The Big Creative UK Summit on: Creative Skills

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What’s Next for Creative Skills?

The Big Creative UK Summit Programme

In an ever-changing social and technological landscape, what are the creative skills of the future? Join The Big Creative UK Summit – virtually or in-person – to be at the heart of this conversation. 

Our programme unites young talent, industry leaders, policymakers and education providers, as we discuss how the Creative Industries are supporting the development of the next generation of imagineers and the evolution of new creative skills. 


Wed 6 March – From Critical Thinking to Chat GPT

Design thinking, user experience, and interaction between humans and technology – are these the skills of our future creative economy? If so, how can we build a universal creative education that makes these accessible to all? Brought to you by The Open University.


Wed 6 March (In-person) | Thurs 7 March (Online) – The Change Starts with Us 

How do we reach, engage, and nurture diverse talent? Hear from those who know best in the rising stars who have broken into industry through talent initiatives, grassroots organisations, and mentoring programmes. Brought to you by the Mayor of London and presented in partnership with the Mayor’s Cultural Leadership Board.


Thurs 7 March – Your Business, The Future, and the Creative Skills You Need 

Industry employers, higher education specialists and sector analysts unite to reveal the creative skills your organisation needs. Both now and in the future, how can we together ensure graduates are equipped for our sector? Brought to you by The Open University.


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