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ICE invites you to SPLICE

ICE invites you to SPLICE

International Creative Entrepreneurs (ICE) will be holding SPLICE at The Whisky Bond on Thursday 14 November 2013 at 5:30pm. SPLICE is the sharing event which marks the close of the second year of International Creative Entrepreneurs, both funded by Creative Scotland. What is SPLICE? SPLICE will be an opportunity to Share, Participate and Learn about read more…

So where are the ICE2 fellows?

So where are the ICE2 fellows?

The second year of International Creative Entrepreneurs is well underway! Starting with a sharing event with our first round of ICE fellows in November 2012, Amble, Jack, Janis, Douglas and Marianne began the process of selecting which country and company they wanted to go to, choosing a mentor and participating in Action Learning Sets with their ICE colleagues. read more…

Janis Claxton – Reflections on ICE at Xindanwei

Janis Claxton - Reflections on ICE at Xindanwei

Janis Claxton has just completed her placement with Xindanwei. Read on for an insight into her experiences there…. — The first two months of my ICE fellowship came to an exciting closure with the Audi App Jam, the premier event of Ask Lab, Liu Yan‘s new innovative start-up. I arrived at Xindanwei the first day of Ask read more…

Creative Europe in a time of austerity

Manchester UK – 9 May 2013 Euclid is pleased to announce a key event on the UK arts and culture calendar for 2013.  It is a time of financial austerity inthe UK and across the rest of Europe.  This unique event will provide arts and cultural organisations with a range of ideas to help them decrease their read more…

Further reading for those thinking of applying for ICE Year 2

Further reading for those thinking of applying for ICE Year 2

If you are thinking about applying for ICE year 2 then get ahead of the game by checking out some of the links below. International Creative Entrepreneurs was funded through Creative Scotland and Arts Council England for year 1. ACE were responsible for the highly successful Cultural Leadership Programme. Their legacy site is a great read more…

Bonus professional development!

Bonus professional development!

ICE is great. Not only has it offered 6 Scottish leaders a fantastic development opportunity in an international context, but I have been able to undertake my own professional development alongside my duties as Coordinator. For example, I recently visited FORM and Carriageworks in Australia, hosts of Tiernan Kelly, Sarah Tierney and Sally Hobson respectively, read more…

UK Nigeria Creative Partnership – Apply now

UK Nigeria Creative Partnership - Apply now

The British Council and New World Nigeria are looking for innovative creative and digital practitioners working in the UK and/or Nigeria’s film/TV, fashion, music or digital media sectors to participate in the UK-Nigeria Creative Partnership programme and seminar on 4, 5 and 6 August 2012. The UK-Nigeria Creative Partnership – three day programme 4 and read more…

What is happening with our ICE participants? #2

What is happening with our ICE participants? #2

ICE 2011/12 is now well underway, with all 6 of our participants out on placement. Soon, the first of these will be returning! Focussing on out second three out here but check out the news on ICE for updates on the rest. Following Anna, Tiernan and Paul, Sally Hobson of EIF was next to depart! read more…

What is happening with our ICE participants?

What is happening with our ICE participants?

ICE 2011/12 is now well underway, with all 6 of our participants out on placement. Soon, the first of these will be returning! Focussing on out first three out here but check out the news on ICE for updates on the rest. First out, Anna Burkey has been working with Interactive Africa on their Design read more…

Online Resources #1

Online Resources #1

For those of you that have not had the pleasure of stumbling across TED yet, The Educated Entrepreneur (http://theeducatedentrepreneur.wordpress.com/about/) has done us the great favour of compiling 10 ted talks (http://theeducatedentrepreneur.wordpress.com/2010/04/28/10-ted-talks-for-entrepreneurs/) all entrepreneurs should check out.. Aside from signposting 10 highly interesting and useful talks for anyone developing their entrepreneurial skills, the Educated Entrepreneurs blog read more…