Our 26th Collaboration and Knowledge Exchange (CAKE) event took place in the brand-new building of PROTO – Europe’s first dedicated centre for emerging technology. Our speakers shared their experiences and explored the theme of “Innovation in Content and Media”. PROTO hosts an R&D space established by Digital Catapult Centre North East Tees Valley (NETV) which offers companies support and access to innovative software across Augmented Reality (AR),
The Cultural Sector Showcase was an exciting ‘carousel’ of lively presentations that demonstrated how innovation and business support have been thriving through Creative Fuse and its collaboration across the five North East universities. The event on 27th September – hosted by the Fuse Cultural Sector Engagement Programme delivery partner,
As the current Creative Fuse NE and the Cultural Sector Engagement Programme come to a close, we are delighted to be able to share a range of resources and links.
In the meantime, there are lots of Fuse and Fuse related activities, funding and support still available across the region,
The sessions are now confirmed for the Creative Fuse NE Cultural Showcase – coming to the Tyneside Cinema on 27th September. We’re almost fully booked for this event, but there are a few places left.
At The Creative Fuse NE Cultural Showcase,
At the height of England’s World Cup success Alistair Brown ,one of our Research Associates from Durham University, joined colleagues from all five North East universities at the Creative, Knowledge, Cities Conference in Bristol.
Read about how they all got on down South and how the North East might not be ready for a penalty shoot out just yet…
We’re incredibly excited to share a first glimpse at some of the early outcomes from the Creative Fuse project.
We’ve been working with video production company, Superkrush, to produce a series of short films that capture the range of activity we’re involved in at Creative Fuse.
Alex Hill, Founder of social media company Cambie + Co, recently took part in a Creative Fuse business innovation workshop led by Northumbria University. Get Ready to Innovate was a design-led programme which paired Alex with a team of researchers and MA students, setting her a series of design-based tasks to help Alex explore business possibilities.
Can’t make the Creative Fuse Conference? We’ve got you covered: tune in to our livestream from the Great Hall on Tuesday 10th (2-5.30) and Wednesday 11th (9-5) and catch the action wherever you are.
The full programme is now available for the Creative Fuse Conference – coming to the Discovery Museum on 10th and 11th July. There are a limited number of tickets available, register for free via Eventbrite.
At The Creative Fuse Conference,
The Creative Fuse team recently put in a bid for the Arts and Humanities Research Council’s Creative Industries Clusters Programme. This programme presented the potential to extend our unique collaboration between creative businesses and the region’s five universities until 2023 with a new project, channelling over £9m of investment into the North East.