Tickets are available for the 2018 conference which will be held at the RSE, George Street Edinburgh on Friday 18th May.

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Please join us for the biggest Humanist event in Scotland. We have fantastic speakers lined up and as ever there will be plenty of opportunity to meet up with other Humanist Society members and invited guests.

Lunch and refreshments throughout the day are included. The 2018 AGM of the society will follow the conference in the same venue.

Tickets:
Members: £35
Non-member £40

Agenda

1030 – Registration Opens

1100 – Welcome from Humanist Society Scotland Chair John Bishop

1115 – Performance of John Byrne Award winning play ‘Immaculate Correction’ followed by Q&A with Director and Playwright Catherine Exposito

1200 – Humanist Society Scotland Campaigns 2018 – Fraser Sutherland

1220 – Lunch (fringe stalls available to browse)

1315 – Improving access to careers in STEM for Women – Panel Discussion with Prof Polly Arnold, Talat Yaqoob, Clare Adamson MSP, Sharon Moore

1415 – How to engage the next generation in science? – Joan Davidson, Edinburgh Science Festival

1445 – Tea/Coffee Break (fringe stalls available to browse)

1515 – The ethics of forgiveness – Glen Pettigrove, Professor of Moral Philosophy, University of Glasgow

1600 – Bringing Humanist Marriage to the rest of the UK – Andrew Copson, Chief Executive Humanists UK

1645 – Values for a Modern Scotland – Gordon MacRae, Chief Executive Humanist Society Scotland

1715 – Conference Close


1730 – Humanist Society Scotland AGM (members only)

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