Understanding ModernGov is the training division of GovNet Communications, the leading UK company running public sector events, training and exhibitions. Divisions within GovNet Communications include:


GovNet Exhibitions organise seven public sector exhibitions per year, attracting up to 3000 public sector visitors. The events are all free to attend and run in both London and Birmingham. We focus on education from early years to higher education, health, and the wider public sector.


GovNet Events provide dedicated conferences and exhibitions for the public, private and voluntary sectors. For more than 15 years we have brought together senior public and private sector representatives to understand policy, plan for the future and to help deliver the solutions that will overcome critical delivery challenges.


Inside Government presents a series of exclusive, interactive and information led forums and events. These focus on a range of government policy fields and are designed for people working in the public, private and voluntary sector. Each event provides delegates with a unique opportunity to discuss pertinent topics with a panel of speakers, policy experts, and fellow delegates.


Understanding ModernGov is the training division of GovNet, the leading UK company running public sector events and exhibitions.

We provide market leading learning and development solutions for the public, private and third sectors.

We pride ourselves on providing the highest quality training through our extensive knowledge and understanding of the public sector.


My Academy is published by GovNet, organiser of the UK’s largest event in the academies sector, The Academies Show.

Whether your interest lies primarily within Academy Finance and Procurement, HR and Payroll, Sustainability, Facilities and Estates, SEN, Governance, Leadership, or Nutrition, MyAcademy is a vital source of information for both existing and converting academies.


Accessing unique information and the latest opinions from key spokespersons, ModernGov goes to the heart of central government. Covering policy, business practice, careers and lifestyles, ModernGov is regarded by many senior public servants as absolutely essential reading.