesday 25 and Wednesday 26 September 2018 at Crieff Hydro.

The Conference title is ‘Let’s Talk!‘ and the theme is collaboration and partnerships in skills and training.

Top presenter and journalist, Stephen Jardine, will host the conference for the second year running; he will co-host the Award Ceremony with BBC weather presenter, Judith Ralston.

Jamie Hepburn MSP, Minister for Business, Fair Work and Skills, will open the morning session on Day 1.

Dr Janet Brown, Chief Executive, SQA, will open the afternoon session.

Other speakers on Day 1 include: Alasdair Smith, Chief Executive, Scottish Bakers and Barry McCulloch, Senior Policy Advisor, FSB Scotland.

Jamie Halcro Johnston MSP will speak on Day 2. And a new format is being introduced for delegates to get more involved in discussion about how to improve the National Training Programmes. Katie Hutton, Director of National Training Programmes, Skills Development Scotland will take part in the discussions.

Other speakers will be announced in the coming weeks. Click on the link below for an outline agenda.

STF Conference 2018 – Outline Agenda – 10 August 2018 (PDF)


Delegate and sponsorship brochure

Information about Delegate Packages and Sponsorship Opportunities are available via the link below.

STF Conference 2018 – Delegate & Sponsorship Brochure (PDF)


Online Booking Form

Book your conference Delegate Package via the link below.

STF Annual Conference 2018 – Online Booking Form


STF Conference 2016 & 2017

Programme details from previous STF Conferences are available via the links below.

STF Annual Conference 2017 – Programme

STF Annual Conference 2016 – Programme