28-30 August 2018

Welcome to the Conference and AGM 2018.

Together we will be sharing our views, ideas and experience in this year’s conference “Shaping our Tomorrow”. With workshops focusing on lifelong learning, managing new educational resources, finance and banking for charities, and supporting the growth and development of U3As, there will opportunity to discuss, debate and enjoy the views of colleagues across the movement. There will also be some free time to share interests such as singing, ukulele playing, walking and many other choices. Please join us for the conference and enjoy time with U3A members from across the movement.

Please come and join the discussion.

Programme

AGM

The 35th Annual General Meeting of the Third Age Trust will be held on the 30th August.

Speakers

Speakers will address the conference on a range of themes.

Workshops

Our workshops will offer a space to learn from U3A colleagues, and share ideas of your own.

Location

East Midlands Conference Centre

Set in the tranquil grounds of Nottingham University, the UK’s greenest campus, the EMCC offers professional conference facilities in the perfect location.

Orchard Hotel

Adjacent to the conference centre, the Orchard Hotel offers a four-star experience to guests. Student accommodation is also available.

Nottingham

Conveniently and centrally located, Nottingham is easily accessible by road, rail, air and canal. The university is a 10 minute bus ride from the city centre.

Accessibility

The conference centre and hotel are fully wheelchair accessible, and the halls have disabled access rooms available.

In the conference centre, there are accessible loos and parking spaces, and the auditorium is equipped with a hearing aid loop.

Conference in numbers

Workshops
36
Attendees
450
Votes
1500
Coffees
5000

Book your place

Please book each person separately, and book only one ticket type per person.