Find out important information about the show here.

Swapcard (the virtual platform)


How do I find my way around Tes SEN Show Virtual?

Watch this short video to see how to find your way around Swapcard, the Tes SEN Show Virtual platform.

How do I attend Tes SEN Show Virtual?

Register your free place here. From 7th January, you will be given access to the virtual event platform, Swapcard, where you can create your visitor profile and build your bespoke agenda. Building a strong profile will offer you a variety of benefits, including allowing speakers/exhibitors to better understand who you are, as well as your interests and needs. It will also enable you to connect with AI-recommended speakers/exhibitors.

I haven't received my welcome email from Swapcard, what do I do?

Please ensure you have saved noreply@swapcard.com as a safe sender or check your spam box to ensure you don’t miss your welcome email. Alternatively, you can log in here.

How do I register sessions?

All sessions (apart from CPD seminars) are free to attend. You can register your free place on these sessions when you log into the virtual platform, Swapcard, and navigate to the 'Programme' tab. These sessions include opening keynote panel debates, exhibitor-led workshops, Parent, Carer and Teacher Forum sessions and roundtables.

By registering your free place in the platform, you will be able to download your personal schedule from the 'My Event' tab to add to your personal calendar to receive notifications when the sessions are about to start.

CPD seminars


How do I pay for seminar places?

CPD seminar places should be booked online and paid for by debit or credit card. There are NO administration fees. CPD seminars will then appear in your 'My CPD' tab ready for you to watch when the session begins.

To ensure you are able to watch the live session, please purchase your CPD seminars at least 30-minutes before the session start time.

If you are unable to pay by card and require an invoice to be supplied, please get in touch.

How do I watch my CPD seminars?

The CPD seminars you have purchased will be under your 'My CPD' tab on the virtual event platform, Swapcard. To watch your CPD seminars, just navigate to the session under your 'My CPD' tab when the session is about to begin.

Will I receive a certificate of attendance?

Streams one and two at Tes SEN Show Virtual contain seminar sessions that are CPD certified. All visitors who attend a CPD seminar will be emailed their certificate roughly one week after the show. There are no certificates available for stream three and the opening keynote panel debates.

I can't make the timing of my CPD seminar, can I watch it on demand?

Yes, all CPD seminars will be available to watch on demand for three months after the event. The content will be available to watch from the week following the event.



How can I book a stand?

Tes SEN Show Virtual's online platform offers various cutting-edge features that are beneficial for organisations aiming to increase brand awareness, generate new sales leads and gain in-depth analytics from their target audience. Find out more about exhibiting or get in touch with our sales team.



How much does it cost to attend Tes SEN Show Virtual?

Tes SEN Show Virtual is free to attend – all visitors have full access to the virtual exhibition, opening keynote panel debates, and all sessions in stream three. That includes sessions from the Exhibitor Workshop Theatre, Exhibitor Spotlight Theatre, and Parent, Carer and Teacher Forum.

There is a fee for attending CPD-certified seminars in streams one and two. Each seminar place costs £19 (+VAT) - book here!

Are the sessions available to watch on-demand?

All sessions will be available to watch on-demand for three months after the show. CPD seminars will need to be purchased when you register.

Who should attend Tes SEN Show Virtual?

Tes SEN Show Virtual is for everyone in the SEN community and is relevant to all roles within and connected to the provision of education for children with SEN.

What subjects will be covered at the Tes SEN Show Virtual?

With three streams of content, the programme will focus on a rich mix of vitally important topics central to SEN best practice and policy.  All the CPD-certified sessions will be delivered by renowned SEN experts and will be informative and educational with a view that all attendees can take away new ideas to put into practice straightaway. Take a look at the programme here.

What level of experience and ability do the seminars cover?

Each seminar on the programme has a reference to what 'Level/s' it is relevant to. The definition of the Levels is as follows:

Level 1: seminars for people who are new to SEN  or have limited knowledge of this topic

Level 2: seminars for people who have some knowledge or experience of working with SEN/this topic

Level 3: seminars for people who have significant knowledge or experience of working with SEN/this topic

When and where will Tes SEN Show Virtual take place?

Tes SEN Show Virtual will take place from 14 - 16 January 2021 and is an entirely virtual event, enabling you to connect, engage, and learn from wherever you are in the world.

Is the Tes SEN Show on social media?

Yes! For the latest updates and developments about the Tes SEN Show, please follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Linkedin @SENShowUK