NOW Live Events

Upcoming Events

Since Autumn 2013, we have been the events partner of Psychologies Magazine, offering a series of monthly events with experts and specialists in the fields of wellbeing, self-development and the arts. Our events series combines a practical and interactive approach, championing a fun and engaging way to enrich our lives.

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Step Away from the Screen with Tom Chatfield

13 June 2016, 19:00 – 20:30
Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4RL

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Tom Chatfield

In an age of disposable media vying for our attention, author of Live This Book! Dr. Tom Chatfield presents a variety of exercises to help you direct your time and attention toward the ideas, people and relationships that really matter. In this inspiring workshop, you will put away your phone, leave your email unanswered, and give some undivided attention to the people you care about, to the things that really count, and to yourself. Tom is an author, broadcaster and tech philosopher, and a faculty members at The School of Life. His six books, exploring technology an society, have been translated into over 24 languages.

In this workshop, you will consider:

  • How long it is since you last told somebody close to you that you love them
  • How to learn a completely new skill
  • How to step away from the screen
  • How to celebrate your best habits – and the passions that truly make you feel alive

 

Reduce Your Child’s Tech Obsession with Noël Janis-Norton

6 July 2016, 19:00 – 20:30
Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4RL

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Noel Janis-Norton

Are screens a source of friction in your home? Do you worry about the amount of time your children spend on phones, tablets and watching TV? You’re not alone. Join learning and behaviour specialist Noël Janis-Norton, author of Calmer Easier Happier Screen Time, to learn practical approaches to limiting your child’s screen time, and how to ensure that they get the best from digital technology.

This workshop will cover:

  • How much time you should allow your children to be in front of a screen and the particular times of day that screens should be avoided
  • Proven strategies to wean your children and teenagers away from their electronic devices without screaming matches
  • How to help your children develop a healthy relationship with social media and the internet
  • How to socialise with families with different values and screen habits

 

“Our friends at NOW create inspirational, motivational events with us at Psychologies Magazine. Every month, I am inspired and enlightened by these events. NOW Live Events create a monthly dose of calm, inspiration and space to ponder what is really important in life. Thank you for being our partner. We are proud to be associated with you.” – Suzy Greaves: Editor, Psychologies Magazine