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We help accelerate innovation in UK creative, digital and design businesses

You have arrived at the homepage of the Knowledge Transfer Network's Creative, Digital and Design Community. By creating a place for innovators to meet, share ideas and work together our mission is to turn visions of the future into business success.

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Key Themes

Innovate UK's Creative Industries Strategy: 2013-16 identifies three key themes offering innovation challenges and opportunities to drive growth for the UK's creative and digital businesses

Cross-Cutting Themes

These cross-cutting themes recognise the particular opportunities that the creative industries have in working together and with other sectors

Latest Articles

Up to £300K for 'Digital forensics'

The challenge from the Home Office 's Office for Security and Counter Terrorism (OSCT),...

Up to £10m for 'Enhancing the end-to-end journey'

Innovate UK is to invest up to £10 million in collaborative R&D projects to catalyse...

Smart Spaces Speed Networking

Innovate UK's IC tomorrow programme, in partnership with the Knowledge Transfer Network ...

Featured Events

Sun 30 Aug 2015

10th Summer School on IoT and it`s Application

All Day

SenZations 2015 Summer School, the annual event on the agenda of young researchers from across the world will be held in Belgrade, Hotel 88 rooms 4*, Serbia from August 30th to September 5th, 2015....

From Creative, Digital & Design.

Tue 01 Sep 2015


All Day

TechHub Demo Night isn't about pitching for funds, it's an opportunity to show the community what you're working on, get some feedback, and see what others are toiling away on. Come along and...

From Creative, Digital & Design.

Tue 01 Sep 2015

Women In Business Network (WIBN) - The Shoreditch Women in Business Network

All Day

Join us for "conversations & connections" at the new Shoreditch WIBN group. WIBN is a networking group created for women, by women. We offer all business women and business owners the opportunity...

From Creative, Digital & Design.

Tue 01 Sep 2015

Drop-in Session - March A 2015

09:00 until 12:00

Manchester Central Library, Business & IP Centre, 2nd Floor, Town Hall, Albert Square, Manchester, M2 5DB The Growth Startup programme enables you to get your new business or idea off to a flying...

From Creative, Digital & Design.

Tue 01 Sep 2015

Free Business Networking Event at Michelham Priory

17:30 until 19:30

Please join us on Tuesday 1st September 2015 from 5.30pm to 7.30pm at our free Business Networking event in The Great Barn at Michelham Priory. After the incredible success of our events in March...

From Creative, Digital & Design.

Contact Us

We are the Knowledge Transfer Network's community for innovators and businesses in the UK's creative, digital and design sectors.


Contact us

General enquiries? Email Jess.

Organising a creative-industries relevant event? Add to our Upcoming Events listings by emailing Anita.

Have an idea for an article to feature on our site? Email Richard.

...or contact another member of the Creative, Digital and Design delivery team.

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