ABOUT OUR ALLIANCES
Our CCIC Alliances bring together key stakeholders involved in supporting, promoting and working in the creative sectors for example these may include:
- Higher Education and Vocational Education bodies with specific creative industries and entrepreneurship experience
- Creative industry networks and clusters/Prominent creative entrepreneurs from different disciplines.
- Local Government/Council Local enterprise agencies and economic development bodies
- Community organisatons & networks Arts and culture bodies
- Youth organisations
- Social inclusion bodies
- Property owners and investors
Our project has established four Creative Community Alliances to date – what follows is an introduction to these Alliances, some of the actions they are working to achieve and contact details should you like to find out more or join in!
CCIC ALLIANCE – IRELAND
The CCIC Alliance in Ireland is lead by Roscommon Leader Partnership with support from Momentum Marketing Services. Stakeholders in the Alliance include local authorities, local training organisations and enterprise agencies and specifically those in these organisations who involved in supporting the creative sector.
Interested in finding out more or joining this Alliance?
Amanda Mee, Roscommon Leader Partnership – 086 0460046
Orla Casey, Momentum – 071 9623500
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