Hands On! Conference, 11-14 October 2017, Czech Republic
Be welcome in the heart of Europe!
This year, Hands On! presents a unique travelling conference. From 11-14 October, discover the latest developments in children’s education in museums and science centers while exploring three historical cities in the Czech Republic.
Hosted by Sladovna Gallery we will start our journey in Pilsen, spend a day in Pisek and end the conference in Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic. Our theme is:
Future in Children’s Hands
Informal Education as a Tool for Social Change
We will focus on the importance of informal education in the 21st century, exploring subjects such as the impact of digital technology, child development through art, storytelling and play, and the future of museums as places of social engagement.
The conference is hosted by Sladovna Gallery in Pisek. Sladovna connects the present with tradition, art with everyday life, and the city of Pisek with the world through stories, images and play.