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Radio 1's Academy 2016 Timetable

The Radio 1 Academy 2016 timetable is here!

We've got FREE practical workshops and Q&A sessions in radio, music, TV, business, social media and more besides, giving you all the information and inspiration you need to achieve your dream career.

Joining us this year are the likes of Tinie Tempah, Jake Bugg, AlunaGeorge, Tom Odell, Lauren Pope, a host of industry leaders and a couple of multi-millionaire investors from Dragons Den, alongside your favourite Radio 1 DJs.

You can sign up to as many sessions as you like so get involved, and remember - it's all free!

Click here to book your tickets.

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Full timetable of events at Exeter Phoenix:

Tuesday 17 May

11.15 - 11.45 TV & Film Workshop - How to record, edit and share 360 ° content
12.00 - 12.45 Live Lounge – AlunaGeorge
12:15 - 14:15 Business workshop – How to make a stand out festival prop (with Carmen Croxall, founder of The Prop Factory)
13:30 - 15:00 Radio Q & A – Take part in Radio 1’s playlist meeting
13.45 - 15.45 Music Workshop – Songwriting workshop with AlunaGeorge
14:45 - 15:45 Music Q & A – Tinie Tempah in conversation with R1’s Clara Amfo
15.00 - 16.00 Careers Workshop - How to get a job in TV speed meet
15:30 - 17:30 Radio workshop – Behind the scenes of R1’s The Surgery with Gemma Cairney and Dr Radha
15.45 - 17.45 Social Media Workshop - How to make great social media content

Wednesday 18 May

11.15 - 11.45 TV & Film Workshop - How to record, edit and share 360 ° content
12:00 - 12.45 Live Lounge – Tom Odell
11.30 - 15:00 Radio Workshop - Record a live music radio show with Phonic FM
12:30 - 13:30 Business Q & A – How to start a business from scratch
12.30 - 17.00 Music Workshop - Set up, engineer and record a live band with The Sound Gallery
14.15 - 15:15 Social Media Q & A – How to be big on social media (featuring Niki n Sammy and Chai)
15:00 - 16:00 Careers Workshop – How to get a job in music speed meet
15:30 - 17:30 TV & Film Workshop – The 360° Experience: How to create virtual reality content
16:00 - 18:00 Music Workshop – Sampling and scratching with Gabriel Prokofiev and Mr Switch
16:00 - 19:00 Music Workshop – Behind the scenes of a BBC Introducing Gig
16:30 - 18:00 Radio Workshop – How to Make Great Radio with Scott Mills and Team
19:00 - 21:00 Photography workshop – Be a Live Event Photographer
20:00 - 22:00 BBC Introducing gig

Thursday 19 May

11.15 - 11.45 TV & Film Workshop - How to record, edit and share 360 ° content
12:00 - 12:45 Live Lounge - Laura Mvula
12:30 - 13:30 Social Media Q & A - Telling stories in a digital age (with Newsbeat's Tina Dahely and Anna Doble, Newsnight's Evan Davies, Buzzfeed's Heidi Blake and Vice's Sam Wolfson)
12:30 - 17:00 Music Workshop - Learn how to sound engineer a live broadcast
12:30 - 17:00 Radio Workshop - Produce and present a live music radio show with Phonic FM
14:00 - 15:00 Business Q & A - Dragons’ Den: The Secrets of being a successful entrepreneur (Hosted by Evan Davies, with Sarah Willingham and Nick Jenkins)
14:15 - 15:15 Radio Q & A - Radio 1’s Clara Amfo, Nick Grimshaw and Ben Cooper in conversation with Radio 1’s Greg James
15:00 - 16:00 Careers Workshop - Personal branding and CV clinic
15:30 - 17:30 Business Workshop - Pitch your ideas to Dragons’ Den
15:45 - 17:45 Social Media Workshop - Nick Grimshaw's Social Media Takeover

Friday 20 May

11.15 - 11.45 TV & Film Workshop - How to record, edit and share 360 ° content
11:15 - 13:00 TV & Film Workshop – How to Film and Edit the Live Lounge Part 1
12:00 - 12:45 Live Lounge - Jake Bugg
12:30 - 13:30 TV & Film Q & A –Behind the scenes of the film industry (with Radio 1's film critic Ali Plumb)
13.45 - 15:45 Music Workshop - Jake Bugg Guitar masterclass
14:15 - 15:15 TV & Film Q & A - How to get a job in TV with the stars of BBC Three
15:30 - 16:30 Roni Size Q & A - Roni Size In Conversation with R1’s Adele Roberts
15:30 - 17:30 TV & Film Workshop - How to film and edit a Live Lounge Part 2
16.45 - 17.45 Music Workshop - Beatboxing Masterclass with Grace Savage

Saturday 21 May

11.15 - 11.45 TV & Film Workshop - How to record, edit and share 360 ° content
11.30 - 12.30 Social Media Workshop - Instagram Film-making with BBC Newslabs
12:00 - 12:45 Live Lounge – Mura Masa
13:00 - 15:00 Business Workshop - How to create a business plan with The Prince’s Trust
13:15 - 14:00 Music Q & A - Beardyman Live and Interactive
14:30 - 15:30 Careers Workshop – How to get a job in music speed meet
16:00 - 16:30 Social Media Workshop – Social Cinema with BBC Newslabs
16:30 - 18:00 Live Showcase with special guests

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