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UoM Stories: Inspirational Speaker Showcase for PhD Students

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Sign up for an evening of talks from some of the University's most inspirational people.

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Welcome to UoM Stories: Inspirational Speaker Showcase

UoM Stories in an initiative set up by PhD students to help inspire us. It is a Ted-Talk/Humans of New York-style event aimed at infusing a story-telling culture at the University.

We have an exciting line up of speakers, who are excited to meet and share their story with you:

1. Professor Nancy Rothwell, DBE - President, UoM

2. Lemn Sissay, MBE - Chancellor, UoM

3. Leena Gade - Formula One Race Car Engineer, UoM graduate

4. Professor Vikas Shah, MBE - Top UK Entrepreneur, UoM

5. Professor Nicky Cullum, DBE - Head of Nursing, UoM

6. Dr Jack Rivers-Auty - Young Researcher and Future Leader Fellow , UoM

7. Dr Emma Ferguson-Coleman, Research Associate, UoM (will be using sign language)

The event is FREE and open to ALL PhD and Doctoral students at the University of Manchester. A full itinerary will be emailed closer to the event to everyone that has signed up. The event includes a coffee break and drinks reception with buffet to allow you to meet, share and inspire.

More importantly, what is your story? Send us a paragraph (less than 150 words) on who or what inspires you and get a chance to win £200 at the event! We will also advertise your story via social media and our university blog page, all to inspire others!

If you have any questions or want more information, please email Jayesha, Kathryn, Nikhil & Lorna at uomstories@manchester.ac.uk.

We are looking forward to seeing you at the event in January!

UoM Stories Team

(Jayesha, Kathryn, Nikhil & Lorna)

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