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Aspire2: Creative Arts Conference

University of Bolton

Event date/s: Thursday 20th September and Friday 21st September
Event start/end time: 10am-2.30pm
Delivery method: On Campus
Audience: Learners
Target Age Groups: Y12, Y13
Type of activity: Conference, Workshop
Topic of activity: Subject Specific, Skills development, Information advice and guidance
Booking type: Schools, Individuals


Building on last the success of last year’s conference, Aspire2 is aimed at students considering a future in the creative arts: illuminating pathways to success; connecting young people with exciting employers from across the creative industries; and providing hands-on workshops to inspire their own work.

This year’s event will be repeated over two days (20th and 21st September) and includes the official launch of ‘REVOLUTION’, an arts competition with industry standard briefs, prizes in 6 categories and the opportunity for winning entries to be exhibited in the School of Arts Creative Show in 2019.

For further information about the workshops which will be taking place and a full description of the competition briefs, please see the following link:Aspire2 Conference Speaker Profiles + Taster Workshops

For a timetable of the day please see the following link: Timetable- Aspire2 Conference

To book your place on this conference, please follow one of the links below:

Individual Bookings:

College/Group Bookings:


Telephone: 01204903819


University of Bolton