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The latest news from the Creative Fuse project. Everything from project announcements and successes, to the latest opportunities.

Creative Connections: B2B Connect & Innovate

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Are you a small creative enterprise wanting to develop your business?

Would you welcome the chance to reflect on your enterprise and talk through current challenges and opportunities with a business manager from a larger regional organisation?

Creative Connections has designed an intensive two-day workshop which brings together experienced business managers to work with you to drive innovation and build resilience in your business.

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Ex Culture Minister Launches new scheme

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Rt Hon Ed Vaizey, former minister for culture, communications and creative industries, was upbeat about a North East initiative which could create many new jobs for others.

The MP for Wantage, Oxfordshire, was in Newcastle for the launch of Creative Fuse North East as chairman of its advisory board.

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CFNE Survey Launched

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The most comprehensive study of the region’s creative and tech economy was launched today – The Creative Fuse North East Survey targeting the North East’s Creative, Digital & IT sectors began in November 2016.

The plan is to target businesses across the region, including companies as far North as the Scottish borders and and as South as North Yorkshire.

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Lighting the fuse for the NE

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Creative Fuse North East is a unique partnership between the region’s five universities. Specialist academics and staff will work with industry, cultural organisations, charities and the public sector, to explore how creative, digital and tech (CDIT) firms complement and add value to each other, sharing best practice and encouraging the adoption of new innovative working practices.

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