Events

Events

Earth Talks: Communicating Climate Change: Why so Toxic?

28/03/2018 - 20:00
Join Chris Rapley, Professor of Climate Science at the University College London as he explores our use of fossil fuel energy, how tackling climate changeseems to fall low on a list of public priorities and what can be done about it.

Transition Together: An International Symposium on the need for societal transitions and systems level change

21/06/2018 - 18:00 to 23/06/2018 - 13:00
The 2018 Symposium Transition Design Symposium will, for the first time, bring together representatives from major movements and initiatives to discuss the urgent need for sustainable societal transitions and systems-level change, and initiate the connections that will make rapid transition possible. With Speakers: Rob Hopkins, co-founder of Transition Town Totnes and the Transition Network, Professor Terry Irwin, Head of the School of Design, Carnegie Mellon University, Michel Bauwens, P2P Network and Commons Transitions; John Thackara, author of How to Thrive in the Next Economy: Designing Tomorrow’s World Today; noted futurist Stuart Candy and Cameron Tonkinwise, Professor of Design at University of New South Wales, Australia.
Dartington Summer School and Festival

Dartington International School and Festival 2018

28/07/2018 - 08:00
It’s the Dartington Summer School’s 70th birthday this year: and there’s a bumper programme, packed with acclaimed and innovative artists throughout four weeks. Imogen Cooper, Jane Glover, Felicity Lott, Tom Randle, and Adrian Brendel – as well as the brilliant folk duo Harbottle & Jonas, Trio Gaspard and the fabulous Heath Quartet – will be part of the celebrations. There are workshops and Dartington International Summer School and Festival masterclasses, coaching and concerts, premieres and new collaborations.
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