Bill Thompson, AmbITion Scotland Roadshow North Keynote
AmbITion Scotland Getting Digital Roadshow North (Inverness)
Date: 18th March 2010
Location: Eden Court, Inverness
Time: 9:15am - 5pm
Live online evencast 9.40am - 2.25pm - Sign up for a ticket here and log on to http://getambition.com to watch on Thursday morning.
We would like to invite you to a day of exploration, exposition, conversation and critical thinking around the digital opportunities for organisations as you think about artistic practice, organisational and audience development and business models in our digital age.
Gain practical experience of the Web 2.0 environment with hands-on sessions to inspire and provoke creative thinking on how to integrate Web 2.0 into your organisation. The Roadshow will showcase some of the most exciting models via talks, masterclasses and practical immersive sessions, and show you how to use them to their full potential.
The day will feature keynote speaker Bill Thompson, freelance writer and consultant who works with the BBC; case studies from Jane Hogg, Arts and Theatre's Trust Fife and Jamie Wooldridge, Ludus Dance and Public Arts at Lancaster University (incorporating The Nuffield Theatre, Lancaster Concerts Series and the Peter Scott Gallery). Plus workshops in Intellectual Property from Intellectual Assets Centre and their partner for this event Euan Duncan of McClure Naismith; Digital Video from New Media Scotland; and See and be Seen, Hear and be Heard with Inner Ear. For the full days agenda, take a look at the PDF below.
Chair: Marcus Wilson, Hi-Arts
9.15 Registration, refreshments and networking
9.40 Get Thinking! Welcome from Marcus Wilson
9.45 Introduction to AmbITion Scotland - Hannah Rudman, Consult Rudman
10.00 Keynote: Bill Thompson, Freelance Writer and Consultant
11.10 Case Study 1: Jane Hogg, Arts and Theatres Trust Fife - ATT Fife
12.10 Q & A.
12.30 What's your AmbITion? Small group discussion sharing best practice, questions, pitfalls, inspiration and lessons learned.
1.00 Lunch and networking
2.00 Whats your AmbITion! Key themes from group discussion before lunch, brought to the floor for conversation.
2.25 Introduction to Get Immersed! Workshops and Seminars from the AmbITion team
3 x one hour workshops run in parallel and then repeated (see below for workshop/seminar choice). You will be able to attend 2 workshops.
2.30 – 3.30 Session 1 Get Immersed! Workshops and Seminars
3.35 – 4.35 Session 2 Get Immersed! Workshops and Seminars
4:35 Sign posting to resources, panel discussion, summary and Q&A
18th Mar 2010: Getting Digital Roadshow North (Inverness)
6th May 2010: Getting Digital Roadshow East (Dundee)
27th May 2010: Getting Digital Roadshow Central (Stirling)
10th June 2010: Getting Digital Roadshow South (Edinburgh)
25th Mar 2010: Webinar 2: Talking Online
22nd Apr 2010: Webinar 3: Tracking Impact
When & Where
What is AmbITion Scotland?
AmbITion Scotland is a £1m digital development programme for 2012/3 specifically designed to support individuals and organisations working in the arts, culture and heritage sectors in Scotland. It helps organisations and individuals grow in their capability, capacity, creativity and confidence to make the most of the opportunities of digital technologies. getambition.com