The Strad magazine described Quatuor Voce as ‘One of the best French quartets I have heard for some years’. We are delighted to welcome them to Conway Hall as part of a short UK tour.
This event presents findings from the ‘Girls, Leadership, and Women in the Public Eye’ project. It is aimed at those engaged in work with and for girls – in education, in youth work, in advocacy and activism, and in media commissioning/production – and may also be of interest to fellow scholars.
How can we find happiness in our lives, even in dark times? Dr Maria Sirois will combine the latest research with timeless wisdom and powerful personal stories to explore the concepts of hope, happiness and resilience, as well as Positive Psychology and how we can put it into practice.
Why we defended Rushdie and why it is still important today: 30 Years After… | Thursday 14th February
On this Valentine’s Day, the 30th anniversary of the fatwa against Salman Rushdie, join Feminist Dissent to defend the right to apostasy, to love, to flee persecution and seek asylum/Oppose blasphemy laws, the threat to free speech and the deportation of apostates.
This Sunday Assembly best selling author Dr David Adam will talk about what it’s like to live with OCD and explore the weird thoughts that exist within every mind, and how they drive millions of us towards obsessions and compulsions. Hosted by Sanderson Jones, with poetry from the wonderful Christy Ku.
Thinking on Monday: The Perils of Perception – Why We’re Wrong About Nearly Everything | Monday 18th February
Using the latest research into the media, decision science, heuristics, and emotional reasoning, Bobby Duffy examines why the populations of some countries seem better informed than others, and how we can address our ignorance of key public data and trends.
DigitalXChange ProductTalk is coming to London for the first time and we don’t come alone. Johann Jenson is joining us to talk about what your product team needs to “pass” the digital transformation challenge. Martin Fallon will talk about how a North Star helps product managers develop better products.
Bob Churchill shares some of the most recent findings from The Freedom of Thought Report, and describes how Humanists International is working to promote non-religious rights and defend humanists at risk of persecution around the world.
SPACE International proudly presents ‘Women of Colour Against the Sex Trade’, the very first event of its kind in Britain.