This event looks like it could be of interest to a number of departments in the University. The website has details on who is speaking, plus hopefully the prices will be there soon.
Title: Future Fest
Date: 28 and 29 September 2013
Location: Shoreditch Town Hall, East London
Cost: To be confirmed
More Details: Come and shape the future at a festival of ideas that will fire your imagination.
Some of the planet’s most radical thinkers, makers and performers are gathering in East London this September to create an immersive experience of what the world will feel like over the next few decades.
From the uplifting to the dystopian, FutureFest will inspire and challenge you.