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CONVERGENCE: SHIFT and WEAVE Symposium

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Macclesfield

SK10 1EA

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Exploring the convergence between the arts and the digital, between creativity and tech, covering:

>> Artists + organisations operating between disciplines to create new works of art // New relationships + partnerships // Pushing boundaries + reaching new audiences // Connecting people through digital technologies.

>> Creative + Digital Industries // Supporting growth of the sector // Fostering creative talent // The creative/digital crossover.

The full programme will be released soon! The format of the day is as follows:

12pm - Registration and view artworks and makerlab

1pm - Welcome and keynote

From 1.30pm until 5.30pm there will be a mixture of plenary and parallel sessions including in-conversations, workshops, talks and case studies as well as opportunities to network and view digital artworks.

Featuring: Skills and Growth, LEP, Eagle Labs, Open XL, Siemens, Matmi, McCanns, Thrive, Sigma, Siemens, University of Salford, MMU, University of Manchester, The Audience Agency, FACT, AND Festival, Wild Rumpus and many more.

5.30pm - break for food and drinks

6.30pm Town Talk IdeasPlace – Placemaking & export

7.30pm - Questions

8.30pm - Networking drinks and close

Tickets are free and include entrance to the daytime Symposium followed by food and the Town Talk at 6.30pm. You can join us for any point of the day.


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