Date Range 1 – 2 June, 2024

Location On Ecolint: International School of Geneva, La Châtaigneraie Campus

ManageBac User Group Conference

Paradigm Shifts in Teaching and Learning


Thought leadership sessions


ManageBac sessions led by advanced users and the ManageBac team


Networking events and socials



ManageBac is delighted to announce that this year’s User Group Conference will be held at the International School of Geneva, the oldest international school in the world.

Join us for a series of engaging sessions led by experienced school administrators. Discover practical tips and strategies for implementing ManageBac and enhancing your International Baccalaureate (IB) programme management skills.

It’s an opportunity to connect with fellow educators, gain valuable insights, and elevate your use of ManageBac. We can’t wait to welcome you!

Key Topics and Presentations

Manage Learning And Teaching

Teaching & Learning

  • Curriculum and unit planning
  • Assessment and feedback
  • Approaches to learning
9. School Leadership Process
  • Programme administration management
  • Authorisation and evaluation
  • School culture and community
Natural Language Processing

Technology & Innovation

  • ManageBac Implementation & Optimisation
  • Data management
  • Integrations
  • Artificial intelligence

Our Keynote Speaker

Conrad Hughes Linkedin
Conrad Hughes (MA, PhD, EdD) is the Director General of the International School of Geneva. He has served as School Principal, Director of Education, International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme Coordinator, and subject teacher in schools in France, India, the Netherlands, and Switzerland. He currently teaches Theory of Knowledge.

Conrad is also a Senior Fellow at UNESCO’s International Bureau of Education, a member of the advisory board for the University of the People, and research assistant in the University of Geneva’s Department of Psychology and Education.

He is the author of numerous articles in peer-reviewed journals. As Director of Education at the International School of Geneva he led the publication of Guiding Principles for Learning in the 21st Century with UNESCO. His latest books include Education and Elitism: Challenges and Opportunities (2021, Routledge), Understanding Prejudice and Education: The Challenge for Future Generations (2017, Routledge) and Educating for the 21st Century: Seven Global Challenges (2018, Brill).

Session Speakers

Why Attend?

85. Strategy

Explore key trends in education technology and teaching & learning

Program Standards And Practices
Engage in developing streamlined practices for managing academic programmes
93. Managebac
Empower yourself to continually implement ManageBac with best practices and strategies
66. Working Collaboratively

Expand connections with our growing ManageBac community

2. Technology Tools For Teaching Learning
Expand your knowledge and experiences with learnings from our partners, who are highly regarded experts in the fields of edtech and international education

For Who?

8. Teachers 1

IB and Cambridge coordinators

4. Board Relationship Management
School principals and deputy principals
Administrator Ico

Administrators looking to learn about the latest and upcoming ManageBac features


Day One

Date Range 1 1 June, 2024

Morning Sessions

  • Opening Keynote
  • ManageBac Company Update
  • Plenary Session
  • Breakout Sessions 1

Afternoon Sessions

  • ManageBac Workshops 1
  • ManageBac Workshops 2
  • Unconference
  • Conference Happy Hour 🥂

Day Two

Date Range 1 2 June, 2024

Morning Sessions

  • ManageBac Roadmap
  • Product Focus Group
  • Panel Discussion
  • Breakout Sessions 2

Afternoon Sessions

  • ManageBac Workshops 3
  • ManageBac Workshops 4
  • Conference Synthesis
Keynotes, plenary and panel discussions will be suitable for all attendees while breakout sessions will have differentiations based on streams, system knowledge and academic programmes.

Session Streams

Teaching & Learning


Technology & Innovation

System Knowledge

Level 1 (New users)

Level 2 (Intermediate users)

Level 3 (Advanced users)

Academic Programmes

Dp Icon IB DP

Pyp Icon IB PYP

Myp Icon IB MYP

Curriculum Cambridge

Conference Hotels

We have blocked a limited number of rooms at YOTEL Geneva Lake.

Our special rate:

  • CHF 125 Premium Queen, per night, single occupancy
  • Buffet breakfast, VAT included
  • City tax excluded CHF 3.- per person per night
  • Make your booking HERE or enter “FARI300524” under “Group Rate” when booking
  • Contact the hotel at for any questions

As we can not guarantee the availability of rooms, we suggest making your bookings as soon as possible.

Yotel Hotel


The school is easily accessible by walking from YOTEL.

Meet the Team in Geneva

Kieran Tully 1

Kieran Tully

Director of Customer Success

Ryan Bulosan

Ryan Bulosan

Head of Community

Riley Washington

Riley Washington

Senior Customer Success Manager

Adam Transparent

Adam Morris

Schools Technology & Integration Director

Tom Brodie

Tom Brodie

Curriculum Coordinator

Lamine Toumi

Lamine Toumi

Senior Cust. Support Specialist

Lidia Eastman

Lidia Eastman

Billingual Cust. Support Representative

Marie Macphee

Marie MacPhee

Implementation Specialist

Our Previous Events

What Our Attendees Said



Jakarta, 2023 Folder Open MB UGC APAC

Virtual, 2020 Folder Open MB Around the World
Mumbai, 2017 Folder Open MB UGC APAC
Shanghai, 2017 Folder Open MB UGC APAC
Berlin, 2017 Folder Open MB UGC EMEA
Hong Kong, 2016 Folder Open MB UGC APAC
The Hague, 2016 Folder Open MB UGC EMEA
Mumbai, 2015 Folder Open MB UGC APAC
Munich, 2015 Folder Open MB UGC EMEA
Dubai, 2014 Folder Open MB UGC EMEA
Adelaide, 2014 Folder Open MB UGC APAC
Shanghai, 2013 Folder Open MB UGC APAC

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