Special Guests

Childcare & Education Expo London 2022 will host a variety of informative and inspiring special guests for visitors to interact with during both days at Olympia on 4th & 5th March!

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Alistair Bryce-Clegg – ABC Does

Alistair is an award-winning Early Years author, blogger, product designer and advocate of play. His work has been published in a number of books and magazines and he has worked as an Early Years advisor for various film and television projects.

Alongside support and training for a range of settings, schools and parents, he also works Internationally and with Local Authorities across the UK. His most recent project is the co-creation of a child development app for parents called My First Five Years (mffy.com). Alistair has an MA in Education and is currently studying for his Doctorate in Early Years. He also finds time to be a husband to Fee and father of 3 boys (now young men!).

Annabel Karmel – Mum, Entrepreneur and Children’s Food Expert

With a career spanning over 25 years, London born mother of three, Annabel Karmel, has pioneered the way families all over the world feed their babies and children. Credited with starting a food revolution with her trusty recipes and methods, she has become the UK’s No.1 children’s cookery author, best-selling international author, and the mother of all feeding experts with 45 cookbooks…and counting.

With the sole mission of raising the standards of children’s diets, Annabel is a regular media commentator on food-related issues, and she regularly undertakes consultancy work for major nursery chains, leisure resorts, restaurants and hotels worldwide.