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Bett 2023 Highlights

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As another Bett draws to a close, we’re reminiscing about our attendance and the meaningful conversations we had with our partners and customers. 

It was fantastic to see the show so busy, with lots of familiar faces and a few new ones too! 

For those who didn’t manage to visit our stand this year, you missed out on our circus theme! This year we wanted to push the boundaries and get people talking – we certainly did that judging by the queues of people! 

It was all about our approach to delivering your internet services and the fact that when you come with Exa managing your different products doesn’t need to be a juggling act. Our award-winning Protect & Connect® solution, your products will be centrally managed by us, freeing up your valuable time and reducing your costs. 

Here’s some of the highlights:

Over three days we had people rolling up to our circus themed stand to find out about the wonders we had in store for them.

Exa partners with Smoothwall monitor

We also launched our new partnership with Smoothwall which will see us provide their market-leading solution Smoothwall Monitor as part of our Protect & Connect bundle. 

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Our Exa strongman was popular with students, teachers and partners. Did you take a picture? We want to see! Tag us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.

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During the show we had a variety of presentations throughout the day covering topics such as The Exa Foundation, DfE guidelines and monitoring. Here’s Alan Thompson from our partner hi-impact giving a presentation on STEMlive. A series of live lessons, curriculum-aligned activities and experiences, led by scientists and STEM experts. 

Our visitors were also able to enjoy some freshly made popcorn as well as having the opportunity to spin the wheel for prizes. 

Exa Bett 2023
Exa Bett 2023

We would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who took the time to stop by and say hi, we hope you all enjoyed Bett as much as we did. We look forward to seeing you in January next year at Bett 2024.

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