GibTalks 2017 Schedual Press Release

20-Jan-2017


20th January 2017

 

PRESS RELEASE

 

GIB-TALKS SCHEDULE

 

Gibraltar Cultural Services, working alongside teacher and playwright Julian Felice, will be holding a conference event on Saturday 11th February 2017 at the John Mackintosh Hall. Gib Talks will see a range of local speakers who will deliver fifteen-minute talks on a broad spectrum of subjects with the aim of focusing on the anecdotal, the personal and the light-hearted. The schedule for the event is as follows:

 

10:00 – 10:15            Julian Felice – Let Me Tell You A Story

 

10:20 – 10:35            Samantha Barrass – My Secret Life as an Amateur Thespian and Theatre Impresario

 

10:40 – 10:55            Tito Vallejo – Jebel Tarik

 

11:00 – 11:10            VOX POP 1 – Manar Ben Tahayekt – Living With A Disability

 

11:15 – 11:30            Henry & Priscilla Sacramento – Making It Work

                                   

11:35 – 11:50            Karl Ullger – To What Extent Can You Learn To Be Creative?

 

11:55 – 12:05            VOX POP 2 – Sean Vincent Acris – Pride, Not Prejudice

 

12:10 – 12:25            Georgina Cassar – From Rock to Rings: My Olympic Journey

 

12:30 – 12:45            Sir Peter Caruana QC

 

LUNCH

 

14:00 – 14:15            Danny Freyone – The Imperceptible

 

14:20 – 14:35            Stefano Blanco Sciacaluga – Much Ado About Happiness

 

14:40 – 14:55            Jonathan Teuma – Optimizing Yanito

 

 

15:00 – 15:10            VOX POP 3 – Rob Chandler – The White Poppy

                                   

15:15 – 15:30            Kaoula El Andaloussi – My Hijab

 

15:35 – 15:50            Paulette Finlayson – You Are Not Good At English

 

15:55 – 16:05            VOX POP 4 – Aidan Cleverly – Why Do Today What You Can Put Off

Until Tomorrow

 

16:10 – 16:25            Paul Lyon – An Adopted Gibraltarian

 

16:30 – 16:45            Dan Teuma – Life on the Front Line of the Refugee Crisis in Europe

 

16:50 – 17:05            Krishaan Khubchand – What’s Next for Gibraltar?

 

 

Tickets for the event are now on sale at the John Mackintosh Hall, priced at £5 or online on www.buytickets.gi. Ticket-holders will be able to drop in and out of the event as they please during the course of the day.

 

For further information please visit Gib Talks on Facebook or Twitter or alternatively contact the GCS – Events Department on 20067236 or via email: info@culture.gi