Feeling a little jealous of those schools who get 380 interactions on a post and you get…four?
The Top Conference for School Professionals
Lady Eleanor Holles, Hampton, United Kingdom | 18 - 19 October 2017
What to Expect from FinalsiteU-London, 2017
A FOCUS ON FINDING YOUR BALANCE
You've spoken and we've listened! From years of hosting our Digital Marketing Roadshows in the UK and Europe, we know the challenges you face both professionally and personally. That's why our first FinalsiteU conference in London is all about Finding Your Balance — a balance between work and play, workflow automation and personal connection, and of course, healthy eating and our world famous British Ale! With speakers and sessions for all school roles and hands-on experience with Finalsite products, you’ll gain practical skills to simplify your life and workflows that will mean success in the next school year.
NEW, INSPIRING SESSIONS
FinalsiteU-London 2017 features 24 sessions covering trending topics in school strategy, such as SEO, social media, content and inbound marketing, data integration, and more.
FOOD, fun, and HISTORIC RUNSFinalsiteU's London location now makes it easier for school professionals from around the world to make the trip! And the waterfront location means tonnes of fun activities — including morning yoga, runs along the historic River Thames and an exclusive dinner and tour at Hampton Court Palace!
Don't miss these stand-out sessions from industry leaders and Finalsite pros. Explore our full agenda to see what else is in store!
Everyone wants to make a good first impression when a prospective student or parent goes to your website — but that is no easy feat! Join our session and learn how to attract the students you want through message-driven pages.
Your website is a constant work in progress — but are the updates you make helping or hurting engagement? Learn which practices and strategies could be harming engagement and new design and UI strategies to implement today.
Have you been searching for new ways to engage with young alumni to improve your development strategy?
Get insight into how schools compete with universities on engagement, what tools to use to be successful, and some tips to implement your goals regardless of your budget or size.
Perhaps you're looking for better ways than print to spend your advertising budget, or maybe you've tried online advertising and felt overwhelmed by the options. Either way, you will leave with a sense of how digital ad options can fit a school's goals and how to prioritise the first steps you should take to make it happen.
LOOK WHO'S TALKING
Have a read of what schools around the world are saying about FinalsiteU!
"Phenomenally useful and informative sessions, gracious and knowledgeable people with whom to connect, and fun side activities to participate in while bonding with other Finalsite clients - there is so much to love about Finalsite U!"Trisha Flassing
Latin School of Chicago
"What I appreciate most was how much was covered. It was really great being able to soak in such a variety of knowledge and being able to see what other schools are doing."Mary Albl
"As a one-person shop, FinalsiteU is incredibly valuable not only for the rich content of the sessions, but for making connections with others from around the country (and the world!) who do what I do every day."Megan Finnerty
National Presbyterian School
"Attending Finalsite U is now on my yearly Bucket List. Each day is jam-packed with information and hands-on lessons. You will leave with a notebook full of ideas and the knowledge to put them into action."Karen Belcher
"We met folks from all over the world in varying places in their Finalsite journey, and it was a fantastic experience. Meeting all the Finalsite people with whom we had been talking and emailing was a huge bonus. We will be coming back to Finalsite U this year. "Ann Webb Betty, Web Coordiator
Harpeth Hall School
"Finalsite U is such a great forum to learn and share best practices. Every year, our team learns new and effective ways to connect with our various constituencies. "Pat Coyle, Director of Marketing & Communications
Georgetown Preparatory School
"Last year was my first FinalsiteU. It was fabulous! I learned so much. The workshops and one-on-one time with the staff are so worthwhile. And, it was so much fun to meet and socialize with the people behind the scenes. As a long-time client, I would say if you can attend, DO!"Melissa Lofton, CIO
St. Mary's Episcopal School
"If you have a Finalsite site, you must Finalsite U. 360° of awesome My fav conference in many, many years."Gary Alipio
Academy of the Sacred Heart
"This year's Finalsite U was amazing! It is a unique opportunity to be amongst so many marketing, communications, tech and admissions staff from so many independent schools."Tkeisha Wydro
"Thank you for sharing, and allowing us to share, best practices in the Finalsite platform! I can't wait until next year's FSU!"Mary Ellen Rowe
Saint Mary's Hall