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Speakers for Schools - LIVE BROADCASTS

Thurs 14th January 5-6pm LINK TO TALK  Shai Weiss, CEO, Virgin Atlantic Airways for KS3-5/ S1-6   Speaker bio here Join us to hear Shai Weiss share insights into his own career journey and discuss how he became CEO of Virgin Atlantic. Shai will focus on the importance teamwork, resilience and maintaining mental clarity during difficult times

Thurs 19th January 5-6pm LINK TO JOIN

Anthony Salcito, Vice President of Microsoft Worldwide Education for KS4-5/S4-6

Anthony Salcito is the Vice President of Microsoft Worldwide Education and was previously the Vice President of the Public Sector & Government. Anthony’s role involves empowering educators and inspiring students to achieve more. He aims to transform the way we all learn, with the support of the best technology, to help build the skills needed for the 21st century workplace. In this SFS broadcast, tune in to hear Anthony’s thoughts on how technology has impacted education, what skills are important for your future career and get the opportunity to ask your questions!

Wed 20th January 10-11am 


Sophie Darlington, Wildlife Cinematographer for KS3-5/S1-6 Join us to hear Sophie Darlington share insights into what it is like to be a Wildlife Cinematographer. Sophie will be interviewed by SFS on what it was like to work on “Our Planet” and “Perfect Planet”, where she gains her inspiration from and will be sharing some top tips on filmmaking. A broadcast not to be missed for students interested in nature and filmmaking.

Wed 20th January on ZOOM



Introduction to Animation & VFX with Industrial Light & Magic for KS3/S1-3 Join Industrial Light and Magic for this ZOOM webinar about what it’s like to have a career in VFX! There will be the opportunity to hear from people who work for ILM and how they started in their careers and more about their work. There will be the opportunity to ask the speakers questions too.