Connect @ Bett - Announcement

Connect @ Bett - Announcement

Bett launches Connect @ Bett, a groundbreaking meetings programme designed to transform how business is done in the global education sector

Connect @ Bett will transform the way the EdTech community connects and collaborates, driving more meaningful conversations than ever before in Bett’s 37-year history. 

21 September 2022, London, UK: Bett, the biggest global community for education technology, today announces the launch of Connect @ Bett, an entirely new, groundbreaking meetings programme, to go live during its flagship event, Bett UK on 29 - 31 March 2023 at ExCeL London. The three-day event will bring together more than 30,000 visitors and 600 EdTech providers from over 120 countries, all under one roof.

Connect @ Bett empowers education buyers to discover the right solutions for their learners, in a fraction of the time.  And it allows technology providers to find the people within institutions that can unlock the potential of their tech.

Connect @ Bett will enable thousands education buyers to meet directly with 500 EdTech companies for over 5,000, 15-minute meetings as part of Connect @ Bett.

To ensure they’re valuable, all Connect @ Bett meetings are double opt-in (both participants want to meet each other) and are scheduled based on each individual’s availability. The meetings will be held in a central location in the Bett Exhibition Hall.

EdTech Companies and other Solution Providers will be joining Connect @ Bett to:

  • Generate qualified leads by meeting prospects from education institutions and governments that have specifically chosen to meet with them - these 15-minute meetings can be continued onsite or post-event by requesting a follow up meeting in our app
  • Engage with new and existing buyers within current customer organisations to find future ways to work together
  • Launch new products and make announcements to thousands of qualified education buyers

Individuals from Education Institutions and Governments will be joining Connect @ Bett to:

  • Discover products and services, quickly and efficiently
  • Find solutions to their specific strategic, operational or pedagogical challenges
  • Uncover new and emerging products from a wide range of companies, big and small, local and international 

“We’re embarking on a transformational year at Bett with the launch of Connect @ Bett - to empower our community of solution providers, Education Institutions and Governments to meet new people, discover new organisations and create incredible opportunities through meaningful conversations at our events”, said Rachel Brodie, Managing Director of Bett. “This new meetings programme will result in positive changes for them, their organisations and their learners.”

New for 2023, we now have On-time Registration, Late Registration and Final Registration.

On-time Registration by 3 March ensures that decision makers from education institution and governments get to participate in Connect @ Bett.

Late Registration between 4 – 17 March gives education decision makers from education institution and governments the chance to experience most of what our Connect @ Bett programme has to offer.

Final registration tickets after 18 Mar give everyone access to Bett but without the chance to participate in Connect @ Bett.

Solution Providers from across the global education industry are joining Connect @ Bett by purchasing meetings , including start-ups and established providers of: Tech Equipment & Hardware, Teaching & Learning Software, Management Solutions, Curriculum Materials, Student Access & Welfare, Professional Services & Training, Operations & Logistics, Physical Resources & Equipment and Additional Learning.

Solution Providers that want to purchase meetings to join Connect @ Bett should email

For more information about Connect @ Bett, visit

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