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UoB Technicians' Conference 2018

Friday 14th September 2018, 9am - 4pm

Bristol Marriott Hotel City Centre, 2 Lower Castle Street, Bristol, BS1 3AD

Join us for the Technicians' event of the year - the the 6th Annual UoB Technicians' Conference! This year's conference features Technician Speed Seminars, a range of workshops, 30 + suppliers and exhibitors and Aardman Animations guest speaker Dave Alex Riddett! Book your place now.

TEAM: Together Everyone Achieves More - programme
9:00 - 9:45 Registration
9:45 - 10:15 Welcome and Technicians' Commitment - Pro Vice-Chancellor, Professor Nishan Canagarajah
10:15 – 11:15  Technician Speed Seminars 
11:15 – 11:45 Tea/Coffee and Snacks
11:50 -12:20  Workshop A/C (pre-booked) *
12:30 - 13:00  Workshop B/C (pre-booked) *
13:00 - 14:15 Lunch** / Exhibitors Stands
14:15 - 15:00 Keynote Speaker - Dave Alex Riddett, Director of Photography, Aardman Animations
15:00 -15:20  Green Impact Awards
15:20 - 15:30  Prizes from exhibitors 
15:30 - 16:00 Closing Address - Fred Hale / Bar opens



Please register for 1 x Delegate Ticket and your choice of workshops. Workshops A and B will run twice during the day. Workshops C are longer and will run once.

*You can choose 1 x Workshop A and 1 x Workshop B, or 1 x Workshop C. You do not have to attend a workshop if you do not want to, but space is limited so make sure you book a ticket if you would like to attend one.

For ticket queries please contact Tom at

Dietary and access requirements:

**If you have any special dietary or venue access requirements please contact Charlie Tanner at

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