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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Saturday 20 October: 1.30pm-3.00pm
Sunday 21 October: 8.00am-9.00am
Barbican, Silk Street entrance
Sunday 21 October: 10.30am-12.00pm
Frobisher Auditorium 2

Skilling up the jilted generation: the employability debate

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Professor Neil McKeganey, director, Centre for Drug Misuse Research

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