Ladders Careers Conference 23rd May 2017

Ladders (Creative & Digital) Careers Conference 2017 will be held on the 23rd May, 10.30am – 4.15pm at Newcastle City Library. This conference is an opportunity for young people (16-24yrs) to gain an insight into careers in areas such as music, film/TV, animation and software development. The conference will be showcasing some of the regions industry and educational experts discussing the opportunities and how to get a step on that all important LADDER! – a timetable filled with the advice and guidance young people need to help inform their next steps and hear some inspirational career stories all the way.

To book, please view the speakers below and register for your place in the sessions that interest you. Please are free but limited. BOOKING ESSENTIAL.

Ladders Creative Careers – 23rd May
Venue – Newcastle City Library
Room – The Bewick Hall (Level 1)

 
Session One (10.40am – 11.25am) Accenture
The Digital sector in the North East/Careers at Accenture.

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University of Sunderland

Higher Education in Creative & Digital

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Andrew Archer, Loft Music Studios

Business in the Music Industry.

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Session Two
(11.35am – 12.15pm)
Lysa Morrison, LMA Training & Consultancy

Turning your passion into your career.

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Newcastle College 

Further Education in Creative & Digital – The Performance Academy.

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Entrepreneurial Spark (Powered by NatWest)

 The world’s largest free business accelerator

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LUNCH (12.15pm – 1.15pm) – cafe facilities at the library.
Session Three

(1.15pm – 2.05pm)

Generator
What can a Creative Development Agency do for you?

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Katie Bryson -Feeding Boys.

Behind the scenes with a successful food blogger.

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Alison Surtees, BECTU

An Introduction to Creative Industry Apprenticeships.

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Session Four
(2.15pm – 3.15pm)
Phil Jeffes, Electro Cat Studios

How to get started with a career in software development.

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Chloe Rodham Animation

Getting Noticed in the Visual Media Industry.

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Sam Burt, Border Scout

Discover a creative career that works for you.

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 Session Five
(3.30pm – 4.15pm)
Newcastle College 

Further Education in Creative & Digital – The Art & Design School

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 Youth Focus North East

Employability Skills

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