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Launch of the Institute for International Cultural Relations

Title
Launch of the Institute for International Cultural Relations: IICR Seminar and Workshop Series
Speaker(s)
Introduced by: Professor Charlie Jeffery # Sen Vice Principal, Politics and International Relations, UoE; Introduced by: Professor Dorothy Miell # Vice Principal, Head of the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Science, UoE; Hosted by: Professor J P Singh # Director, Institute for International Cultural Relations, UoE; Speaker: Fiona Hyslop MSP # Cabinet Secretary, Scottish Government; Speaker: Professor Jo Beall # Head of Education and Research, British Council
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Date and Time
26th Jan 2017 12:00 - 26th Jan 2017 14:15
Location
Playfair Library Hall, Old College
URL
http://www.iicr.ed.ac.uk/events/16_17/launch_of_the_institute_for_international_cultural_relations

An event to celebrate the launch of the Institute for International Cultural Relations (IICR) (formerly known as the Centre for Cultural Relations) and the Institute’s new Seminar Series. We are honoured to welcome keynote speakers Fiona Hyslop MSP, Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Tourism and External Affairs, Scottish Government and Professor Jo Beall, Director of Education and Society at the British Council along with Professor Charlie Jeffery, Senior Vice-Principal, University of Edinburgh and Professor Dorothy Miell, Vice-Principal and Head of the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Edinburgh who will provide welcome remarks and introductions.

The Seminar will be held at the Playfair Library, Old College, Edinburgh on Thursday 26 January 2017 at 1.00pm. Buffet lunch will be available from 12.00noon. Following the seminar at 2.15pm, all guests are invited to join us for a celebratory glass of wine.

BY INVITATION ONLY