Representation Matters- Let’s Talk About it Panel Discussion

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Join EPALE Ireland for a panel discussion ‘Representation Matters- Let’s Talk About it Panel Discussion’ exploring the importance of representation in the adult learning sector. Guest panelists from varied backgrounds and experiences will share practical solutions that aim toward a truly inclusive society.


Representation Matters- Let’s Talk About it Panel Discussion

When: Wednesday 31st March at 12.30pm

What: Representation Matters- Let’s Talk About it Panel Discussion

Who: EPALE Ireland

Where: Zoom Panel Style

Who it’s for:

  • everyone who wants to be part of a key conversation that impacts our society and the adult learning sector


This discussion will explore the impact of representation, misrepresentation or lack there-of and how it shapes us as a people. Representation has been identified as important for children and within popular culture, but what about in the adult learning sector?

Our panelists will journey through the significance of representation, why it matters, and the ramifications of not addressing its importance.

Our guest panel come from varied backgrounds and experiences and together with our moderator will intricately traverse through representation waters in an innovative manner, providing us with practical solutions that just might lead toward a truly inclusive society.

What you should know:

  • As this is a panel discussion, attendees will be muted and videos will automatically be inaccessible. Focus of the entire discussion will be on the panelists and moderator until the Q&A session at the end.
  • For Q&A, attendees may indicate if they would like to access camera to pose questions or simply be heard without being seen.
  • The session will be recorded and a podcast will be made of the talk.

Please note: due to the nature of the event spaces are limited, if you do not intend on attending, please do not reserve a seat. If you cannot attend, let us know ASAP so that your ticket may go to someone on the waiting list.

Links to attend will be sent upon registration.

The Electronic Platform for Adult Learning in Europe (EPALE) is a multilingual open membership community for professionals involved in Adult Learning in Europe.

It was designed with input from practitioners and is intended for all those active in the field, including teachers, trainers, researchers, academics, and policy makers.

EPALE is operated by the European Commission and supported by the governments of member states. Léargas is the National Support Service for EPALE in Ireland. is Ireland’s largest part-time course finder database, with thousands of part-time courses, evening, morning and weekend classes and adult education courses to choose from. You’ll find your perfect course on

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