Financing collaborative R&D in the creative sector

28th June 2016

8:30 - 9:00 AM

Registration

9:00 - 9:10 AM

Opening - Matt Sansam, Lead Technologist in Digital Economy, InnovateUK

9:10 - 9:30 AM

Launch on Kickstarter - Company case study, Mymanu - www.mymanu.com

09.30 - 12.30 AM

Workshop 1 - Communicating Effectively to win new customers and investment, Steve Rawling, NEWTHINKING.TOOLS LTD

The aims of the workshop are to:

  • Help refine delegates’ projects to ensure it addresses the right problem and needs;
  • Improve delegates' knowledge of different storytelling techniques, and how and when to apply them effectively; and
  • Consider the ethics of storytelling, such as representation of the subject and responsibilities of the storyteller.

At the end of the workshop, delegates will:

  • Understand the power of storytelling and be able to communicate a compelling and effective message
  • Be able to identify the best approach to take when telling a story, understand different storytelling models and channels and how these can best be used; and
  • Have the opportunity to train on a 1-2-1 basis with Steve Rawling (limited spaces)

 

Workshop 2 - Catalysing Innovation For All

9.30 - 9.35: Welcome

9.35 - 9.55: An Introduction to Design Thinking, Jeremy Myerson and Helen Hamlyn 

10.00 - 10.30: An Introduction to FACTLab, Mark Wright and Roger McKinley

10.35 - 11.45: Catalysing Innovation for All - Networking workshop

A quickfire co-design workshop to discuss 3 provocations:

  • Should an art gallery be a place to test new products on the public?
  • Is Health and Wellbeing a design problem?
  • Do smart citizens make better citizens?

Participating companies can choose to attend Workshop 1 or Workshop 2

12.30 - 1-30 PM

Break

1.30 - 4.50 PM

B2B Matchmaking event

Selected companies will also have the opportunity to meet on a 1-2-1 basis with Steve Rawling to perfect their story telling.

5.30 - 8.00 PM

Networking reception - Everyman Theater

29th June 2016

9:00 - 5.00 PM

Gateway2Finance

Participants to our event are encouraged to attend this event to maximise their opportunity to meet with investors. Register here

6.00PM - late 

Evening reception

30th June 2016

9:00 - 5.00 PM

Gateway2Digital

Participants to our event are encouraged to attend this event to maximise their opportunity to meet with investors. Register here

6.00PM - late   Evening reception
Registration
closed since 25 Jun 2016
Organisers
Schedule
Registration 1 Feb – 25 Jun
Meeting Selection 1 Jun – 24 Jun
Event 28 Jun – 30 Jun
Details
Language English
Costs Free of charge
Venue Liverpool
Bilateral Meetings
Participants 67
Meetings 166
Participants
Croatia 5
Italy 5
Netherlands 1
Poland 7
Romania 4
Russia 6
Slovak Republic 2
Spain 1
Sweden 1
United Kingdom 36
United States 2
Total 70
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