CWL EVENTS ARCHIVE

This page summarises all of the events and activities that Creativeworks London has produced or was involved in. Included are also events and activities that were organised by our collaborators and/or partners.

CWL Events Archive

Open Innovation and Higher Education

Date: September 27, 2013

Emerging open and collaborative innovative models provide universities with new opportunities to develop and enhance their commercialisation as well as other business and community engagement activities. This free event brings together experts in the field with practioners to showcase good practice and discuss the opportunities and challenges they present.   The event, organised by the British Library Business & IP Centre, and funded …

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Working with Archives

Date: September 26, 2013

THIS EVENT IS NOW FULLY BOOKED. Creativeworks London and The National Archives present ‘Working with Archives’. Creativeworks London and The National Archives are delighted to present ‘Working with Archives’, a showcasing, information and networking event that aims to provide a space for Creativeworks London partners, archivists, researchers and cultural and creative organisations with archives or archiving needs to come together …

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Digital R&D for the Arts collaborative workshop

Date: September 25, 2013

A collaborative workshop to help organisations develop their projects further and to network with other organisations and academic researchers that are interested in participating in the Digital R&D Fund. Please note we will be having other workshops regionally based throughout the year. The workshop is a full day of activities designed to develop your project further. The workshop is open …

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Publish! New Adventures in Innovation

Date: September 24, 2013

Publish! New adventures in innovation is a day of discussion and demonstration that will showcase cutting edge prototypes in the changing publishing industry. This event will introduce projects that are pioneering new ways to write, publish and distribute, using emerging technologies and design approaches to reach audiences in creative, dynamic and engaging ways. Publish! offers a chance to interact with …

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Birkbeck Connects – East London: Is it for you?

Date: September 23, 2013

East London – Is it for you?  What are audiences enjoying and experiencing within the creative economy of East London, who are they? Is it an environment that is good to live, work and/or play in? Panellists: Sarah Weir, Chief Executive of The Legacy List Ruth McKenzie, Former director of the Cultural Olympiad and curator of the London 2012 Festival Emma Underhill, Director …

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Semantic Media @ The British Library

The Semantic Media project aims at establishing an open network uniting research efforts related to the development of novel tools and standards for organizing and navigating in digital media archives. In this context, the British Library as one of the two largest libraries in the world is of particular importance. The collection comprises more than 150 million items from many …

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Birkbeck Connects – East London: Real and Imagined

Date: September 18, 2013

How is the character of East London represented through the arts and media? Is the story changing? Which version is winning? Panellists: Professor Jerry White, historian, Birkbeck, University of LondonStella Duffy, theatre director and writerFreddie Opoku-Addaie, performer and Royal Opera House associate choreographerAndi Osho, comedian, actor and writer – via video from Los Angeles Free of charge; book a place direct with Stratford Circus: …

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The Importance of Innovation

Enterprise Connect Autumn Reception; ‘The Importance of Innovation’ King’s Commercialisation Institute (KCI) is delighted to invite you to this special event, which will mark the start of KCI’s second series of entrepreneurial activities; including seminars, workshops and networking events. Speakers Include: Levi RootsDragon’s Den winner and Founder of “Reggae Reggae” Sauce.Claire YoungBBC1 The Apprentice finalist, Motivational Speaker and Social Enterprise …

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Making It in London

Making It in London is a one day special event, in the ‘London Design Festival at the V&A’ programme at which we will be discussing and showcasing design, manufacturing and the economy. With expert thinkers, doers and entrepreneurs we will examine the potential for design, making and manufacturing with new materials, new technologies and processes, and connected products and services. …

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Horizon 2020 Information Day – new opportunities for Information Communication Technologies

Innovative application of research results helps organisations and economies to grow. Public bodies, SMEs and larger businesses can obtain strategic growth through products and services based on results of research and innovation. Collaborative research involving a wide range of partners gives access to a breadth of skills, markets and networks. Europe puts research and innovation at the top of its …

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Business Academy from NatWest Business….networking, learning and more

Date: September 12, 2013

Starting a business? Up and running but need to grow? NatWest Business Banking have teamed up with City Business Library to bring business support organisations together in an evening event to advise and inform you, whatever stage you are at. A number of the business support organisations that can really assist you, including City Business Library, NatWest Business, Business Launchpad, South London …

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Birkbeck Connects – East London: A Creative Business

Date: September 11, 2013

East London – A Creative Business  Following a short screening of the rich mix of east London on film through the ages, there will be a discussion addressing:  What does the creative economy mean and how does it connects with arts, culture and creativity? Who and what is flourishing? Why east London? Panellists: Hadrian Garrard, Director, Create London Gavin Poole, CEO iCITY …

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Fashion Colloquia Series and IFFTI Research Event Hosted by London College of Fashion

Date: September 11, 2013 – September 12, 2013

The Fashion Colloquia series started as a series of four fashion-based events organized to coincide with the fashion weeks in London, Milan, Paris and New York. These have been well received and we are now organizing a second series commencing in London (detailed below), followed by the Amsterdam leg on January 23rd and 24th, 2014. The International Foundation of Fashion Technology …

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Conference on Patent Use

Date: September 9, 2013

The Intellectual Property Office (IPO) invites you to participate in a conference organised by The Economics, Research and Evidence Team (IPO), Prof. Ashish Arora (Duke University, USA) and Prof. Suma Athreye (Brunel University, UK) to debate and discuss some recently commissioned research into the use of patents. Patents as an institution combine incentives for the production of technological knowledge (by …

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London Analogue Festival

Date: September 7, 2013 – September 8, 2013

The London Analogue Festival (LAF) will host a unique experience of screenings, talks and exhibitions. The festival provides a platform to upcoming and promising independent talents working with analogue mediums today, to show that despite the dominance of digital technologies, proficiency in the analogue arts is still prominent today. For more information click here.

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B2B Collaboration

Date: September 5, 2013

Developing creative and digital business partnerships & Intellectual Property: Lifeblood of creative and digital businesses Includes: Fusion Collaborative Awards Surgery  Session 1—Build creative & digital collaborationsThursday 5 Sep 2013, 9:00 AM—5.00 PM Session 2— Intellectual PropertyThursday 12 Sep 2013, 9:00 AM—5:00 PM The Fusion project is a dynamic partnership of leading Higher Education Institutions aiming to inspire and support London’s creative and …

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Introducing registered designs workshop

Date: August 28, 2013

This workshop explains the basics behind registered design protection and how to use the free web databases. You will have the opportunity to try out the databases with help from our experts, and ask questions. What is a registered design? Who should attend? Entrepreneurs, inventors, innovators and pre-start businesses that have an idea or product that they are looking to …

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Funding Clinic: Angel Investment Explained

Are you a budding entrepreneur with a great business plan who needs an injection of investment to get your business off the ground? Take part in one of the advisory clinics on business funding where you can receive a one-to-one free half hour consultation with an expert from Angels Den one of the largest Business Angel networks in the UK …

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What next for your invention? Plan, prototype or protect?

Date: August 13, 2013

In this practical workshop, all the key issues are covered to help you make your product a reality. Why do you need to plan, prototype and then protect? This workshop will help you understand how you can do this and what to look out for along the way. You will learn about: • Development and commercialisation process• Importance of planning, …

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Hide&Seek Playtest Arcade

Date: August 6, 2013

Hide&Seek’s playtest arcade runs for one day only in the Barbican Centre on Tuesday August 6th from 12pm to 7pm. Over the past few months Hide&Seek have been exploring how new technology can be used to inspire play in public; inspired by the arcades of old. Just inside the Barbican’s Lakeside Terrace entrance, opposite Costa Coffee, we will be showcasing …

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Introducing registered designs workshop

Date: July 31, 2013

This workshop explains the basics behind registered design protection and how to use the free web databases. You will have the opportunity to try out the databases with help from our experts, and ask questions. What is a registered design? Who should attend? Entrepreneurs, inventors, innovators and pre-start businesses that have an idea or product that they are looking to protect …

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Creativeworks London is one of four Knowledge Exchange Hubs for the Creative Economy funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) to develop strategic partnerships with creative businesses and cultural organisations, to strengthen and diversify their collaborative research activities and increase the number of arts and humanities researchers actively engaged in research-based knowledge exchange.