This event explores asexuality, including discrimination faced by asexual people.Book now
18.00 – arrival and registration (in-person)
18.30 – event beginning (online)
Welcome – EIP
Introduction – Triona Desmond
Speaker – Sarah Cosgriff
19.30 – drinks and networking
The in-person event will take place at the London office of EIP at Fairfax House, 15 Fulwood Place, London WC1V 6HU.
You’ll be able to select, when you register, whether you want to join in-person or online.
Meet the speaker
Sarah Cosgriff (she/they) is an asexual activist working in science communication and education. She raises awareness of asexual experiences through social media campaigns and engaging talks and co-founded Aces in STEM, an internationally reaching online space for individuals on the asexual-spectrum who work or study STEM subjects. They also produce and present on the podcast Queer Cuz which highlights the experiences of LGBTQ+ Filipinos.
Sarah’s work was recognised by the National Diversity Awards in 2022 by being shortlisted for the Positive Role Model Award – LGBT.
This event will include descriptions of discrimination towards asexual people, including within medical settings, and experiences of racism. Conversion therapy will be mentioned but will not be described in depth.
This event is free. So are all our resources. That said, we do need money to keep the show on the road, so if you enjoy the event please consider contributing. For more information, visit the IP Inclusive fundraising page.