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Aston Conference Centre

Aston University

Aston Triangle

Birmingham

B4 7ET

United Kingdom

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Conference 8th November 2012 Aston Conference Centre, Lakeside Centre, Birmingham

Map of Campus: http://www.conferenceaston.co.uk/Attachments/1069_Conference%20Aston%20Venue%20and%20Hotel%20Map%20and%20Directions.pdf

"A vision delivered: A future in focus."

The conference will be on 8th November 2012 at the Aston Conference Centre, Lakeside Centre in Birmingham. This is a fabulous centre with more space for us to enjoy the day:

The conference will include:

Keynote address from Mike Brace CBE addressing the theme for the conference – ‘A Vision delivered: A future in focus.’
Three strands of workshops for: Research, Practice Issues, Children and Young People

A Panel discussion including Fazilet Hadi, RNIB, Anita Lightstone UK Vision Strategy/VISION 2020UK Mike Brace CBE, and Amanda Hawkins RNIB/BACP of questions and conclusion from the 3 streams
An information point and organisational stalls
Opportunities to network and share good practice
Good food

We know from your emails, and from feedback from the previous conference that there is a wealth of knowledge and good practice within the membership, and you will be invited to take an active part in discussions the conference

Programme of day

09 15. Registration and coffee (exhibitors from 08.30)

10 00. Chair's welcome. Mhairi Thurston. MBACP(Accred) Govenor BACP, Chair VISION 2020UK VINCE Group

10 10. Keynote address Mike Brace CBE

10 30. Coffee

11 00 . Symposia - 3 streams of 4 x20 mins presentations with closing chaired discussion to identify key issues and questions to take to the afternoon panel

13 .00 Buffet lunch

14. 00 Chair's welcome to afternoon Session

14. 05 Introducing the panel - Matt Broom VISION2020UK

14. 10 Panel response to morning questions with Audience Discussion

15 .10 Chair 's summation

15.15. Coffee and networking

16. 00. Conference close

Morning Discussion strands below

if you cannot access this picture please e-mail m.broom@vision2020uk and we will send you a word version.

picture of the spreadsheet of topic strands for the VINCE confernce if you cannot read this please e-mail m.broom@vision2020uk.org.uk

Campus map http://www.conferenceaston.co.uk/Attachments/1069_Conference%20Aston%20Venue%20and%20Hotel%20Map%20and%20Directions.pdf

Lakeside centre is number 12 on the first and second map.

Walking directions can be found here http://www.conferenceaston.co.uk/content.aspx?PageID=1776

Conference Supported by The Steel Charitable Trust

http://www.steelcharitabletrust.org.uk/

Date and time

Location

Aston Conference Centre

Aston University

Aston Triangle

Birmingham

B4 7ET

United Kingdom

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Organiser VISION 2020UK

Organiser of Vision Impairment Network for Counselling and Emotional support (VINCE), Conference "A Vision Delivered: A Future in Focus" VISION 2020UK Supported by The Steel Charitable Trust

VISION 2020 UK is an umbrella organisation which facilitates greater collaboration and co-operation between organisations within the UK, which focus on vision impairment and operate on a national, regional or international basis.

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