EGIN Autumn Seminar 2017
November 9 and 10 2017 in Ghent, Belgium
creating a dialogue between media pro’s / educational programmes throughout a dedicated high level conference. Highlighting the 360 °storytelling coverage principle and the consequences on nowadays skill sets.
Day 1, November 9 will have lots of interesting keynotes, discussions and an interactive close down by Hans Bourlon (BE), CEO of Studio 100, a media-production company with a 360º approach to family entertainment combining a mix of global and local brands. This seminar is hosted by Fredo De Smet, VRT Sandbox
Thursday November 9
Zebrastraat (Name o0f the location)
Zebrastraat 32, 9000 Gent
9h-10h: welcome & coffee bar 1
0h-10h45: “Storytelling through the lens” - opening keynote by Lieve Blanquaert (BE), accomplished photographer, journalist and TV producer who seeks social relevance.
10h45-12h15: “Storytelling skill sets” Keynote by Maarten Westerveen (NL), Editor for storytelling concept and podcast ‘Echt Gebeurd: true stories being told live’.
Andries Fluit (BE), Head of Multimedia - newspaper De Tijd, Co-author ‘How to story'
Jeroen Van Haele (BE), CEO Hotel Hungaria, All-in storytelling agency
12h15-13h15: elegant salad buffet and coffee bar
13h15-15h15: “Business innovation through storytelling"
Keynote by Dirk Bollen (BE), Service and Business designer Made Design and Innovation
Hannes Van de velde (BE), Director of product design In the pocket, Digital Product Studio
Philip Swinnen (BE), CEO 87 seconds, Creative Video Communications agency
Anne Janssens (NL), Founder and Podcaster Dag en Nacht Media, professionalizing and commercializing independent podcasts.
15h15-16h: interactive lecture and Q&A:
Hans Bourlon (BE), Co-founder and CEO Studio 100, TV production and entertainment company 16h: ‘Share the story’ with drinks & fingerfood
For EGIN members
Drinks and dinner
Venue: Belga Queen, Graslei 10, 9000 Gent
Friday November 10
Artevelde University College, Kantienberg 10, 9000 Ghent, 10th floor
10h: opening by Rense van der Heide 10h20: working groups on different topics discussed on day 1
(to improve the way you brand your institution/service/…)
Brainstorm facilitated by Lieven Desomviel, Innovation manager @ Artevelde University College
Assignment 1 The group will be broken down in subgroups of maximum or preferably 6 people each. Each group gets one flip over assigned. On a blank sheet, they will write down thoughts, observations, lessons learned….in silence. Group members can comment on each others writing, but only in writing. Duration: 20’
Once assignment 1 is completed, each subgroup will move to the left and examine the reflections of the other subgroup. They will start commenting on these findings, observations… by adding or questioning the results of other subgroup’s reflections.
After 10’, they will move the other flip chart and so on until they reached the last flipchart and captured the thoughts of the other subgroups and complemented it with their personal reflections. Coffee and tea will be available during this session Duration: 70’
To conclude this exercise. A short wrap up in a plenary session: what are the main findings? Still some open or unanswered questions? Duration: 10’-15’
12h30: pasta buffet
Based on the sessions of day 1, your personal impression and those of the other participants shared on the leaflets. Thoughts are jotted down on a piece of A4-paper:
- What are the opportunities for follow-up and cooperation you anticipate and see arising from this two-days meeting? -
- What are the actions you will undertake once you back in the home institution? -
- What can you offer to stimulate further action?
- What can other participants/partners do to facilitate the expected co-operation?
13h35: Presentations of best practices of EGIN-members:
14h30: short walk to visit Saint Peter’s Abbey
15h30: saying our goodbye’s @ de geus van gent: a place of jazz and wonderful beers.
Ibis Gent Kathedraal
Limburgstraat 2, 9000 Gent, Belgium
Phone: +32 9 233 00 00
Code: EGIN 2017
single room: € 104 per night (breakfast included)
double room €122 per night
Please book the hotel yourself.
Today rooms are still available.
Deadline for booking the seminar is Ocotber 30.
Costs of the seminar
Total total costs for the 2 days'seminar are: € 285
- all breaks for 2 days
- two lunches
-1 drinks and dinner
- closing drinks day one
- closing drink day 2
- 2 special books related to the topics of this seminar -
-The use of all facilities in the venues
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