A series of talks from artists, researchers and arts and cultural organisations providing key insights and discussion points.

Love, Secrets and Lies in Wolverhampton
Sathnam Sanghera

Working the Politics of Social Practice: Empathic versus Sympathetic Modes of Practice
Patrick Fox (Heart of Glass), Alastair Roy (University of Central Lancashire)

Insights: how you can use learning from Creative People and Places research in your own practice
Sarah Boiling and Clare Thurman; Helen Bovey: Icarus

Venues and communities
Kelly Jeffs (Light House) and Sarah Robertson (Colston Hall)

My Journey through CPP: Artist Perspective
Rebecca Davies (Appetite)

Our Stories
Eight participants from CPP Projects will work together to support them with finding creative ways of sharing and telling their stories. This session can be observed by delegates, and all stories will be filmed and screened on Day 2 of the conference. Including Creative People and Places project participants from Bait (More Colour to the Grey); CPP Hounslow (Brentford and Feltham young advisory group members); Appetite (Supper Club) and Cultural Spring.

Photo (c) Stephen King. Heart of Glass. The Shed, a sound installation from Baa Baa Baric, on the roof of the Tontine Car Park in St Helens.