GibTalks 2018

03-Jan-2018


PRESS RELEASE

 

Gibraltar Cultural Services, working alongside playwright, actor, director, and teacher, Julian Felice, will be holding the GibTalks event on Saturday 10th February 2018 at the John Mackintosh Hall. The idea is styled on the very successful TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) series of talks (www.ted.com), GibTalks will see a range of local speakers deliver fifteen-minute talks on a broad spectrum of subjects with the aim of focusing on the anecdotal, the personal, and the light-hearted as opposed to heavy-going academics and agendas.

 

The organisers are pleased to announce the following speakers who will represent a cross-section of the community and will help to make up a rich and varied programme:

 

Sir Joe Bossano MP

The Hon Elliott Phillips MP

Kaiane Aldorino Lopez

Ana Lydia Armstrong Danino

Jennifer Ballantine-Perera

Kenneth Castiel

Nalanie Chellaram

Daya Dewfall

Stephen Hermida

Krishaan Khubchand

Mark Randall

Kevin Ruiz    

Jane & Wayne Tunbridge             

 

In addition to the invited guest speakers, four ten-minute slots have also been allocated to members of the public who will have the opportunity to speak to the audience about an issue close to their hearts. The individuals are:

 

David Diaz

Ronnie Barabich

Trevalyne Faller

Carmel Khalilian

 

Tickets for the event will be on sale as from Monday 8th January 2018 from the John Mackintosh Hall reception and online on www.buytickets.gi. Tickets are priced at £5. Tickets will enable ticket-holders to pop in and out of the event as they please, during the course of the day.

 

GibTalks has a Facebook event page and a Twitter account (@gib_talks). For further information please contact the Events Department on 20067236 or email: info@culture.gi.

 

 

Editor’s Note:

 

For any interviews please contact Julian Felice on mobile 54013304