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In this section you will find the latest information about the Creative Fuse North East project. This includes latest news, upcoming events and regular blog posts from our academic and industry experts.

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CAKE 40: Exploring Diversity, Connecting Creativity

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Event Summary

Date: Thursday 8th July
Time: 10am – 11:30am
Platform: Zoom

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Would you like to explore the different perspectives on how to achieve diversity and inclusion in everyday business practices?

Our next CAKE event takes place on Thursday 8 July where we will be joined by an inspiring panel of speakers,

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Get On And Innovate

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About this Programme

Date: Starting June 2021

Get On And Innovate: creativity applied to investigate and strengthen your business idea. The programme develops bespoke tools to help you make decisions with confidence and action ideas-led innovation!

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The programme is centred on contextualising your idea: this means understanding the value of your idea in the context of your business and your social,

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Tees Valley Bounce Back – Case Study

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The CFTV Bounce Back Funding Programme was delivered with financial experts, Edale and has helped several creative businesses across the Tees Valley with harnessing financial resources and support following the impact of Covid-19. Across four weekly masterclasses and individual mentoring sessions, participants were equipped with the know-how on applying for funding and grants to get back on track.

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CAKE Mix: Creativity and Innovation in the Food and Drink Sector

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Creative Fuse was joined by three great speakers exploring the potential for innovation and growth in food and drink enterprises; each with great examples of innovation and collaboration helping companies grow, or helping companies be more nimble in adjusting to vastly altered circumstances since March 2020.

Our three speakers each gave a great taste of regional and international culture and expertise used to innovate in the food and drink sector.

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