Summer Summit Social Programme announced!

We are delighted to announce the ALT Online Summer Summit social programme for 2020. As well as a packed programme of sessions, featuring an excellent lineup of speakers, we are also looking forward to offering you an array of social events throughout the two days.

Not registered yet? Registration starts at just £49.00 for ALT members and gives you access to all live and asynchronous sessions, the social programme, opt-in to the participant list for networking, access recordings and session materials post conference and also be able to view the Jobs Boards and Members Directory. Registration closes 14 August.


The pre-Summit events start on Monday 17 August, with a slow tweetchat. #LTHEchat is partnering with #altc for a Special Chat which can be joined at 20:00BST. On Tuesday, Emma-Jane (Events Manager) and Debbie (Membership and Professional Development Manager) will be hosting a special Welcome Session in advance of the Online Summer Summit for anyone new to ALT or new to our events. Bring your favourite beverage!

During the Summit

  • Virtual Cafe – the virtual cafe opens 09:00BST 26 August and is accessible to all delegates for the duration of the Summit.
    • Need to take a break? Want to make some new connections? Drop by with your favourite brew.
  • Social Bingo from 10:00BST 26 August
    • Play some ‘social bingo’ and get to know some of the ALT Summer Summit attendees (details to follow)
  • Tuesday 25 August 19:00-21:00BST-  ALT Summer Summit Radio Show– Join our radio show in partnership with The Thursday Night Show
    • Tune in to our very own online radio show hosted by The Thursday Night Show and ALT Members
    • Interact with your community via the Live Chat and Zoom Room
  • Wednesday 26 August 19:00-19:50BST – Join the ALT Quiz
    • Join us for the ALT Quiz! Are you a master of medieval history? Pop music or sport more your thing? Come along and play.
    • Team and individual players are welcome
  • Wednesday 26 August 20:00-21:00BST – KaraOERoke The Return
    • Following the success of our KaraOERoke event in April 2020, with the support of Reclaim Hosting, we are bringing it back!
    • Visit the KaraOERoke session page (login required) for the link to allow you to sing your heart out
    • Choose to take part or just sing along to your favourite songs


On Thursday 27 August from 18:00BST, our friends at  The Thursday Night Show will be hosting our official post Summit activity

If you have not yet registered for the summit, registration is still open with rates from £49 for ALT Members. Visit the Summer Summit website for more info and to register.