Programme

Session 1
09.45am-11.00am

Mark Colbourne “If you have a dream…Never give up”
Tim Spector “Identically different – fed up with your genes?”
Nick Barratt “Identity and roots in the digital age”

Break
11.00am-11.30am
Session 2
11.30am-13.00pm

Kristin and Maren Hallenga “Beyond our genes – identical with one big difference”
Chidi Ngwaba “Health, Chance or Choice?”
Chris Keys Musical performance
Lynne Barrett-Lee “Being human: how to lose your identity for fun and profit”

Lunch
13.00pm-14.00pm
Session 3
14.00pm-15.30pm

Jessie Moncrieff Musical performance
Kathy Lette “My family and other aliens – raising a child with Aspergers”
Julian Baggini “Being multifolkal”
David Collier “Mental illness: what we learnt from 100,000 genomes”
Caroline White “The role model: changing attitudes and shifting perceptions”

Break
15.30pm-16.00pm
Session 4
16.00pm-17.30pm

Simon Baron-Cohen “Autism, Sex, and Science”
Claire Steves “Mastering time: a key to successful ageing”
Robin Sebastian “Being Kenneth Williams”
Chris Hammond “My Little Eye”
Ellis Watson “Beyond genes – breeding happiness”