ALDcon23 Networking

There are many ways to network pre, during and post the conference:

Pre #ALDcon23

Explore the conference programme and presenter profiles.

As you prepare for the conference this year, you can spread the word that you’ll be presenting at #ALDcon23 or attending! This is a great way to share with your colleagues and friends, a taste of what to expect from your presentation and get them excited about connecting with you if you’re attending and/or presenting.

ALDcon 23 Attendee Badge

Make pre-conference connections on social media

During #ALDcon23

breakfast networking event

Breakfast Networking Event

ALDinHE is pleased to announce we are hosting our first in-person conference breakfast networking event at ALDCon23.

Join us for our networking breakfast event, for an informal, friendly space to connect with like-minded people working in the field of learning development while enjoying an early breakfast. This event provides an opportunity to network before the conference begins. All face-to-face delegates are welcome and it is a chance for those new to learning development or new to the conference to meet other members of ALDinHE.

If you have not pre-booked to attend the networking breakfast, there is the opportunity to still attend and purchase your own breakfast. Please email if you have any questions.

Network at the breakfast event:

8am – Hub (Dennis Sciama Building)

Connect with a Buddy

The ALDinHE conference is all about community and connection, and our buddy scheme is designed with both of those in mind. Read more on the buddy scheme.

group of conference delegates

Connect with your buddy

Breakfast Networking Event Lunch – (Hub, Dennis Sciama Building) and the Reception Desk (Portland Building)

Chat and Connect Zone

A key part of attending ALDcon23 is the way in which you can network with others and build valuable relationships within the Learning Development Community. As well as offering a way to learn, share ideas and present work, ALDcon23 also provides a “Chat and Connect” zone which facilitates networking opportunities for delegates. This will help everyone get the most value out of the event and reminds us all of the relationships and connections that can be gained from ALDcon23 after it is finished.

The Chat and Connect zone is a place where you can go to connect and chat with each other, sharing your ideas and thoughts on the conference. This is a space you can discuss topics of interest and engage with other attendees.

The Chat and Connect Zone is located in:

Main reception area (Portland Building)
spinnaker tower and Portsmouth harbour

Social Programme

There are a range of social events taking place throughout the conference for both online and face-to-face delegates.

Visit the social programme

See the full range of social events taking place

Post #ALDcon23

After the conference has finished, follow-up on social media and other contacts you have made. Complete your reflections if you are taking part in the collaborative conference proceedings.

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