The Association of Colleges (AoC) Conference and Exhibition 2012 was attended by over 1,800 further education and skills professionals this year. In case you missed the event we have collaborated with the AoC to create an infographic of the twitter buzz (#aocannual12).
One of the biggest talking points has been Vince Cable's announcement of a £400 million boost to colleges. To read the full speech as well as other main speeches visit the AoC website.
Highlights from the conference:
FE News has interviewed some of the keynote speakers, here are the highlights:
Kim Thorneywork, Interim Chief Executive Skills Funding Agency on Demand Led Systems: watch interview
Rob Wye, LSIS CEO on the Commission Adult Vocational Teaching and Learning: watch interview
Vince Cable, Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills on the Developments on Earn and Learn: watch interview