2020 Adfree Cities conference

Saturday 7th November 2020 - 11:00

2020 Adfree Cities conference.
11.00 - 16.00 GMT

​Imagine a city free from corporate advertising…
Online conference, free to attend. Register below to receive joining details.

Sessions
11am – 12 noon. Stop adverts fuelling the climate emergency: How to persuade your local council to introduce curbs on advertising for high carbon products. Part of the ‘Badvertising’ campaign with New Weather Institute and Possible.

1pm – 2pm: Street art tour: Travel the UK with us (virtually!) to see some inspiring examples of people taking public space back from advertisers. See community arts billboards and murals celebrating local heroes. Hear from the artists who made them.

3pm – 4pm: Banks, climate chaos and the power of subvertising: Activists targeting fossil fuels investments and abuses of corporate power have used subvertising to target major high street banks. Hear stories from the latest UK-wide campaign, and find out how you can support the action.

The 2020 Adfree Cities conference aims to:

Bring together critical voices around the advertising issue (e.g. climate, corporate power, junk food, public space, arts)
Amplify individual anti-advertising campaigns
Movement building: support new Adblock groups and organisers around the country.

Get inspired to get involved – book now! At
https://adfreecities.org.uk/conference2020/

Free: booking essential - Please book in advance
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Category:Environment
Type:Other
Contact: Adfree Cities