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Job Opportunity at Cambridge Live Trust

19th July 2016

Guildhall Sales Coordinator The role will be responsible for coordinating bookings into the Cambridge Guildhall, for a wide variety of events including dinners, weddings,... Read more

Disco Ninjas crowned Brains Eden 2016 champions

5th July 2016

A team from NHTV Breda University in the Netherlands has scooped the top prize at Brains Eden, the UK’s largest student games festivals, which took place from 24 - 27... Read more

2016 ARU Alumni Success in Business Award

8th April 2016

Nominations are now open from Friday 1 April 2016, and will close on Friday 6 May 2016. Please do send us your nominations at A panel will then select... Read more

Event Assistant Placements - Harrogate International Festivals

8th April 2016

Harrogate International Festivals is looking for enthusiastic individuals to join the team to help run our exciting Festivals programme, providing a comprehensive introduction... Read more

AccessArt Village Project

12th February 2016

In 2016 AccessArt launched the AccessArt Village Project - our most ambitious participatory project to date!We are now looking for potential hosts who might be willing to... Read more

UKTI High Growth Start-up Workshop

Date: 5th February 2016
Venue: Best Western, Marks Tey, Essex

If you’re a start-up with growth potential, register for this free, intensive, one-day workshop. Delivered by experts with direct experience, the workshop provides the... Read more

Under starters orders for launch of new innovation event

Date: 24th May 2016
Venue: Rowley Mile Racecourse

Innovation organisations across the East will be under starter’s orders when Venturefest East arrives for the first time at the Rowley Mile Racecourse in Newmarket on... Read more

Brains Eden is Back

15th January 2016

Brains is back for students from around the world Brains Eden, the UK’s largest student games festival, is returning for its eighth year in 2016, promising to be the... Read more

Creative England are offering interest free business loans to digital SMEs

21st December 2015

Creative England offer interest free business loans of between £50,000 to £200,000 to digital SMEs based in the English regions, outside of Greater London. The... Read more

Games Eden 5-a-Side Football Tournament

Date: Monday 31st August 2015
Venue: Kelsey Kerridge Sports Centre

Quick thinking on behalf of the organisers, meant that this 5 a side football tournament for local computer games companies went ahead despite the torrential Bank Holiday... Read more

Red Fox R crowned Brains Eden 2015 champions

9th July 2015

A team from the University of the West of England has scooped the top prize at Brains Eden, one of the UK’s largest student games festivals, which took place from 26-29... Read more

Creative Industries booming in UK

9th July 2015

The UK's creative industries are having a boom in employment and exports, says a report from the Department for Culture, Media and Sport. Employment is increasing at more... Read more

What will your data shadow look like?

5th June 2015

Real Time Commission 2015 - Data Shadow by Mark Farid Between June and October, artist Mark Farid will be resident in Cambridgeworking with Collusion and a number ofexperts... Read more

BEbot: The latest addition to the Brains Eden family!

14th May 2015

Meet BEbot! The Brains Eden bot who will join every team at this year's festival. This simple yet iconic mascot was beautifully designed by Tom Delboo, 3D artist from Belgium,... Read more

Chesterton students flex design skills in innovative ‘active landscape’ workshop

14th May 2015

On 1st May, public artist Zoe Chamberlain worked with students at Chesterton Community College to create ideas for an active landscape on new housing development, Mitchams... Read more

Creative Europe Desk UK Funding Opportunties

8th May 2015

Creative Europe Desk UK launch new co-operation project funds Who is the funding for?Creative, cultural and heritage organisations working across any art form, such as visual... Read more

Get into Games 2015

28th April 2015

Games students learn how to springboard into the industry Last Wednesday, we hosted our annual talk series with video games industry professionals specifically for Anglia... Read more

Creative Content Investment Programme

19th March 2015

Are you looking for investment to scale your business? Creative Englandand theUK Business Angels Associationare teaming upto provide an ongoing programme of support and advice... Read more

Apply now for £30k commission to support the creation of an interactive public work

18th March 2015

Real Time Commission Collusion have launched a £30k commission to support the creation of an interactive public work that explores Greater Cambridgeshire, it's data... Read more

Creative England awarded £8m to boost the Creative Industries

2nd March 2015

For the third time running Creative England have successfully made the case to the Government for investment in creative talent and business across England. But the difference... Read more

Cambridge is the UK's most inventive city

17th February 2015

Cambridge Inventsis a digital art project presented by Collusion, a new agency in Cambridge who are working at the intersection of arts, technology and human interaction.... Read more

Cambridge’s game development studio, Ninja Theory included in Creative England’s 50 report

3rd February 2015

Creative England havereleased a new report celebrating the breadth of thecreative economy across England. The Creative England 50highlights individuals and businesses from... Read more

National Museum of Scotland seeks interactive designers

3rd February 2015

The National Museum of Scotland in Edinburgh is looking to appoint up to four consultancies to develop a series of interactive experiences for new galleries in a bid to “push... Read more

Transmit Start-Up Loans

13th January 2015

Transmit Start-Up Loans are loans for people aged 18 or over with an idea for a creative business. The loan package includes a dedicated business mentor to help young entrepreneurs... Read more

Artists' international development fund

9th January 2015

The Artists' international development programme is a £750,000 fund, jointly funded by the British Council and Arts Council England. The programme offers early stage... Read more

Invitation to Tender for Future Business Centre, Cambridge

5th January 2015

Public Art Project As part of the development of the Future Business Centre, Allia is required to deliver a public art project. Allia is looking to reflect its social and... Read more

Watersprite Sculpture Competition 2015

22nd December 2014

Are you an artist? Watersprite is looking for someone to design an award for the 2015 festival. Win the chance to have your design professionally created and displayed on... Read more

90% of SMEs say web content boosts business profile

19th December 2014

A local business survey shows that many SMEs in Cambridgeshire are reaping the benefits of applying their more creative skills to marketing. Almost all survey respondents... Read more

New National College for the Creative and Cultural Industries

16th December 2014

Vince Cable has announced that the first Government-backed National College for the Creative and Cultural Industries is to be established at The Backstage Centre, High House... Read more

Video games need same 'cultural' status as TV and film

15th December 2014

Video games should be officially classified as cultural products equal to TV, film and animation, according to UK developers. Industry body Tiga has told Newsbeat the move... Read more

Jodi Awards for Accessible Digital Culture (UK)

12th December 2014

The Jodi Awards are offered in memory of Jodi Mattes and were first given in 2003 - the European Year of Disabled People.TheAwards are for museums, galleries, libraries, archives... Read more

Veteran game designer Pascal Luban publishes the Game Design Toolbox

11th December 2014

Veteran game designer Pascal Luban publishes the GAME DESIGN TOOLBOX, an app dedicated to provide concrete game design tutorials based on his experience. The concept behind... Read more

Collusion is recruiting eight artists for an intensive week long Lab

1st December 2014

Collusion is recruiting eight artists for an intensive week long Labexploring the emerging territories of locative media and the internet of things within the public realm.... Read more

Design Council Spark

21st November 2014

Design Council Spark is a new product innovation fund to uncover the UK's next great inventions.Although other funds and accelerators exist to support technology products,... Read more

Sky Academy Arts Scholarships 2015

20th November 2014

Applications are now open Applications are now open for Sky Academy Arts Scholarships 2015, in partnership with IdeasTap. Five artists will each receive £30,000 towards... Read more

Swedish industry veterans form non-profit game accelerator

19th November 2014

by Craig Chapple Eight-week program invites developers across the globe to make games at a countryside retreat A group of industry veterans in Sweden have formed a new non-profit... Read more

Artists required for Maker Challenge

7th November 2014

Can you imagine playful, creative ways to improve city life using tech? Collusionis looking for 4 lead artists and 16 team membersto join multi-disciplinary teams for theMaker... Read more

Survey launches to find out how businesses use content marketing

4th November 2014

Red Ruby Copywriting and Cambridge Business Lounge have joined forces to explore how Cambridgeshire’s businesses are using content marketing. Together they have launched... Read more

Jenny Richards-Stewart named CEO of Women in Games Jobs

3rd November 2014

New chief exec keen to promote equality in sector Women in Games Jobs has named Jenny Richards-Stewart as its new CEO.Richards-Stewart has previously worked as CEO at the... Read more

£2.5m cultural game centre to open in Nottingham

30th October 2014

A £2.5m national video game centre is to open in Nottingham in March next year on Carlton Street. As reported by the Nottingham Post, the National Videogame Arcade will... Read more

Cambridge Live

21st October 2014

Cambridge City Council has formally confirmed the go-ahead for the establishment of a Cultural Trust to run its cultural venues and the Cambridge Folk Festival at a meeting... Read more

The Little Pitch 2014

17th October 2014

Calling all entrepreneurs and creative thinkers to The Little Pitch 2014 If you are a current undergraduate or postgraduate student at Anglia Ruskin University don’t... Read more

One week to discover the UK’s most exciting tech start-ups

16th October 2014

In just over a week 18 UK tech start-ups take the stage to pitch their ideas to the likes of Google, Qualcomm Ventures, Orange Labs, IBM and London Business Angels in the... Read more

Ian Livingstone applies to create 'gaming' school

10th October 2014

British games industry veteran Ian Livingstone has formally applied to launch a free school with lessons built using video gaming. Mr Livingstone told the BBC he wanted to... Read more

Muse of Fire

3rd October 2014

“If you never understood Shakespeare, watch this film!” RAINDANCE FILM FESTIVALAn epic road-trip buddy movie, that aims to dispel the fear and myths surrounding... Read more

Major reform of intellectual property comes into force

1st October 2014

New measures that will modernise the intellectual property (IP) framework will come into force on 1 October 2014, modernising copyright law and helping designers and patent... Read more

Running footballer street projection and film kick off City FC’s new era

29th September 2014

If you thought you saw a larger than life footballer running along the route between Milton Road andHistonRoad in Cambridge over the last few evenings, fear not, your eyes... Read more

Green fund offers £10k investments to businesses in Cambridgeshire

29th September 2014

Green fund offers £10k investments to businesses in Cambridgeshire The Low Carbon Innovation Fund (LCIF) is offering investments starting from £10k to local businesses... Read more

VIVID Final Conference

22nd September 2014

On September 18, 2014, around 150 people attended the international VIVID closing conference hosted by the City of Breda on behalf of the nine VIVID partners. Amongst the... Read more

Games Eden Soccer Tournament

9th September 2014

On Sunday 31st August over 100 people turned out to support the Games Eden Inaugural 6-a-side soccer tournament and networking event at the CASS Centre, Cambridge. On the... Read more

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