Conference Social Event

The Conference Social Event is a time to relax with colleagues and network with those you have met during the Conference. This year’s event took place at the Merseyside Maritime Museum on Tuesday 7 November 2017.

The evening included included bowl food served throughout the evening, drinks and entertainment as well as exclusive access to the fascinating galleries in the Museum. Attendees also had the option to book tickets for ‘There is a light: BRIGHTLIGHT’ theatre performance. An original performance inspired by the findings of BRIGHTLIGHT, the first major study of its kind, There is a Light presents young patients’ perspectives on specialist cancer care in England. Directed by award-winning artist Adura Onashile the show is developed in collaboration with Brian Lobel, BRIGHTLIGHT’s researchers, youth board and young people with personal experience of cancer.

“There is a Light is an engaging experience from start to finish and a masterful testimony to the power of young people’s voices.” Lizz Clark, Manchester Theatre Awards – Read the full review



Photo: Joel Chester Fields