The Digital Skills Festival Launch event is taking place on Monday 4th February from 2pm until 6pm. The launch is where we will release the findings of their Digital Skills Audit. There will also be panel discussions and time for networking with industry professionals and education experts.
2:00 Arrival and Registration
2:30 Introduction from Katie Gallager, managing director, Manchester Digital
2:40 Welcome from Matthew Gould, Director General, Department for Culture, Media and Sport
3:00 Talk from BJSS
3:20 The Future of Education Josh Smith, Reseacher, Demos
4:00 Refreshment Break
4:30 GM Digital Skills Programme Launch
4:45 Findings from the Digital Skills Audit by Manchester Digital Board members
5:25 Close and drinks
Attendance at the Conference is free and open to any digital business or education provider.