Special Guests

Childcare Expo Midlands 2019 will host a range of informative, inspiring special guests for visitors to interact with during both days at the Ricoh Arena on 27 & 28 September!

Scroll down for the list of Special Guests who will be at the show!

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Nadhim Zahawi MP – Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Children and Families

Nadhim Zahawi was appointed as Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for Education on 9 January 2018 and was elected as Conservative MP for Stratford-on-Avon in May 2010. The minister’s responsibilities include: children’s social care including child protection, children in care, adoption, care leavers, social work, local authority performance and family law; special educational needs including high needs funding; education policy in response to the race disparity audit; safeguarding in schools; disadvantaged pupils – including pupil premium and pupil premium plus; school sport, healthy pupils and school food, including free school meals; early years policy including inspection, regulation and literacy and numeracy; childcare policy, inspection and regulation; delivery of 30 hours free childcare offer; social mobility including opportunity areas; and DfE contribution to cross-government work to tackle rough sleeping.

Nadhim will host a free opening keynote speech from 10.45am.

Childcare Expo London 2019 - Nadhim Zahawi MP