Freelancing for students
- 4:00PM - 7:00PM, 15 Feb 2018
- Nottingham Trent University, School of Art & Design, Bonington Building, Dryden St, Nottingham NG1 4GG
This event is part of a new series and is designed to give students across all disciplines top tips and advice on how to successfully launch a career as a freelancer.
Every attendee will receive a free IPSE student membership to help you get started as a freelancer.
Listen to our keynote speakers give valuable insights into the key skills that will enable you to make the brave step into life as a freelancer straight after university.
We end with a panel session with freelancers from a range of industries who will share their journeys, challenges, successes and why they chose to go freelance.
16.00 – Registration and welcome
16.30 – Introduction to freelancing with IPSE
16.50 – Keynote with Gemma Church, the freelance writer who gets tech!
17.10 – Keynote with The Creative Quarter Company, Nottingham
17.30 – Freelancer panel discussion with:
- Chantal Duarte, Sport Psychologist and project management specialist freelancer (and Performance and Operations Manager at Game Changer Performance– full time)
- CaitlinMcEvoy, Founder and Creative Director, Caitlin McEvoy Studio and District-23 and Graphic Designer, Nottingham Trent Students’ Union
- Owen Davies, Freelance Editor
18.00 – Networking, drinks and pizza!
19.00 - Close