Join us for an exciting evening of speed networking and lightning talks from RSA Fellows about local projects. This Engage will also incorporate the region's Annual Conference, providing an update on what's been happening and what's planned for the future across the North West.
RSA Engage aims to help you:
Meet RSA Fellows through facilitated speed networking
Find out about the activities happening in your region
Learn more about the RSA's charitable mission of finding practical solutions to today's social challenges
Learn about some clear ways that you can become quickly and actively involved in projects run by RSA Fellows or staff
Tom Gilliford, RSA Project Engagement Manager will join us to talk about our Creative Learning and Development key theme, with focus on our current work with school governors looking to close the creativity gap. For more information, please read Tom's blog 'Why Governors Should Reward Failure'.
Paul Bason, Director of Digital Innovation at MMU will outline Manchester's The Shed.
Mary Gillie, Director at Energy Local will be discussing this RSA Catalyst supported project and how energy can work for you.
Paul Rawlings, Founder of Deliverd will outline their 'dining done differently' social impact startup. Deliverd are one of our Dotforge Impact Accelerator teams.
Do you have a project that you need RSA Fellows to get involved with? If so, please get in touch with Viv Long-Ferguson to let us know more details. If there is space in the programme we would love to give you the opportunity to pitch to the group.
Drinks will be available on arrival.
This event is free to attend, but you do need to register.
Location: Manchester Central Library, St. Peters Square, Manchester M2 5PD