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

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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

Malaysia-UK Research and Innovation Bridges Competition

Innovate UK, Research Councils UK (RCUK) and the Malaysia Industry-Government Group for...

Nottingham Art and Technology pilot seeks 'Digital Producer'

Broadway in Nottingham - one of three agencies selected  to deliver Arts Council...

Apply now to Sheffield Smart Lab

Sheffield Smart Lab (SSL) invites entrepreneurs and start-ups to develop and demonstrate...

Featured Events

Mon 03 Aug 2015

Game Developers Conference Europe 2015

09:30 until 19:00

This confluence of industry professionals allows GDC Europe to address the development community at a central location in the heart of Europe, and command the critical mass of the European games...

From Creative, Digital & Design.

Mon 03 Aug 2015

Lovely shiny technology - Now I got a voice, but nobody’s listening! (No.5)

18:30 until 20:30

Where is technology really affecting your cultural life? Digital technology has given us the means of expressing ourselves in public more easily than ever before… so it seems a shame that the Daily...

From Creative, Digital & Design.

Tue 04 Aug 2015

Creative Circles

08:30 until 10:30

Creative Circles is a great opportunity to meet other creative, tech & maker folk ready to make new connections, discuss ideas & projects all over an early morning cuppa. Drop-in anytime between...

From Creative, Digital & Design.

Wed 05 Aug 2015


All Day

gamescom is the largest trade fair and event highlight for interactive games in Cologne. More than 335,000 visitors celebrated the `next generation of gaming` on the gamescom 2014. The journey will...

From Creative, Digital & Design.

Tue 11 Aug 2015

Co-Founder Dating & Speed Pitching #23

18:00 until 22:00

The ORIGINAL and still the BEST Co-Founder Dating & Speed Pitching event EVER!!!!! If you are looking for co-founders or connections in general; if you want to pitch your...

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.

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