Projects 2002 /

Identifying the Role of Regional Development Agencies in Cultural Policy (Including Sport)

Client: South East England Development Agency, with David Powell Associates

This was based upon an engagement with each Regional Development Agency to explore how they were supporting the 'cultural dividend'.

The Development of Targeted Financial Instruments for the Creative Industries Sector in London

Client: LDA and David Powell Associates

Establishing the case for reform in financing mechanisms for the Creative Industries sector.

Creative Industries Networks, Clusters and Business Solutions, East London

Client: CIDA

Management of a programme of specialist Creative Industries business support.

Evaluation of ESF Participate Programme

Client: South West Arts

The focus here was on providing a detailed evaluation of the effectiveness of a programme that attempted to offer creative opportunities to those normally excluded from creative skills development programmes.

Economic Impact of the Notting Hill Carnival

Client: LDA, Mann Weaver Drew and De Montfort University

Contributing a significant section of the research, where the 'creative investments' made at and around Carnival were understood in terms of their economic and social value, plus their potential to be channelled into Creative Industries business development.

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Evolution of Lotus 2000 Recite II, Sicily, London, Leipzig and Greece

Client: Thames Gateway London Partnership, with Noema

This provided a detailed evaluation of a large-scale environmental and cultural development project in 'peripheral' sub-regions of Europe.