Creative Industries event, 16 March 2011
Do you, or have you ever thought about collaborating with others to benefit your work or business?
A free interactive event organised by Co-operatives UK, Co-operatives & Mutuals Wales and Wales Co-operative Centre aimed at everyone in the Creative Industries interested in forming a co-operative.
Whether you’re into fashion or film, advertising or animation, co-operatives can help you share ideas, costs and contacts.
Where: Chapter Arts Centre, Market Road, Cardiff
When: 12.30 – 16.30, 16 March 2011
Designed for freelancers, graduates, creatives and advisors, this workshop will help you find out about co-operatives, meet potential collaborators, talk to people who’ve been there and done it and get the advice and contacts to get started.
- Network with Wales creatives interested in co-operatives and collaborating
- Hear from leading figures in the creative industries and the co-operative sector
- Meet inspirational co-operatives in the creative sectors
- Get advice and support from experienced business and collaboration specialists
- Leave armed with cracking ideas, inspiring contacts and a copy of Creative Co-operatives
The event will cover all types of co-operative from worker owned and run to not-for-profit community based co-operatives.
The event will cover some of the legal and technical issues involved in registering a Co-operative as well as some success stories from those who have already done so.
Get more information about co-operatives for the creative industries at www.uk.coop/creative.
More information about Co-operatives & Mutuals Wales at www.cooperatives-wales.coop.
Exhibition space will be available for Co-operatives and Co-operative Support bodies.
A buffet lunch will be provided.
To book a free place as a delegate or an exhibitor, please visit http://creative-cooperatives-wales.eventbrite.com/
Please download and print out our poster if you can publicise the event. Thanks!
*Speaker line-up to be confirmed