Conference Advisory Group

The conference programme is being put together by an advisory group, made up of senior industry professionals. Its job is to ensure the conference addresses both the strategic issues and day-to-day challenges facing education built environment professionals.

Essentially they are the ‘Conscience of the Conference’. There are three content stages at the Inclusive Learning Environments Show featuring 70+ speakers over the two days!

Advisory Group Members:

Robin Ainley

Studio Associate Director

IBI Group

Shane Cryer

Concept Developer – Education

Saint-Gobain Ecophon

Claire Dickson

Senior Architect


Jenny Gill


Design in Mental Health Network

Helen Groves

National Education Sector Lead


Claire Jackson

Education Director

Galliford Try

Diarmaid Lawlor

Associate Director – Place

Scottish Futures Trust

James Lee

Event Director and Chair of the Advisory Group

Inclusive Learning Environments Show

Gareth Long



Catherine Mulley


Pozzoni Architecture Limited

Chris Pickup

Studio Associate Director

IBI Group

Lucy Plumridge

Head of Education


Mark Pratt

Strategic Design Adviser | SEN

Department for Education