For event organisers

For event organisers

This page is a one-stop-shop for Being Human festival 2017 event organisers.

Here you’ll find resources to help you promote, plan and evaluate your Being Human festival activities.

Frequently asked questions

We’ve gathered together answers to some of the FAQs from Being Human organisers, along with some top-tips for festival success. If you are organising a Being Human event, this is a must read!

Organiser FAQs

Password protected resources

In our password protected area you can find:
  • Festival and partner logos
  • Useful information
  • Evaluation material
  • Invoicing instructions
You should have received the password via email, but if you haven’t, please email

How you can get in touch

1. Email us
2. Our Facebook group for 2017 organisers 
– To add yourself, click here to join the group
– Select ‘Join group’ and we will add you

Guides and toolkits

Being Human 2017 timeline
Being Human 2017 planning and promotional toolkit
Tricks of the trade – event planning guide

Case studies

Birkbeck, University of London: ‘International London: walking tours’
University of Dundee: ‘Martian autopsy’
Institute of Historical Research: ‘Night at the library: books of hope and fear
University of Kent: ‘Sensing the past: from smell to sound’
The National Archives: ‘Queer and the state’
University of Oxford: ‘FRIGHTFriday: the art and science of hope and fear’
University of Salford: ‘Twenty years on: Manchester and the IRA bomb
University of Warwick: ‘Against prejudice: Ira Aldridge in Coventry 1828’

Promotional templates


A3 poster templates (InDesign file) | Download

A5 double sided flyer templates (InDesign file) | Download

A4 poster templates (Word file)
Template 1 | Template 2Template 3 | Template 4 | Template 5 | Template 6 (blank)

Templates are numbered from left to right. Click the template name to download the word file.

Print ready pop-up banner (.pdf with bleeds) | Download


Power Point templates (click to download)
Map template | Generic template

Social media graphics (.jpg)
Zip folder of all 8 graphics below

To download the image, click to see it in full size then right-click and click “Save link/image as…”