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Social Mobility North East

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Hotel Indigo Durham

9 Old Elvet

Durham

DH1 3HL

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Social Mobility North East is a seminar and networking opportunity for universities, businesses, charities and policymakers.

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Hosted by Peer Tutor, a Durham based technology company, this event aims to provide a forum to discuss the inequalities, challenges and opportunities that effect social mobility in our region.

The event will have speakers from Durham University, The Sutton Trust and NCFE on areas such as changes in vocational education , shadow schooling and the attainment raising power of peer to peer learning.

We will also be show casing our exciting new tech solution, the Peer Tutor app, and attendees will be able to hear from its chief architect and founder, Wayne Harrison on his experiences as North East based technology entrepreneur.

5.30 pm- Welcome and Introductions

5.40 pm- David Gallagher – NCFE CEO

6.00pm- Professor Steve Higgins- Durham University

6.20pm- Dr Rebecca Montacute- Sutton Trust

6.40pm- Wayne Harrison- Peer Tutor CEO and Founder

7.00pm- Networking and Peer Tutor demonstration

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