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LLAKES Centre Conference 2018

9:30 am, 15 November 2018 to 5:00 pm, 16 November 2018

Young man thinking

Registrations are now open for the 2018 Centre for Learning and Life Chances in Knowledge Economies and Societies (LLAKES) Conference.

Event Information

Open to

All

Availability

Yes

Organiser

Katharine Buckle

Location

Mary Ward House Conference Centre
5-7 Tavistock Place
London
WC1H 9SN
United Kingdom

This year's theme will be on "Young Adults, Inequality and the Generational Divide: Learning and Life Chances in an Era of Uncertainty."

Keynote Speakers

  • Sir Vince Cable, Leader of the Liberal Democrats
  • Kate Pickett, Professor of Epidemiology, University of York
  • Andy Green, Professor of Comparative Social Science and LLAKES Centre Director, UCL Institute of Education
  • Francis Green, Professor of Work and Education Economics, LLAKES Centre, UCL Institute of Education

The conference will include various sessions on the following themes:

  • Young People: Perceptions, Attitudes, Civic Values and Political Engagement
  • Young People: Education, Skills Inequalities and the Changing Nature of Work
  • Youth Transitions and Generational Inequalities

View the full programme

The 2-day conference is free to attend, but places are limited and attendance will be by prior registration only.  If you would like to attend please register by Wednesday 7 November 2018.

Venue

  • Day 1 - Mary Ward House Conference Centre, 5-7 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SN
  • Day 2 - Senate House Conference Venue, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU

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Contact

Katharine Buckle (k.buckle@ucl.ac.uk)