Why Exhibit?

Tes SEN North 2020 will provide the ideal environment for companies and organisations with a key focus on special educational needs to showcase their products to a relevant, engaged and targeted audience of SEN professionals.

With approximately 76% of the audience at our established London show coming from London and the South East, it is clear that a show based in a central, accessible location in the North will provide SEN professionals and SEN suppliers with a new opportunity to meet, engage and do business. 

Key reasons why your customers will attend Tes SEN North 2020:

  • To attend a great mix of high-quality seminars packed with inspiring ideas and CPD
  • To hear from a selection of leading names in SEN
  • To share ideas, to network and to collaborate
  • To find out about and purchase the latest top products available for SEN provision
  • To benefit from the wide range of special offers and promotions from exhibitors

Key reasons why you should exhibit at Tes SEN North 2020:

  • Capitalise on access to an audience of SEN professionals from all levels in the education sector
  • Gain invaluable time face to face with new and existing customers
  • Showcase your products and services to a receptive, enthusiastic and targeted audience
  • Generate new sales leads
  • Sell directly to attendees during the show
  • Find out from the sector about the products, services and support it needs
  • Advance the awareness of your products and your brand
  • Keep up to date with market developments and sector trends
Tes SEN North is now a key part of MA Exhibitions' portfolio of large-scale events which includes prominent education events such as the Tes SEN Show, the Nursery World Show and Nursery World NORTH. Its sister company, MA Education, publishes leading brands including Nursery World, Early Years Educator, Headteacher Update, SecEd and Children & Young People Now. In addition to the Tes audience and the audience from the London show, Tes SEN North also benefits from the combined reach of all these brands in print, online and digital, to give the show a substantial promotional output.




Tes SEN North will attract visitors from a wide range of roles across the public, not-for-profit, and private sectors from early years, primary, secondary, FE, special schools, Pupil Referral Units, local authorities and more including:

  • Headteacher
  • Deputy headteacher
  • Senior leadership teams
  • Heads of departments
  • SENCOs
  • Governors
  • Bursars
  • Teaching staff
  • Teaching assistants
  • Learning support staff
  • Nursery owners and managers
  • Nursery practitioners
  • Local authorities
  • Advisors, consultants
  • Management and governance
  • Professional services, charities
  • Social workers, youth workers
  • Lecturers, course leaders and tutors

At the Tes SEN Show 2017, according to feedback from our surveys:

  • 99% of visitors would consider attending the show in 2018
  • 97% of exhibitors met their objectives for exhibiting at the show
  • 91% of visitors would recommend the show to a colleague or friend
  • 89% of visitors had not been to any other show in the previous 12 months
  • 80% of visitors made a purchase as a result of attending the show
  • 71% of visitors had the ability to make a purchase whilst at the show