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ICeGS 20th Anniversary Conference in Derby

The International Centre for Guidance Studies 20th Anniversary International Conference

“Imagining new perspectives on work – the role of career development in shaping futures.”

Wednesday 23rd and Thursday 24th May 2018

Venue: University of Derby, Enterprise Centre, Bridge Street, Derby, DE1 3LD. United Kingdom

The International Centre for Guidance Studies (iCeGS) will celebrate its 20th Anniversary in 2018.  To commemorate this fabulous achievement and to mark the occasion we are hosting an international conference on Wednesday 23rd and Thursday 24th May 2018 at the Enterprise Centre, University of Derby, UK.

The event aims to examine how the concept of work might develop and evolve over the next decade and in conjunction with this how the role of career development practitioners might need to adapt to continue supporting individuals in the future.

Keynote speakers include:

  • Professor David Blustein, (Boston College, USA).
  • Dr Phoebe Moore (University of Leicester)
  • Dr Deirdre Hughes OBE (University of Warwick)
  • Professor Tristram Hooley (University of Derby)
  • Dr Siobhan Neary (Head of iCeGS, University of Derby).

The conference focus is on critical themes shaping the concept of career and the way in which career guidance is theorised and practiced. Topics will include globalisation, social change and technology. There will also be contributions from academics, researchers and practitioners offering 20-minute paper presentations.

For the more details and the conference programme click the link:

https://www.derby.ac.uk/research/icegs/news/icegs-20th-anniversary-conference—programme–booking-information-now-available-.html

To find how to book on the Conference and for more information click the link: https://www.derby.ac.uk/enterprisecentre/events/icegs-conference/