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11th October 2019 Sonya Dyer

Inclusivity and Audiences Day 2019: Speaker Highlights

This multi-speaker day event at Birmingham Hippodrome combines talks, workshops and discussion to reframe your knowledge and offers tools to change how you and your organisation work in addressing challenges around inclusivity.

As part of Culturehives spotlight on the forthcoming AMA Inclusivity and Audiences event, we want to highlight the work of some of the speakers you can look forward to hearing from. Learn more about them below, and find out more about the day – and how to book – here 



Stella Kanu 

 Stella Kanu is Executive Director at LIFT (London International Festival of Theatre). Previously, as Executive Producer at Ovalhouse, she spent 4 years overseeing a comprehensive artistic, organisational and community-led transition as Ovalhouse constructed London’s newest purpose built £15m theatre in Brixton. Read more about Stella here 

On Black, female leadership 


Michelle Lord 

Michelle is Senior Arts Development Officer for Cambridge City Council.  She manages the Cambridgeshire Culture Card scheme, and is a member of the MyCambridge Cultural Education Partnership. Find out more about Michelle here 

Understanding and tracking cultural engagement 



Jane Cordell  

Jane Cordell has worked as a musician, lecturer, editor, diplomat and is now a Director of social enterprise, Result CIC, which provides coaching and personal development training to marginalised people. Jane became deaf in her early 20’s and has worked in Finland and Poland as well as the UK.

Her experience of the highs and lows of being one of a tiny number of senior professional deaf women has helped inform her equality campaigning work. You can find her full biography here 

The Extraordinary 

Why I use Lipspeakers 


Dr Martin Glynn 

Dr Martin Glynn is an experienced and internationally renowned criminologist, educator, theatre director, and dramatist with over 35 years’ experience of working in criminal justice, public health, and educational settings. Learn more about Martin  

Information isn’t just for the elite  

From Here to Humility TED Talk (video)  

Find out more about the exciting speakers lined up for the day at the IAD page










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