About the speakers

Keynote speeches will be streamed live via our website at the times detailed below. (You can join the conversation via #LDNpicture)

Munira Mirza

Deputy Mayor for Education and Culture, Greater London Authority

(10.10am) The Mayor's strategy and importance of knowledge based learning and curriculum focus

Scott Noppe-Brandon

Author of 'Imagination First' and former Executive Director of the Lincoln Centre Institute, now Co-Founder/Director of Squiggle Consulting LLC.

(10.30am) American picture and research into impact of arts education

Simon Mellor

Executive Director for Arts & Culture, Arts Council England

(3.35pm) Arts context – critical partnership with education – connecting goal 1 and goal 5 – where do we want to be in 2016?