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ICA A-Frame Event at Bluecoat 19 March 09

Thursday 19th March 2009 from 18.30
A-Frame Liverpool Edition: Figures Of Speech
Venue: The Bluecoat, Liverpool, School Lane, Liverpool, L1 3BX

A-Frame is a new programme of talks, workshops and mentoring partnerships created by the ICA to develop an exclusive network of the UK’s most outstanding creative and corporate leaders and entrepreneurs.

Please join us for an evening event offering intriguing insights; ICA A-Frame’s Liverpool Edition Figures of Speech offers high-level networking opportunities with some of the best and brightest in the creative and business communities.  As part of the A-Frame programme, 8 speakers will give Figures of Speech presentations. Speaking to an audience of their peers from both the creative and corporate world and drawing from a potentially infinite array of options and experiences, speakers will talk about the one object that has inspired them in their professional lives.

Speakers confirmed:

Nathan Jones (Creative Director, Mercy)
Laura Sillars (Head of Programme, FACT)
Dr Adrian Woolard (Head of Innovation Culture, BBC)
Ammo Talwar MBE (Punch Records)
Ben Ponton (Director, AMINO)
Sean Hawkridge (Artist)
Tom Keeley (GO-Zine)
Jayne Casey (Love Liverpool) TBC

For the Liverpool launch of A-Frame, we have invited prominent creative or corporate businesspeople who have both a public profile and are genuinely inspirational to a wide audience to give a “Figures of Speech” presentation – a short, sweet (5 min max) talk around one carefully chosen object. The object could literally be anything but should be something that crystallizes what drives the presenters creative practice, what their business or creativity stands for, or simply what has inspired them the most. The presentations begin at 7pm and will be followed by a drinks reception at the Bluecoat.

This event is building on our 200 strong London based A-Frame members, we are aiming to expand our network to include creatives all over the UK, if you are interested in membership then don’t miss this fantastic opportunity to join the A-Frame network, please
RSVP to asap to reserve your seats, as places will be limited.