Event Name: Creative Communities Igniting Change
Event Location: Northern and Western Regional Assembly, Ballaghaderreen, Co. Roscommon
Event Date: 22nd July 2016
The Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation Mary Mitchell O’ Connor opened the conference, the pinnacle of which was the launch of the CCIC Toolkit by Dr. Paddy Tobin, Head of the Centre for Creative Arts and Media, GMIT. Speakers at the event shared very practical examples of how creative workspaces can act as hotbeds of new creative businesses.
International fashion designer Una Burke and serial entrepreneur tech investor Shane Deasy, founder of Bitbuzz were among the guest speakers.
The event was organised by Roscommon LEADER, with support from their CCIC Irish partners Momentum Marketing Services.
LEARNING FROM INSPIRING CREATIVE COMMUNITIES
LEARNING FROM INSPIRING CREATIVE ENTREPRENEURS