Creative Question TimeEvent Name: Creative Links Expo 2007
Venue/Location: Atlantis Gallery, London
Date: 18th October 2007
CIDA (Cultural Industries Development Agency)
David Powell (DPA, Advisor to Thames Gateway London and 2012 5 Borough team - Chair); Anwar Aktar, Indy Johar and Anna Harding
CIDA's 5th Creative Links event, featured a dynamic mix of advice, information, showcasing and support opportunities aimed at London’s creative community.
The Creative Links programme featured dedicated space for discussion, debate and learning. From more theoretical panel discussions exploring the role of creative businesses in 2012 legacy to practical ‘top tips’ workshops advising on issues such as fundraising and intellectual property, these one off events provided attendees with valuable opportunities to gain advice on key issues and engage in debate with key industry movers and shakers.
Panel debate concerning the impact of 2012 Olympics and what part artists, architects, designers, creative businesses more generally can and should play in making large scale developments successful and, wider, what the future holds for the sector