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Blue Skies Sessions

Blue Skies Sessions are an exciting part of IFB2016 that bring you a unique, innovative and inspirational festival experience.

They will challenge what you know about business, society, culture and environment, share visions of a future that will have a major impact on the way we live and work and give you a glimpse into the minds of some of the most exciting and ground-breaking trailblazers around.

Completely free to attend, Blue Skies Sessions take place on the Blue Skies stage throughout the three weeks of the festival, bringing talks, debates and panel sessions.

Everyone is welcome, whether you are in business or simply interested – sessions cover subjects that affect us all.

In order to attend a Blue Skies Session register on Eventbrite for the session you wish to attend. 

Blue Skies Sessions by day:

The Business of…. -14th June and 15th June

The Future of Making Things – June 16th

What Might Change Look Like: Alternative Models– June 17th

The Business of Youth-June 20th 

Time Machine Activity – June 21st

City CEO’s – How can Metro Mayors help Cities do Business? – June 22nd

The Future of Sustainability: This Green and Pleasant Land? – June 24th

The Future of People: Unlocking Potential and Reskilling the Workforce – June 27th

The Future Technologies: Virtual Worlds and Creative Revolutions –June 28th

Should an art gallery be a place to test new products out on the public? - June 28th

The Future of Place: How and Where We Live – June 29th  

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