Belfast Fashion 2.0.
After the success of the Fashion Forum in December 2011, and as part of Belfast City Council’s Independent Retail Week, Blick Studios are hosting another fashion event which will address how the industry utilizes online media and technology to sustain and develop their business.
Creative Industries Innovation Fund Guidance Workshop Monday 30th January 12-3pm
The Creative Industries Innovation Fund, run by the Arts Council of Northern Ireland, with funding from DCAL and supported by Northern Ireland Screen and Digital Circle, provides assistance to companies-including craft, design, software developers, publishing, film, and music organisations- at critical times in their business and product development.
Guidance for applying for this fund is available at this workshop on Monday 30th January 2011, 12pm-3pm. Please click through for more information on the CIIF opportunites.
Business Growth - Realising Your Businesses True Potential
A lunch time talk session for creative businesses with Joel Simon Creative Director of Flickerpix Animations talking about how he grew his business.
Thursday 26th January 2012
Saturday 3rd December -Fashion Forum is a free event aimed at fashion students, graduates and professionals who are new to the industry.
Fashion Forum is a free event aimed at fashion students, graduates and professionals who are new to the industry.
Blick Studios has invited a panel of fashion professionals from London and Northern Ireland to head a forum, which will address the core issue of how to establish yourself and sustain your business within the fashion industry in 2011 and beyond.
Friday 4th November: Introduction to Tendering, business clinic for creative businesses
As part of this years Design Week 2011 and the Evolve Programme this half day clinic for design and creative businesses introduces the tendering process, providing practical real life advice and also includes a presentation from Mark Case, director of Whitenoise studios, one of the largest graphic design studios in Northern Ireland.
Evolve programme Business clinic, 30th September: Sales, Marketing, PR and Branding. Afternoon Session
The Evolve Clinic morning session will be followed after lunch (1-2pm) by an information packed workshop "Creating Brand Value". Creating Brand Value will be facilitated by Christopher Murphy a writer, designer and educator based in Belfast, and Head of the Masters in Multidisciplinary Design at the University of Ulster.
Evolve programme Business clinic, 30th September: Sales, Marketing, PR and Branding.
This clinic is crammed with expert speakers and business people who will be able to give you real life and practical advice to help you successfully promote and grow your business. This includes talks from leading industry experts and local successful entrepreneurs who have managed to grow their businesses into a global brand- please see the article for a full list of all the speakers and what they will be talking about.
Cash is King: Creative Industries workshop. Friday 2nd September, 1-2pm
This session will explore the cashflow issues faced by small businesses using real examples from business and outlining lessons for your own business