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Mar

06

Wednesday

#ICLTalks Twitter: Interactive Playshop - Your Future in 140 Characters

6.00pm

Seminars

Public

Speaker: William Wong

Series: Innovation, Creativity and Leadership Talks

LOCATION: Room AG21, Ground Floor, College Buidling, City University London, St John Street, EC1V 4PB

The Innovation, Creativity and Leadership (ICL) Talks are a series of seminars hosted by the Centre for Creativity in Professional Practice. The talks take place on the first Wednesday of every month and will cover a wide range of topics linked with innovation, creativity and leadership. The talks are free to attend and open to the public.

March ICL Talk with William Wong

"I'm @creativity_city #ICLtalks, not on a train". Shoutout to Twitter veterans and virgins alike. Join us at our Tweet-a-Long, possibly a world premiere of its kind. Bring your smartphones, tablets, and leave them ON. Not on Twitter? Come and see what the fuss is all about. The proof is in the #. 

Your silent dream may well come alive.

Joining us for this event? Don't forget to tweet about it using #ICLtalks

About the Speaker:

William Wong (@3become1) is a London-based social entrepreneur, branding and communications strategist. He is passionate about INTER-everything: cultures, disciplines, sectors, faiths, generations and nations - using creativity and play towards creating wealth and wellbeing.

Bilingual and fluent in Chinese, William is a Clore Leadership Fellow with an MBA from Imperial College Business School. He has lived and worked in China, Hong Kong, India, Malaysia and the UK, as a theatre director and management consultant. William is a sought after public speaker on arts & culture, leadership and placemaking. His articles on a wide range of issues have been published in journals and the press.

Following the London riots in 2011, William had presented to the UK Government's Independent Riots Panel on how brands could use their positive influence on social cohesion and community development. A Pop-Up People's Kitchen is being developed in northeast London to connect food waste with food poverty.

Since 2009, William has been a proactive Alumni Advisory Board Member of Imperial College Business School in London. He embraces social media and new ICTs. William loves cats, classical music, the sea and many other things from A to Z.

Timings:

6:00pm - Registration w/Coffee & Tea
6:30pm - Talk starts
7:30pm - Networking with wine & nibbles

We encourage everyone to arrive in good time for the 6:30pm start of the talk. Arriving late is disruptive to the speaker and the audience. So why not join us for a cup of coffee or tea and a bit of conversation before the talk starts.

Please note that the registration form once submitted will take you back to this page. You should receive an email confirmation to the email address you provided. If you have not received an email confirmation within 60minutes, email us creativity@city.ac.uk.

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6.00pm - 8.00pmWednesday 6th March 2013

College Building City, University of London St John Street London EC1V 4PB UK

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