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Innovative People ⇔ Innovative Cities

March 27, 2014

BEAM are hosting a day-long creative and practical conversation, entitled Innovative People ⇔ Innovative Cities; exploring how towns and cities are using the arts and creative businesses to develop and how artists and creatives can respond to these opportunities. The event will take place in Wakefield on Thursday 27th March 2014, 9.30am-4.30pm; at The Orangery.

Who is it for?
Creative businesses, artists, individuals, organisations and sole traders involved in the arts, business, culture and placemaking.
Keynote Morning Speakers

  • Andrew Dixon, Bid Advisor, Hull 2017 UK City of Culture
  • John Kieffer, Three Johns & a Shelagh - co-editor, ‘After The Crunch’
  • Manuella Villa, Programme Director, Matadero Madrid 
  • UK Creatives talk about their start-up and business approach

Plus an afternoon of tailored practical workshops and advice sessions to support growth in creative businesses
The event is FREE and includes lunch but booking is essential.
Please reserve your place via: http://www.innovativecities.eventbrite.co.uk
This event is organised by Beam in collaboration with the Wakefield Business Support Programme.