Subject: Conference Event Announcement: Where Does Talent Come From?
List subscribers may be interested in this forthcoming event.
Apologies for cross posting.
Where Does Talent Come From
& how do you nurture it?
23 July 2014
A one-day conference event presented
at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, Birmingham, UK
Germaine Greer, Academic, Author and Journalist
Tim Harford, Economist, Author
& Presenter of BBC Radio 4's More or Less Adrian Furnham, Professor of Psychology University of London
John Bergman, founder of Geese Theatre Company (USA) Daniella Genas, Director Aspire4U
Laura Caulfield, School of Society, Enterprise and Environment, Bath Spa University Derek McGill, Governor, HMP Barlinnie, Glasgow
plus others to be announced
In the chair Chris Johnston, Rideout
Creativity as means to help identify and nurture talent New thinking to help those at the margins of society realise their abilities How educational practice informs or hinders the potential of young people The issue of balancing social justice with reward for talent Using the arts to help prisoners re-define themselves
Strategising for the world of work
The Event is for:
Teachers, Artists, Education Managers, Vocational Guidance Counsellors, Heads of Learning & Skills, Voluntary Sector Workers, University Lecturers & Researchers
If you register your interest to attend the event before 19 May the cost of attendance is £120
If you register on 19 May or after, the cost of attendance is £160
To register early is not a binding commitment. No payment is required.
For more information about the event, go to http://bit.ly/1hbPCyF
To pre-register immediately, go to http://bit.ly/1mzFZep
The event is a culmination of a two-year European Commission-funded programme led by Rideout across six European countries. Rideout is an arts organisation working widely across the fields of arts, education and criminal justice.
More here: http://www.talent4.org