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Creative Futures

Global Entrepreneurship Week 2018

Time & Date: 12.30-2pm, Tuesday 13th November

with 
Jak Spedding - Jak Spedding Photography
Marco Vaghetti - LANX Footwear
Martin Meadows - Workhouse Marketing
Susanna Boccaccio - Brilliant Trees Media

Moderated by Ed Matthews-Gentle - Ceative Lancashire

DUE TO HIGH DEMAND FOR PLACES THIS EVENT WILL NOW TAKE PLACE AT THE MAYNARD LECTURE THEATRE, BLACKBURN COLLEGE

Gain an insight into what it 's like to run your own creative business and what happens behind the studio doors.

For Global Entrepreneurship Week 2018, Creative Lancashire in association with Blackburn College present the latest in our industry panels discussions with creative business leaders and practitioners to provide their own unique perspectives on working in the creative industries with guest speakers ranging from freelancers and recently launched businesses to established agency directors and craetive producers.

Our panel includes Jak Spedding, photographer specialising in advertising, product, food and now branching out into film, Marco Vaghetti, Founder and Creative Director of LANX, an English shoe company, with international influence, Martin Madows, Creative Director at Workhouse - a leading nothwest agency, and completed by Susanna Boccaccio, Director of Brilliant Tress Media - an RTS Award winning televiosn, film and production company (line-up tbc).

The panel will be moderated by Ed Matthews-Gentle, programme leader at Creative Lancashire.

The event is aimed at students considering a career in the creative industries, businesses looking to engage with young creative talent and anyone interested in finding out more about the route to a creative career and the related job roles.

REGISTER HERE

The event is FREE to attend and will include opportunities for networking.

Light refreshments served.

 

INVITATION to POWWOW: Blackburn - 5.30pm 22 November (Scholars Bar & Restuarant, Blackburn College)

As part of our collabaoration with Blackburn College & UCBC for Global Entrepreneurship Week you are also invited to attend POWWOW Blackburn.

POWWOW is our regular creative social hapening bringing together businesses, freelancers and students...

No speakers
No business support
No advisers 

Just complimentary drinks, food & networking.

The POWWOW social networking event is FREE to attend but registration is esssential via the Eventbrite page

#POWWOW

 

Global Entrepreneurship Week 2018

During one week each November, thousands of events and competitions in 170 countries inspire millions to engage in entrepreneurial activity while connecting them to potential collaborators, mentors and even investors. Powered by the Kauffman Foundation, the initiative is supported by dozens of world leaders and a network of more than 15,000 partner organizations. GEW is held November 12-18, 2018.
genglobal.org

 

#GEW2018

Address

Blackburn College
Maynard Lecture Theatre
Feilden Street 
Blackburn 
BB2 1DN 

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