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12 Jun 12

Tom Fleming Creative Consultancy Advises British Council on Developing Knowledge Alliances Across Europe's Creative Economy

The British Council is working to extend and deepen its work with universities - to open up the sector as a more effective driver of growth across the Creative Economy. Tom Fleming Creative Consultancy is advising the British Council on how this can be effectively achieved, including a focus on potential investment opportunities and partnerships. This builds on our ongoing work with the British Council across a range of Creative Economy and Cultural Policy activities internationally - from Nigeria to Russia.

11 Jun 12

Exploring the Social Capital of the Tabernacle in Notting Hill, June 19th 2012

Tom Fleming is set to facilitate a workshop for friends and stakeholders of the Tabernacle - the iconic cross-artform venue in Notting Hill, London. The Tabernacle is renowned as a centre for carnival arts, a boutique music venue and community hub for the many cultures of the W11 postcode. The workshop will explore the ways the Tabernacle connects different types of social capital - leveraging the identities and knowledge of its multiple users.

8 Jun 12

Guest Editorial by Tom Fleming on Russian Creative Economy

Tom Fleming has written a Guest Editorial for the Russo-British Chamber of Commerce on the Russian Creative Economy. The editorial looks at progress over the past 10 years and discusses the benefits of building closer relationships between the Russian and UK Creative Industries. The Guest Editorial is available online in both English and Russian.

Click here to view in English.

Click here to view in Russian.

7 Jun 12

Tom Fleming in Kosice, Slovakia, to launch the Creative Economy Masterplan, June 8th 2012

As a direct outcome of Tom Fleming's ongoing work for the city of Kosice in Slovakia, on June 8th, Tom will be in the city to participate in a launch presentation for the new Creative Economy Masterplan. This includes a joint presentation with the City's Mayor and team for European Capital of Culture 2013.

5 Jun 12

Tom Fleming Creative Consultancy to provide guidance & mentoring to the new Sheffield Culture Consortium

The newly formed Sheffield Culture Consortium will lead on sector development in England's 4th largest city, with the city's major institutions collaborating to share knowledge, coordinate programming and leverage investment. Over the next 12 months, the Consortium, with the support of the City Council and Arts Council England, will set out its priorities to grow, diversify and ensure the resilience of Sheffield's cultural sector and creative economy. This will include a set of recommendations for new activities that can deliver real step change for the city. The Consortium includes Sheffield Theatres, Museums Sheffield, the two universities, Site Gallery and Showroom/Workstation. Our role will be to facilitate effective collaboration, introduce opportunities for new projects, and brief partners on good practice across the cultural and creative sectors.