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Free tickets to Shared Planet conference on 1-3 November

29 October 2013

We're offering 10 free tickets to Shared Planet, the UK’s largest student conference on world poverty, human rights and the environment.

What is Shared Planet?

It’s a weekend packed full of inspiring speakers, practical and informative workshops, debates, films, stalls and fun. This year it will also feature the UK Fossil Free Tour in London, which will take place on Friday 1 November.

Shared Planet is open to all young people and students who want to find out about the world’s big problems, share the solutions and work together to ensure we are on the right side of history!

When and where does it take place?

The event runs from 1- 3 November - Friday evening to Sunday afternoon. Basic accommodation is available with the ticket, if you require it.

This year's event takes place at NewVIc College, Newham, London. You'll need to make your own way to the venue.

For more details on the conference, visit the People & Planet website.

How to get your free ticket

For a chance to get one of our tickets, simply send us an email at [email protected] and include the following details:

  • confirm your availability for the weekend of 1-3rd November 2013
  • your name
  • your phone number
  • your email address
  • your course of study
  • a brief description of why you’re interested in attending
  • whether you’d be willing to write a short account of your experiences, or post highlights of your experience on Twitter or Facebook

We'll be giving out the tickets on a first-come, first-served basis to students who meet the above criteria - so send us your email now!

About the University of Westminster:

The University of Westminster boasts a vibrant learning environment attracting more than 20,000 students from over 150 nations and we continue to invest in our future with new developments, research projects and new ideas.

We offer highly attractive practice-based courses that are independently rated as excellent, many with international recognition. Our distinguished 180-year history has meant we lead the way in many areas of research, particularly politics, media, art and design, architecture and biomedical sciences, and our position in the city of London allows us to continue to build on our close connections with leading figures and organisations in these areas as well as in the worlds of business, information technology, politics and law.

Our commitment to educating graduates for the needs of professional life attracts high quality students from within the UK and around the globe.

Internationalisation, employability and sustainability are key elements in the University of Westminster’s vision for the future and we strive to ensure the very highest standards are met and maintained.

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