2012 Programme: Festival weekend overview

The Festival weekend includes more than 70 debates which are listed below ordered by time slot and room. To see Saturday or Sunday sessions only, select the day you want from the menu on the left or select sessions by Theme.

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Sunday 21 October: 9.30am-10.15am
Frobisher 4-6
Sunday 21 October: 10.30am-12.00pm
Frobisher 4-6
Sunday 21 October: 12.15pm-1.15pm
Sunday 21 October: 3.15pm-4.45pm
Sunday 21 October: 5.00pm-6.15pm
Sunday 21 October: 6.30pm-7.30pm
Frobisher 4-6
Sunday 21 October: 5.00pm-6.15pm

Skilling up the jilted generation: the employability debate

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Wes Streeting, chief executive, Helena Kennedy Foundation

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