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    DAVID DEIN MBE Former Chairman of Arsenal and the Football Association DATE: Wednesday 20th May, 2pm – 3:15pm AGE GROUP: KS4 & 5/ S4 – 6 Introduced by the highly successful footballer, Ian Wright, David’s presentation is aimed at 15-18yr olds and features the phenomenal success of the Premier League since its inception. David also imparts inspirational […]

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  • Robert Peston

    ROBERT PESTON Political Editor, ITV * DATE: Tuesday 19th May, 10am * AGE GROUP: KS 4 & 5/ S4 – 6 Robert discussed #Covid_19 and the changes we are living through to our way of life, our economy, our politics, and the changes yet to come.

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  • Aleida Rios interviewed by John Grant

    ALEIDA RIOS Group Head of Engineering, BP * DATE: Monday 18th May, 10am * AGE GROUP: KS 4 & 5/ S4 – 6 Why choose Engineering as a career? John, a graduate who works at BP, interviews BP’s Group Head of Engineering, Aleida Rios on how she got into Engineering and how students can build a career […]

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  • How to Talk to Strangers with Malcolm Gladwell and Emma Dabiri

    How to Talk to Strangers with Malcolm Gladwell and Emma Dabiri Malcolm Gladwell, Author, How to Talk to Strangers and Emma Dabiri, Academic and Author, Don’t Touch my Hair Age: KS4 & 5 / S4 – 6 Subject: PSHE Topic: Communication Author of five international bestsellers, Malcolm Gladwell, joins academic and author of Don’t Touch My Hair, […]

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  • Ed Couchman

    ED COUCHMAN General Manager, SNAP Inc * DATE: Thursday 14th May, 10am * AGE GROUP: KS4 – 5/ S4 – 6 This session focuses on Ed’s own story, what advice he would share with his younger self and how social media / tech might change in the future.

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  • Sereena Abbassi

    Viewer Discretion Advised, Content Warning: This video mentions and discusses suicide, abuse and violence which some students may find distressing.  SEREENA ABBASSI Worldwide Head of Culture & Inclusion, M&C Saatchi DATE: Wednesday 13th May, 2pm AGE GROUP: KS3 / S1 – 3 Sereena’s talk focused on her journey of overcoming barriers and obstacles to get to […]

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  • Lady Nicola Mendelsohn

    LADY NICOLA MENDELSOHN Vice President for EMEA, Facebook DATE: Wednesday 13th May, 10am AGE GROUP: KS 3, 4 & 5 / S1 – 6 Lady Nicola Mendelsohn joined SFS to discuss how she got to work at Facebook and her top tips for career success for young people.

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  • simon meller


    Simon Mellor VTALK from Speakers for Schools on Vimeo.   SIMON MELLOR Deputy Chief Executive – Arts & Culture, Arts Council England * DATE: Tuesday 12th May, 10am * AGE GROUP: KS4 – 5 / S4 – 6 What types of skills and qualities do you need for a career in the creative sector? Simon Mellor, Deputy […]

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    Josie Rourke

        JOSIE ROURKE Film and Theatre Director * DATE: Tuesday 12th May, 2pm * AGE GROUP: KS4 – 5 / S4 – 6 Her own journey within the creative industries, in particular film and theatre and director roles. She focused on the challenges she faces, the joy she feels from her career and what she’d like […]

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  • Professor Paul Cartledge

    Professor Paul Cartledge VTALK WITH Professor Paul Cartledge AG Leventis Professor of Greek Culture Tuesday 12th May – AM KS5/ S5-6 10 things to know about Ancient Greece & Democracy

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