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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

Proof of concept funding: take part in Innovate UK survey

"Innovate UK is undertaking a review of Proof of Concept funding for businesses and academia...

IC tomorrow's Wearable Technologies Innovation Contest - Winners List

Through its IC tomorrow programme, earlier in the year Innovate UK delivered a £210K Wearable...

New Designers 2015 - KTN member discount

Now celebrating its 30th year, New Designers showcases over 3000 of the most promising...

Featured Events

Mon 25 May 2015

Graphene Industry Workshops 2015

08:00 until 15:30

Introduction to Graphene and other 2D Materials for SME manufacturers interested in developing graphene applications. Manchester is an international centre of excellence for graphene. These...

From Design

Tue 26 May 2015

Creative Business Surgery at LCB Depot 26 May 2015

10:30 until 16:00

Thank you for your interest in Creative Leicestershire and our business advice programme. Please book an advice session with me, Fred Brookes, CL's business adviser, if you would like to discuss...

From Creative, Digital & Design.

Tue 26 May 2015

Growing Your Small Business

17:00 until 19:00

We are delighted to offer you an exciting opportunity to explore what management development support and funding is available to help your business to grow. Join our the panel of experts on the...

From Creative, Digital & Design.

Wed 27 May 2015

Financial Technologies Innovation Contest – Final Event

10:30 until 16:30

IC tomorrow, Innovate UK’s digital innovation programme, will hold the final event for the £175K Financial Technologies Innovation Contest on 27 May 2015 at Level39, One Canada Square, Canary...

From Creative, Digital & Design.

Wed 27 May 2015

NHS Test Beds - Webinar Briefing Event

18:00 until 19:00

Do you have an innovative health solution with the potential to simultaneously improve clinical and financial outcomes within the NHS? Are you looking to work collaboratively with NHS teams to...

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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Tel: 020 3693 2001