[Event] "Connecting Innovation" 26th of March 2009 - Brighton & Hove, UK
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please find below the description for "Connecting Innovation", it might be of interest to the people on the FlashLight list.
A free event for the creative and digital media industries- 26 March 2009, The Old Market, Hove
Creativity and innovation are words that are banded about but what do they really mean in practical terms and how can they be applied effectively and profitably?
This event specifically for the creative and digital media industries will look at the opportunities to work together, the
ways creativity is cultivated and how productive partnerships can be formed.
Confirmed speakers include:
Charles Leadbeater, a leading authority on innovation and creativity and
the author of “We-think: the power of mass creativity”, which charts the rise
of mass, participative approaches to innovation from science and open source
software, to computer games and political campaigning.
Ken Thompson, an expert practitioner in the area of swarming,
virtual enterprise networks, virtual professional communities and virtual teams
and has published two landmark books: “Bioteams: High Performance Teams Based
on Nature's Best Designs” and “The Networked Enterprise: Competing for the
future through Virtual Enterprise Networks”
Visit an exhibition of local artists, companies and organisations supporting the creative and digital industries
26th March 2009, the Old Market, Hove