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BYEP presents : Ask about me, Sat 25th Oct

ask about me

Event Details

• Date – Saturday 25th October 2014

• Venue – Holiday Inn, Bond Street, Bristol BS1 3LE

• Dress Code – Smart or Smart Casual

• Time – Networking 5pm – 6:30pm | Dinner 6:30pm – 9pm | Entertainment 9 – 10pm

• Event Type – Dinner & Professional Networking (Intergenerational)

• Tickets – £25 Professionals | £0 Young People (Up to 25years)

• Parking – FREE for all guests in the Hotel car park


What Is ‘Ask About Me’?

•Concept – Following the outstanding success of our maiden event, the BYEP team return to transform the unique Academy Suite into an immersive dining and networking experience. ‘Ask About Me’ 2014 aims to inspire, celebrate and connect aspiring young people from inner city Bristol with inspirational professionals.

•Attendance – We have spaces for approximately 60 inspiring private and public sector professionals from mixed industries who want to share their professional experiences with young people; and 60 young people from ethnically diverse inner city Bristol aged 16 – 25 who want to learn and to form valuable relationships to support their aspirations.

•Menu – The menu for the evening is a feast created by the renowned chefs at Holiday Inn (Cabot Circus) – a delicious yet fresh and nourishing 3 course Caribbean & English theme meal, with locally sourced produce. Halal and vegetarian options available. The full menu options shall be made available soon.

•Who Else Is Attending? – Invited guests are from a diverse range of industries such as Business, Media, Public Service, Sports, Engineering, IT, Education, Law, and the Creative Arts.

Why Ask About Me?

•BYEP has developed the ‘Ask About Me’ event to primarily support aspiring young people from Bristol’s inner city communities find professional mentors, learn about different professions and find out about pathways to their industries of interest.

•The innovative event also doubles up as a space to inspire the attending audience to form stronger business and community relationships.

• BYEP also aim to encourage and support at least 20 mentor- mentee relationships formed during the event, over a 6-month period, providing mentoring training and guidance.



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