So how does a Hearsay event run? 

 

 

Part 1


6.30pm:

The doors open and drinks and snacks are available. 

7.00pm:

Part 1 of Hearsay begins

A lecture of 3 individual talks run by our Moderator for the evening. 

A small Q&A at the end of the talks will wrap the first part of the evening up. 

8.00pm: 

Break

 

Part 2


8.30pm:

Part 2 of Hearsay begins

The second half sees us begin the open fish bowl section of the event. 

In an Open Fishbowl, any member of the audience at any time can occupy the empty chair and join the conversation

When this happens an existing member of the fishbowl must voluntarily leave the circle and free up a chair. 

The discussion continues with participants frequently entering and leaving the fishbowl. 

9.30pm: 

Our Moderator wraps the fishbowl and we end the discussion with drinks available.

11.00pm

Venue closes