ST Alphe UK 2018
ST Alphe UK 2018
31 August – 2 September 2018
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Park Plaza Westminster Bridge Hotel
200 Westminster Bridge Road, London SE1 7UT (United Kingdom)

Watch the UK conference video here
Watch the 2016 Alphe conference video to hear some of the great delegate comments and to see sponsorship opportunities available!
  • Meeting with agents from Europe, Asia, the Americas and the Middle East
  • The 1st event of the marketing calendar
  • 60 different student markets represented by agents in 2017
  • Conduct business in a relaxed and friendly environment
  • The ST Alphe Team always on hand to help
  • Save time and money by having all your meetings under one roof
  • Appointments are 30 minutes long and scheduled in advance on ST Meeting Manager
  • Each delegate can schedule up to 38 appointments in total

The venue for our flagship event is the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge Hotel which is situated close to London’s most famous tourist attractions.


Spacious hotel rooms, including 65 Suites and Penthouses and more than 500 Studio Rooms, ensure guests a comfortable stay in this contemporary, design-led Westminster Bridge hotel.


Amenities at Park Plaza Westminster Bridge Hotel London include a 1,200-square-metre, pillar-free ballroom; 31 additional meeting rooms; an Executive Lounge and free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel.

Statistics from ST Alphe UK 2017
  • 528 agents, 395 educators, 50 service providers
  • 60 student markets were represented by agents
  • 1138 total participants including visitors and directors
  • 54% of delegates were directors
  • 448 agencies
  • 89% of agents were interested in meeting language schools
  • 70% of agents were interested in meeting secondary or boarding schools
  • 51% of agents were interested in meeting with universities and colleges
Itinerary
Friday 31 August 2018
09.00
Felca Gaela Meetings (members only)
14.00 - 17.00
Early registration on upper floor
15.30 - 16.30
Felca Gaela statistical data presentation for all delegates (RSVP needed)
14.00 - 22.00
Registration in the Plaza Suites on upper floor (-1 level)
17.00 - 22.00
Educators & Exhibitors can set up their tables
18.30 - 22.30
Welcome reception for all delegates on the upper and lower levels
Saturday 1 September 2018
08:00
Venue and conference cafés open – ST team available
09.00 - 12.30
Meetings (30 minutes each) on the upper and lower levels*
12.30 - 14.00
Lunch (not included)
14.00 - 17.00
Meetings on the upper and lower levels*
18.00 - 19.30
Pre-dinner drinks on the upper floor (Plaza Suites on upper floor)- non awards attendees
19.30 - 21.30
Non awards attendees dinner on the upper floor (Plaza Suites on upper floor)
21.50
Coaches leave the PPWB to the Grosvenor House, Park Lane for the ST Awards After-Party

ST Star Awards at the Grosvenor House, A JW Marriott Hotel on Park Lane Hotel
17.45 - 18.45
Coaches start to leave the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge Hotel for the awards at Grosvenor House, Park Lane
18.15 - 19.30
ST Directors’ Club drinks reception at the Grosvenor House, Park Lane
18.15 - 19.30
Pre-dinner drinks for all awards invitees at the Grosvenor House, Park Lane
19.30
Dinner starts
21.00
Award presentations
22.20
Band and dancing
22:30 - 02:00
Coaches back to hotel at 22:30, 22:45, 23:00, 23:15, 23:30, 23:45, 00:15, 00:45, 01:15, 01:45 and 02:00
Sunday 2 September 2018
08.00
Venue and conference cafés open – ST team available
09.00 - 12.30
Meetings (30 minutes each) on lower and upper levels*
12.30 - 14.00
Lunch (not included)
14.00 - 17.00
Meetings on the lower and upper levels*
17:00 - 17:30
Clear venue
*Westminster Ballroom lower floor (-3) and Plaza Suites upper floor (-1)
PPWB = Park Plaza Westminster Bridge Hotel
ST Alphe Conferences supported by
Agent associations belonging to Felca:
Educator associations belonging to Gaela: