ASE Futures Conference 2022

07 July 2022 - 08 July 2022
08:30 - 16:00

The ASE Futures Conference 2022, generously sponsored by AQA, is for EVERYONE involved in science education CPD. 

Event Type: 
11-19 Teachers
Early Career Teachers
Anglia (Norfolk and Suffolk)
Berks, Bucks and Oxon
Beds, Herts and Cambs
North & East Midlands (Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Northamptonshire, Lincolnshire and Rutland)
West Midlands (Herefordshire, West Midlands, Shropshire, Staffordshire, Worcestershire and Warwickshire)

ASE Futures is the natural home for those involved in teachers’ professional learning, from university tutors, education consultants and local authority staff to Heads of Science and leaders responsible for CPD. Or, if you are a teacher looking to take science education beyond your classroom, ASE Futures is the path for you.

2022 Programme generously sponsored by AQA 

The conference aims to gives professionals: 

  • An unrivalled opportunity for networking with fellow professionals
  • A chance to explore the latest thinking and research in science education
  • Attendance at sessions presented by nationally and internationally renowned experts
  • Help to shape the future of science education during conference workshops and discussions

For the full programme (which may be subject to minor changes) please visit

Conference booking

You can select the full 2 day conference package that includes the full conference programme with Thursday evening dinner, at the Waterside Bar but NOT accommodation, which needs to be booked directly with the hotel (see below). Or you can attend as a day delegate which includes lunch and refreshments but not the conference dinner.

Accommodation - separate booking required

For overnight accommodation we have secured a special rate for delegate rooms of £62.50 at the local Sunley Hotel onsite at Northampton University's Waterside Campus. To secure this offer please book directly with the hotel by Thursday 23rd June.  You can email the hotel directly at


We’re always here to help - If you have any issues booking please contact us by emailing and leave a phone number - someone will be in touch by phone or email.

About the ASE Futures Group

Group Mission: Leading Professional Development in Science Education

The ASE Futures Group is the natural home for those involved in teachers’ professional learning and members can range from university tutors, education consultants, local authority staff, Heads of Science and leaders responsible for CPD. This expert group provides support and voice for Initial Teacher Education and Continuing professional development, fostering high quality professional learning for future generations of science teachers at all levels of education. This is achieved through research, networking and professional development within and beyond the group, and through responses to government consultations. The committee organises the ASE Futures Conference. Members receive the Science Teacher Education (STE) journal. 

Why join the Futures Group? The Futures Group sits on the cutting edge of research, policy and practice within science education. In order to further our mission, we need people like you who have the drive and determination to improve current practice and to shape the future of science education.


ASE Futures Conference 2022 in partnership with