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The AO-Forum 2017 is to be held on Tuesday 9th May and offers Awarding Organisations an invaluable opportunity to see how others are running their AO operations and hear the latest from the regulators. The AO-Forum conference is presented in collaboration with the Federation of Awarding Bodies (FAB). Tim Cammack will be attending the conference to answer your questions on how print and document management can improve

Presentations will include the following:

Ofqual – An Update From The Regulator, Elizabeth Stanton, Senior Strategic Relationships Manager, Ofqual

Funding – Latest Developments – Presentation by SFA. An update on public funding of qualifications - and how it will affect you

Apprenticeships – What’s The Way Through The Jungle? Apprenticeship standards, End Point Assessments, Assessment Organisations … how will they all work in practice? John McNamara, Managing Director, Innovate Awarding

Perspectives on Running an AO: Challenges and Opportunities. Chris James, CEO, WAMITAB

An opportunity to hear how a market-leading AO runs its business – and compare to your own

The Awarding Organisation Of The Future. Gareth Phillips, Commercial Director, BIIAB

Gareth looks at how the industry might evolve in the coming few years and will explore possible opportunities for AO’s.

Assessment Systems - Using Adaptive Comparative Judgement to standardise new MCQ items for CII Exams. Liam Simington, Assessment Systems Manager, Chartered Insurance Institute & Matt Wingfield, Chief Business Development Officer, Digital Assess


Woburn House Conference Centre, 20 Tavistock Square London WC1H 9HQ

Nearest tube: Euston or Kings Cross – see for further detail