About the Organiser

Everything you need to know

Nursery World is owned by MA Education, a Mark Allen Group company. The Nursery World Show is organised by MA Exhibitions (MAX), our award-winning exhibition business. MAX organises around 200 events annually, from small, highly focussed seminars to large scale events such as the 14,000m2 Optrafair.

Within MAX’s portfolio there are 14 large-scale events, spread across sectors including education, healthcare, electronics, manufacturing, engineering, communications and print.

In the past four years its shows have won PPA Event of the Year and PPA Launch of the Year, not to mention two high commendations.

MA Education Ltd

MA Education Ltd is the specialist publisher for the education sector with a stable of titles dedicated to the early years and primary education sectors including: Nursery World, Early Years Educator (EYE), Practical Pre-School, Children & Young People Now, Primary Teacher Update and Headteacher Update. In addition the Practical Pre-School Books and Hopscotch Books brands are part of the MA Education Ltd portfolio.

Through its magazines, websites, bulletins, data, conferences, awards and events, MA Education Ltd has very strong reach into the sectors in which it specialises.

Nursery World is the driving force behind the Nursery World Show and forms a key part of Nursery World’s commitment to being for everyone in the early years community.

Nursery World

Nursery World, launched in 1925, is the leading title dedicated to early years education and childcare. It is a fortnightly magazine and website updated daily with a vibrant mix of breaking news, analysis, opinion, guides to best practice, activity ideas and in-depth features on management, careers and training.

Nursery World provides expert content for a wide range of roles and job functions and its portfolio includes special supplements focusing on particular areas central to early years practice. Nursery World is hugely influential, inspires great loyalty, and is seen as authoritative, accessible and trustworthy. The top experts in the sector write for Nursery World, as do politicians, policymakers and academics.