Loving and being passionate about something is such an important part of the whole Ignite experience – I don’t think I speak out of turn when I say that we the Organisers wouldn’t have carried on with it for 4 years if we hadn’t been so passionate about it. I love the knowledge sharing that takes place – I love the passion of the speakers and I love the audience who come to listen to others speak with passion. Hell I just love Ignite.
And so on the eve of the Valentines Day, Ignite Liverpool is once again taking place.
Enflammez Liverpool où les passions sont partagées
Ah, yes we are bringing you talks as the Neuroscience behind Love, Vertical Gardening and the best selling singles of the 1980’s.
All the talks may not be about love but Relax, with the Power of Love we’ll be Ride on Time to give speakers their 5 minutes of Fame. (Sorry about that) So get yourself along on Thursday 13th Tickets available here See our FAQ’s below
The speakers for our great Ignite Love in are as follows along with their passions…..
Xi SiZhe – Vertical Farming
The problem for the world is that we are soon facing a food and water shortage in developing countries such as China and India. We rely on weather and are not resilient. Vertical farming decentralises food production, much in the same way 3D printing has enabled manufacturing to be more accessible.
Alex Nursall – FACTS ABOUT CANADA
Did you know that Canada’s name came from a French explorer getting the name of a village wrong – I’m here to teach you about Canada in the weirdest way possible.
Neil Kazimierz Sheridan – An insight into the neuroscience of Love
Tom Owens – The Many World Championships of Finland
Tom Williamson – “The Korean War in 5 minutes
Often referred to as “”The Forgotten War””, the Korean War can be seen as the first major conflict of the Cold War. In this talk, I will give a summary of the war, it’s causes and how the result of the war affects the world today.
Glynne Owen offers an enlightened dissection of the slow, painful death of the mass marketing of mass produced products, ending with a what if, introducing new schools of thought.
Alun Parry – The Drama Triangle
The drama triangle is a really accessible interest concept that will enlighten people about the nature of their own relationships, and the psychological games they unwittingly play with each other.”
Geraint Parry – The best selling singles of the 1980s’ (sung).
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Plus talks by Steve Sparrow, Lucy Bricheno and Amanda Gleaves
ARE YOU INTO IMPROVISATION: We’ll be rounding off the night with a round of Ignite Slide Karaoke – It’s where we give you twenty random slides and ask you to improvise a talk on the spot that “kind of” goes with the slides. If you are up for giving this a go then let us know straight off by telling one of the organisers.
The event is upstairs at Leaf Cafe on Bold Street and you can book here to join the coolest crowd around – yep we love the Ignite Liverpool crowd.
Doors Open: 6pm
Talks Start: 6.45pm
WATCH AT HOME: If you can’t make it down in person then you can sit back at home, watch the Live video stream and join the conversation online using the twitter hashtag #igniteliv Live Stream: Ustream
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
Leaf is easily accessible by public Transport, the 32, 82, 80 and 86 stop just at the top of Bold Street. Central station is at the bottom of Bold Street and has trains to may parts of Liverpool and the Wirral. You can park on Bold Street after 6pm right outside the venue.
Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?
please email – admin at Igniteliverpool.com
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
NO – but you can if you want.
Where can I buy food?
There is a fine selection of food available from Leaf up till 10pm at night.
See you there… you don’t have to bring flowers but we’ll like it if you do.
All credit to the French translation to http://translation2.paralink.com/as my french stinks