Hall of Mirrors - Local History Conference
The Hall of Mirrors Team would like to thank everyone who attended our Local History Conference. Your presence helped make this event a great success and we hope that you enjoyed your day as much as we did.
Don't forget to complete our Post-Event survey in order to help us make similar events in the future even more successful. If you registered as a delegate but were unable to make it on the day we would still appreciate you completing the evaluation form.
|9.00 - 10.00||Registration and Breakfast reception|
|10.00 - 10.15||Welcome to delegates followed by a word from the Lord Provost of Aberdeen, Councillor George Adam - Main Ballroom|
|10.15 - 10.45||
Opening Keynote - Bill Jamieson, former editor of The Scotsman - Main Ballroom
|11.00 - 11.45||Parallel Session 1 |
|11.45 - 12.00||Refreshments - Main Ballroom and Star Ballroom*|
|12.00 - 12.45||Parallel Session 2 |
|13.00 - 14.30||
Conference lunch - Main Ballroom
(featuring a performance by ACRO - Aberdeen Chamber Recorder Orchestra at 14.00 - Main Ballroom)
|14.30 - 15.15||Parallel Session 3 |
(followed by a book-signing session)
|15.15 - 15.30||Refreshments - Main Ballroom|
|15.30 - 16.30||Closing Keynote - Dr Fiona-Jane Brown (Local Historian, Tour guide and Author) and Granite City Adventures & Folk Tales - Main Ballroom|
|16.30 - 16.45||Closing address - Main Ballroom|
* Please note that the Star Ballroom is only accessible via stairs.
Reflections - a creative arts project
As part of the build-up to the conference, Aberdeen City Libraries have launched a creative arts project titled "Reflections". The project encourages people to express what history means to them in a creative way.
To find out more about the project, please visit the main Reflections page.
Any questions or comments about the conference can be directed to:
- Local Studies
Tel: 01224 652543
Fax: 01224 624118
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