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16 May 11

Tom Fleming interviewed by Mladina: Slovenia's leading political and cultural magazine

A feature length interview with Tom Fleming was published in Slovenia's leading political and cultural magazine, Mladina. Tom was asked to give his perspective on the role of the creative industries in the country's development. The interview discusses challenges and opportunities in a small, transitional country that is well located, has a great mix of cultural assets, yet is struggling to find a voice and distinctive role.

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www.mladina.si

13 May 11

Tom Fleming interviewed for Slovenian publication Bivanje

During the 'Creative Cities: Possibilities, Policies and Places' conference in Ljubljana, Slovenia, Tom was interviewed for Bivanje (published monthly alongside Mladina magazine). The article can be found online here:

www.zavodbig.com/2011/05/09/tom-flemming-interview-by-bor-pungercic/#more-11916

Creative Cities Project:
www.creativecitiesproject.eu/en/index.shtml

12 May 11

TFCC programming Creative Entrepreneurship Conference in Tallinn, Estonia

Tom Fleming Creative Consultancy has been working with Enterprise Estonia on a major conference "Creative Entrepreneurship for a Competitive Economy", taking place in Tallinn, Estonia in October 2011. TFCC is producing and moderating the conference which will explore how to develop creative entrepreneurship to improve innovation and competitiveness through a dynamic mix of speakers from all over the world.

The programme, list of speakers and registration details can be found on the conference website:

www.creativeestonia.eu

09 May 11

Tom Fleming speaking at Europe of Nations: Myths of Origin - Modern and Postmodern Discourses, Aveiro, Portugal, 9-11 May

Tom Fleming will be a keynote speaker at the Europe of Nations conference 'Myths of Origin - Modern and Postmodern Approaches' taking place this week at the University of Aveiro, 9-11 May. The conference looks at the history of Europe, its origins and contemporary policies, as well as its myths.

Tom's keynote speech will look at: The Creativity Dilemma - what next for cities and regions?

europe-nations.web.ua.pt/apresentacaoEN.htm

03 May 11

Tom Fleming interviewed for Slovenian TV

During Tom Fleming's recent visit to Ljubljana to speak at the 'Creative Cities: Possibilities, Policies and Places' conference he was interviewed for one the main arts and cultural programmes in Slovenia. The full video can be viewed here (Tom's interview starts at 17 minutes):

tvslo.si/predvajaj/osmi-dan/ava2.103083006/

The 'Creative Cities: Possibilities, Policies and Places' conference, which took place in Ljubljana, Slovenia in April focused on the significance and the potentials of cultural and creative industries in the development of European cities and regions.

Tom Fleming was a keynote speaker at the conference and also ran a round table on creative clusters.

Conference website:

creativecitiesproject.eu/en/news/2011/24-03/Invitation-joint-conference.shtml