Category: Past events

Winchester School of Art – Creativity, Innovation and Disruption event

David Gauntlett – presentation and discussion: Creativity, innovation and disruption Winchester School of Art Graphics Building, Seminar room 7-8 28 November 2012, 4.00-5.30pm All welcome, free admission, no tickets In this talk, David Gauntlett will consider creative and innovative practice as […] 

Our final report now published

From February to September 2012 we ran a programme of events and built a network, funded by the UK’s Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) as part of the first phase of their Digital Transformations programme. The project initiated a […] 

#digitaltrans: The collected tweets

Participants at our four events have produced literally hundreds of tweets, with the hashtag #digitaltrans, containing useful links to relevant resources, and creating a record of the most memorable things said and experienced in the workshops. The tweets from each […] 

Community-powered digital transformations in learning workshop, 21 June 2012

Community-powered digital transformations in learning workshop 21 June 2012 University College London How can we use digital tools to explore knowledge in new ways, and translate ideas and materials into digital arenas in order to gain new understandings? How can […] 

Designing for community-powered digital transformations workshop, 15 May 2012

Designing for community-powered digital transformations workshop 15 May 2012 Tate Britain, London Digital transformations mean that cultural and media organisations now find themselves in a new environment in which communities of participants interact to create, curate, organise and support cultural experiences. This […] 

Henry Jenkins – talk and discussion, 15 May 2012

We are delighted that Professor Henry Jenkins, of the University of Southern California, author of Convergence Culture, will be speaking about his new book Spreadable Media at a Digital Transformations event at the University of Westminster in London. Professor Jenkins will give a […] 

Our events

The project featured a series of events, plus online discussion and collaborative activities. The four events were: 29 March 2012: Digital transformations in production and creativity workshop, at University of Westminster, London How can the creativity of interested communities be […] 

Business models, rights and ownership workshop, 20 April 2012

Digital transformations in business models, rights and ownership workshop 20 April 2012 The British Library, London Digital transformations mean that cultural and media organisations now find themselves in a new environment in which communities of participants interact to create, curate, organise and […] 

After our first event – the blogs

Our first workshop on 29 March was a great success. Happily in the modern age, you don’t have to write up your own event because the world of lovely bloggers and tweeters do it for you. So here are some […] 

Are DJs curators (and vice-versa)?

The word ‘curator’ gets used liberally these days to talk about stuff people do on the web. But does that devalue the term? Is there any way what someone does on Facebook is comparable to the years of training and […]