13th November 2020 13:30 - 14:30
COVID-19 was the catalyst for many retailers closing down and has accelerated the consumer adoption of online shopping. As we move towards a "New Normal" with "Social Distancing" enabled by new technologies; it is essential to discuss what this will mean for the consumer and the retail sector. Do we need to redefine who we are as consumers and how we behave or can we embrace this "New Normal"?
The panel debate will be led by Dr. Sarah Montano (University of Birmingham) and will include industry experts: Patrick Winters (Director, Consumer products and retial. Baringa) and Fiona Glen (theRedTree): and academics: Prof. Heiner, Evanschitzki (University of Manchester); Prof. Ronan de Kervenoael (Rennes Business School); Dr Erdal Sen (Istanbul Aydin University); Dr Inci Toral (Univerisy of Birmingham)
Four years of welcoming resettled families: Reflections on the UK’s Community Sponsorship Scheme
12th November 2020 | 13:00- !5:00
The impact of covid-19 on the early years childcare market in England
12th November 2020 | 14:00-15:30
Remote Work and Worker Well-Being in the Post-COVID-19 Era
12th November 2020 | 15:00:00 - 17:00:00 GMT
Migration and Vulnerability During the Pandemic: Barriers to Wellbeing
13th November 2020 | 12:00-13:30
Fascism Past and Present: What lessons can we learn from Italy’s history?
13th November 2020 | 14:00-15:30
Switched on for sound: how one device changed deaf children’s lives forever
13th November 2020 | 18:00:00 - 19:30:00 GMT
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