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UCLAN BUSINESS NETWORKING LUNCH

Friday 9 June 2017
12noon - 3.00pm

Venue 53, UCLan, Preston

Are you looking to develop your workforce, recruit graduates or access expertise? This event is open to professionals from all organisations, inside and outside of the creative industries, who are keen to engage with the University of Central Lancashire’s creative talent. You will get to meet like-minded business people, students, course tutors and key colleagues from the University’s careers, placement and partnership development teams.

The event includes:
• LUNCH WITH NETWORKING
• KEYNOTE JEAN FLYNN, PRODUCER AND DIRECTOR AT COSGROVE HALL ENTERTAINMENT
• GUIDED TOUR BY COURSE TUTORS AROUND YOUR AREA OF INTEREST

The networking lunch is just three hours long, but you can stay for longer if you have time. Immediately following, at 3.00pm, is the Lancashire Arts Festival Awards Ceremony with guest speaker Charles Hadcock, sculptor, businessman and Chairman of Creative Lancashire. Then at 4.00pm, we have the Private View of our architecture, design, fashion, fine art and media degree shows. Last year around 1,500 people attended the Private View and we can guarantee that there will be a huge buzz and celebratory feel in all of the buildings with lots of opportunities to network.

Advance booking is essential.

If you have any questions regarding this event please contact Tania on 01772 894106 or TCallagher@uclan.ac.uk


UCLAN FASHION SHOW

Thursday 15 June 2017
6.30pm – 9.00pm

Venue 53, UCLan, Preston

If you are a decision maker in a fashion, textile or lifestyle related business you may be interested in attending the University of Central Lancashire’s fashion show as previewed at Graduate Fashion Week, London. This event is perfect for those scouting for talented students to work in their company.

Advance booking is essential.

If you have any questions regarding this event please contact Tania on 01772 894106 or TCallagher@uclan.ac.uk


OFFICIAL OPENING OF THE LANCASHIRE ARTS FESTIVAL AWARDS EXHIBITION

Wednesday 21 June 2017
5.30pm – 7.30pm

Harris Museum and Art Gallery, Preston

An exhibition of architecture, design, fashion, fine art, media and performance. The expert curatorial team, led by 2017 Turner Prize nominee Professor Lubaina Himid, will showcase the work of final year students from UCLan who have been shortlisted for the Lancashire Arts Festival Awards, sponsored by Creative Lancashire.  The Official Opening includes drinks and canapés on arrival, performances and a special guest speaker Patrick Grant, Creative Director of Savile Row tailors Norton & Sons and menswear line, E. Tautz and resident judge on the BBC’s ‘The Great British Sewing Bee’.

Advance booking is essential.

If you have any questions regarding this event please contact Tania on 01772 894106 or TCallagher@uclan.ac.uk


UCLan Business Twilight Thursday

Thursday 13th July 2017
16:00-18.30

UCLan
Westleigh Conference Centre
Lea Road
Preston
PR4 0RB

We are delighted to invite you to the next UCLan Business Twilight Event. This free session will ensure that you are kept up-to-date with the latest business news from UCLan, further details on the topic will be released soon.

Find out more information about the event and register here


UCLan Business Breakfast

Thursday 21st September 2017
08:00-10.30am

UCLan Media Factory
Media Innovation Studio (MIS)
ME414
Preston
PR1 2XQ

This free session will ensure that you are kept up-to-date with the latest business news from UCLan, further details on the topic will be released soon.

Find out more information about the event and register here