Past Cambridge Event: VOL 7

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Against All Odds

@ VOL 7 ON NOV 01, 2016

"We can achieve anything we want as long as we have the balls to go against the odds."

In Against all Odds at PechaKucha Night Cambridge Vol. 7, Dr. Bert Rutten shares how he developed from a forklift driver to a doctor in cardiovascular biology and speaks about success, happiness, motivation and inspires us to reach for the stars. 

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Iceland: Between Fire & Ice

@ VOL 7 ON NOV 01, 2016

"He's looking into the abyss, He's looking into himself.."

In Iceland: Between Fire & Ice at PechaKucha Night Cambridge Vol.7,  David Ramsay reflects on the shifting landscape of Iceland as the once frozen land begins to thaw and divide. What lures him to dive into the freezing cold abyss of the freshwater fissures? What will he discover about this rarely traversed frozen tundra? Watch and find out.

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Journey from Social Worker to Interior Designer

@ VOL 7 ON NOV 01, 2016

Mary Mansfield explores the path that led her from one seemingly different career path to another, yet identifies the similarities between the two.

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The IFT and Creative Bridges

@ VOL 7 ON NOV 01, 2016

Film producer Neil McCartney talks about how The Independent Film Trust, the charity which he chairs, set up a film-making course in Cambridge to bring together kids from various social and ethnic backgrounds.

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My Legs, My Gears

@ VOL 7 ON NOV 01, 2016

When someone says they're a cyclist, what immediately comes to mind? This is a personal reflection on Steph Russell passion for cycling, what it does for me on a day to day basis and also the ups and downs of juggling a competitive hobby with an equally challenging professional job. 

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Self Delusion

@ VOL 7 ON NOV 01, 2016

Engineer David Griffin sheds light on some of the many ways in which our perception of the world differs from reality, and explains his contention that once we're aware of this, we could maybe learn to use it to our advantage.

Neil McCartney
Various, McCartney Media and The Independent Film Trust in Cambridge
Mary Mansfield
Interior Designer in Cambridge
Dr. Bert Rutten
Senior Scientist in Cambridge
David Griffin
Engineer, 42 Technology Ltd in St Ives
Susie Olczak
Artist in London
David Ramsay
in Cambridge
Steph Russell
Senior Lecturer , Anglia Ruskin University in Cambridge