WEA Membership Event 2017


Free inaugural multi-venue WEA Membership Event

Saturday 6th May 2017 10.30 – 15.30

The WEA will be hosting its very first annual membership event this spring. The main event will be hosted at the Rose Bowl, a state of the art conference venue in Leeds. An interactive web link up will allow our members and speakers to fully participate in all aspects of the conference across sites in Edinburgh, Birmingham, London*, Cambridge and Exeter.

Key line-up includes: presentations and panel discussions led by WEA President Lynne Smith; interactive workshops on digital democracy and media; an allocated consultation section to shape the future of the WEA membership; and, we’ll also be joined by keynote speaker Helen Milner, CEO of the Good Things Foundation in conversation with WEA CEO/General Secretary, Ruth Spellman.

The event is free and exclusive to WEA members and you can confirm you place by registering on our Eventbrite pages. Simply visit www.eventbrite.co.uk, type ‘WEA’ into the search box and register for the event after clicking on your preferred venue page.

Any non-members will be able to sign up for WEA membership on the day of the event; alternatively, you can become a member now by visiting our membership page

With such a jam-packed day and a wide choice of venues available we hope you will join us for this important date in the WEA calendar.

If you need more information about the event, please contact Scott Hammond, WEA Membership and Fundraising Support Assistant, at shammond@wea.org.uk

*The London hosting of the event is now fully subscribed.