CR&DALL & UBDC Half-Day Conference: Wellbeing and learning for a better life: Reflecting across cultures and contexts

Tuesday 3rd November
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Sir Alwyn Williams Building, Level 5, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK

The Urban Big Data Centre in partnership with CR&DALL presents a half-day conference on "Wellbeing and learning for a better life: Reflecting across cultures and contexts" featuring Prof. Anna Robinson-Pant, Professor of Education, University of East Anglia, and Dr. Catherine Lido who will introduce the work of the Urban Big Data Centre's iMCD project and its implications for learning and well-being in the city. Finally, Prof Tess Kay from the 'What Works Centre for Wellbeing' will introduce its work in "Learning about wellbeing: reflecting across disciplines and domains."

For full event details and to register please visit the Eventbrite page.

***The venue has been updated to be Sir Alwyn Williams Building Level 5***


13:00 - 13:45  Lunch

13:45 - 14:00  Opening remarks, Prof Mike Osborne (Moderator)

14:00 - 14:30  The integrated Multimedia City Data Project: Implications for learning and well-being in the city; Dr Catherine Lido, Urban Big Data Centre, University of Glasgow

14:30 - 15:30  Learning for a better life: reflecting across cultures; Prof Anna Robinson-Pant, University of East Anglia 

15:30 - 16:00  Learning and wellbeing: reflecting across cultures and domains; Prof Tess Kay, What Works Centre for Wellbeing, 

16:00 - 16:30/16:45  Parallel Breakout Sessions

  • Consultation with well-being practitioners and those with a vested interest into wellbeing research (scoping exercise for an ESRC-funded project) (until 16:45 in UBDC Conference Room)
  • Operationalising Urban Indicators and Learning City features for well-being (until 16:30 at Sir Alwyn Williams building)

16:45 - 17:00  Closing remarks, Prof. MIke Osborne (Moderator)