October 16, 2019
Earlier this year the Innovation Centre, Knowledge Gateway (ICKG) along with Creative Colchester held an open call to all local artists to submit their work for a commission in the Innovation Centre. After an overwhelming response from the art community, the judges consisting of representatives from Essex county council,...
October 10, 2019
The programme is designed to support creative freelancers, sole-traders and small businesses in Essex, Kent and East Sussex. Refresh your business skills and get expert advice on topics that will help you and your business thrive! Want to go straight to the application? Here's the link: bit.ly/applysoutheastcreatives We also have...
September 26, 2019
Budding Colchester young musicians and noise makers are set to benefit from a £30,000 grant made by Youth Music to Firstsite and its experimental music club, CLIP. The money will be used to fund a weekly meet up at Firstsite, as well as additional workshops with Essex Youth Services, where...
September 19, 2019
The Colchester Marketing Meetup brings to Colchester an event that is expected to book up fast - Using AI to Defend Against Competition & Strategising From Your Castle. The event takes place on the 30th September 6.30 PM at the Innovation Centre Knowledge Gateway. AI for marketing is...
September 19, 2019
This October sees the new Essex Cloud Computing Meetup Group kicking off with a talk on “Building Lean Solutions with Cloud and AI”. The newly formed group is for IT professionals and programmers to discuss the latest on all aspects of computing, programming and operations. Launched by James Brand, CEO...
September 12, 2019
The Creative Colchester initiative has gone from strength to strength and the heart of the project has always been the people that make up our great creative & digital community – a community that we’re continuing to nurture and expand over the next few years. As part of our ongoing...
July 19, 2019
Innovation Centre, Knowledge Gateway has welcomed two new businesses to its growing business community: research agency, Agile Research and cloud developer, Innovative Creations. Based on the Knowledge Gateway research and technology park at the University of Essex’s Colchester Campus, the newly opened Innovation Centre offers flexible workspace solutions, networking opportunities,...
July 2, 2019
Introducing South East Creatives, a business development programme supporting growing practices working in Essex, East Sussex and Kent. Businesses can opt for one of the following: - Workshops and Mentoring - Business Growth - Job Creation -...
June 6, 2019
Essex Interns at the University of Essex currently has a number of grant funding streams available targeted towards supporting the local Creative Digital and Cultural sector in the region – the funding will enable a limited number of eligible employers to take on an intern for 6 or...