Key Dates:

  • 22nd May 2019: Conference!


On the Day*:

Starts Ends  
9.00am 9.30 Posters Pin-up

Posters can be added from 9.00am. Poster boards will be next to Scholars Restaurant. See the registration desk.

9.30 10.00 Registration
10.00 10.15 Welcome/Introduction

Prof Linden Ball

10.15 11.15 Keynote Address

Prof Jonathan Plucker

“Creativity Confuses Me: Perplexing Questions About a Complex Construct”

11.15 12.00 Speed Networking
12.00pm 1.00 Lunch & Poster Presentations

Please see the UKCRC2019_Brochure for directions to Scholars Restaurant

1.00 2.35 Talks

See Abstracts page for details

Christensen (Bo), Copenhagen Business School, with Morten Friis-Olivarius

Exploring the cognitive size, structure and life of ideas using sticky notes

Jaeger (Garrett J), LEGO Foundation, with Zachary C. Burns

Profiles of originality: A uniqueness index built for divergent exploration any given prompt

Herbert (Diane), Buckinghamshire New University

How do creative individuals experience and cope with the process of being creative within an organisation?

Jackson (Norman)

Creative Academic Creativity in Practice: An Ecological Phenomenon

Clarke (Elaine), Aston University, with Chris J.Wilson

Future Work and Creativity: A study of employers’ interpretation of creativity in the workplace and the implications for student learning

Tribe (Rachel H), University College London, with Jemima Frankel, Vyv Huddy, Katrina Scrior and Kat Alcock

An interactive exploration of everyday creativity and the results of an evaluation of an online participatory arts project for common mental health disorders

2.35 3.15 Refreshments & Posters

Please see the UKCRC2019_Brochure for directions to Scholars Restaurant

See Abstracts page for details of posters

3.15 4.30 Talks

See Abstracts page for details

Davidson (Claudia), University of Surrey

Dear JP Guilford …’: A letter of protest at the exclusion of artists in your 1950 address

Colin (Thomas), Plymouth University

Creativity by any other Name

Radclyffe-Thomas (Natascha), University of the Arts London

Creative parallels East and West? Crosscultural creativity in the 21st century

Hill (Gill), University of Buckingham

Big C and diversity

Batey (Mark), Manchester Metropolitan University Business School, with David Hughes, Annie Moseley, Adrian Furnham and Courtney Owens

Antecedents of Divergent and Malevolent Thinking: Exploring Psychopathy and Openness-to-Experience

4.30 5.15 Creativity Researchers’ tête-à-tête

Jonathan Plucker & Richard Madden

5.15 5.30 Closing Words
5.30 …. Post-conference drinks

Please join us for a post-conference drink at The Plau, https://www.plau.co.uk/


*Please note: May be subject to minor changes as we refine the schedule.