We hosted a delegation visit from Egypt and Indonesia

On 20th of March, we welocmed and hosted a delegation from Egypt and Indonesia while they were on a study visit to the UK. Professor Colin Grant, the Vice-Principal (International) of QMUL, officially welcomed the delegation and the British Council who organised the study visit. We shared with the delegation works and projects Network has […]

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Dementia Connect-A report for the Dementia Connect project

This report is an evaluation of the creative voucher scheme used in the Dementia Connect (DC) project. DC was an Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) Follow-on Funding project which drew on core learning and collective expertise from the AHRC’s ‘Knowledge Exchange Hubs’ for the Creative Economy (2012 – 2016). The project was designed to […]

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We were in 8th World Summit on Arts and Culture

Dr Tarek Virani, our Deputy Director, was invited to 8th World Summit on Arts and Culture in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia during 11-14, March, 2019. He was attending “Hubs for Good: Southeast Asia Creative Hubs Forum”, organised by the British Council and gave a keynote on the topic of creative hubs. The event was attended by creative […]

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Creative Interventions in Dementia Care

Venue: The Neuron Pod Centre of the Cell, Whitechapel, London, E1 2AT
Date: 18-03-2019
Time: 16:00

This event aims to bring together a number of stakeholders involved in the growing sectors of Arts and Health (AAH) and Health Tech, as well as professionals in Dementia care, people with Dementia and stakeholders from higher education in order to identify the opportunities and challenges that exist in this growing area. What does the […]

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Thames Estuary Production Corridor – Case for Investment

Network recognises the potential for research and consultancy activities to support the proposed development of the Thames Estuary Production Corridor. The Director of Network recently contributed to an FE and HE Workshop exploring the case for investment and the opportunities to HE and FE to contribute their expertise and facilities.

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Creative Clusters, Social Inclusion and Sustainability in the Creative Economy – Report

This report emerges from a research project jointly commissioned by Hackney Council, Tower Hamlets Council and the London Legacy Development Corporation. It was created to inform the local authorities’ bid to the Mayor of London’s Creative Enterprise Zones Scheme (2018). Using quantitative and qualitative methods, this investigation seeks to uncover evidence about the characteristics of […]

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SEMINAR: Social Inclusion and Sustainability in the Creative Economy

Venue: Queen Mary University of London, Mile End Campus, Graduate Centre, room 601.
Date: 05-11-2018
Time: 17:00

Join us for a panel discussing the role of social inclusion in sustaining creative economy businesses. In partnership with British Council, the seminar will feature representatives of local authorities and creative hubs based in London and the Philippines with experience of supporting creative economy communities through social inclusion practices. It will also present recent Network […]

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CALL FOR PAPERS – Network Working Papers Series

Network Working Papers Series is designed to disseminate the range of research being done by QMUL researchers and also by our partners, on, with, and for, the creative economy. We anticipate that these papers will focus on emerging research findings and on work-in-progress. They will be peer-reviewed and made available via the QMUL Institutional Repository as well […]

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Pre-Conference Creative Economy Networks

Venue: Stour Space
Date: 30-04-2018
Time: 09:30

Registration and breakfast from 9.30h 10.00 to 10.20h Welcome from Will Chamberlain, Director, Creative Wick and Lord Clement-Jones, Chairman of Council, Queen Mary University of London 10.20 to 10.55h Knowledge Exchange Morag Shiach, Director, Network, QMUL Martin Dowle, Director, British Council, Brazil Paul Heritage, Artistic Director, People’s Palace Projects, QMUL Chair: Patria Roman-Velazquez, Senior Lecturer in Media and Creative Industries, Loughborough University London […]

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