Wed 13 February 2019 14:00-17:00 - Professor Stuart Hall Building, Room 304
Our creativity allows us to come up with hundreds of fresh ideas every single day – but rarely do we make the time and space to develop them into a reality. This interactive workshop session led by SYNAPSE provides the opportunity to explore your skills base and ambitions, allowing you to take those first steps into forging your idea into as realistic business idea.
Bring ideas or come with none and discover what you really want to in this session.
Adrian De La Court (he/him) and Sian Prime (she/her) are lecturers and innovators at the Goldsmiths Institution for Creative and Cultural Entrepreneurship (ICCE).
Adrian De La Court has a background as a fine artist and contemporary dancer, touring internationally, allowing him to build an impressive portfolio int he creative industries. He has been a freelance arts consultant for many years and is a qualified life coach, producer, director, choreographer and visual artist.
Sian Prime (she/her) is the deputy director of ICCE, and has worked over the years to develop and implement approached to business advice for creative and social enterprises. She currently directs the MA Creative and Cultural Entrepreneurship. In the past, her expertise has allowed her to co-run a £15 million seed fund for Nesta Innovation Foundation to support the Creative Industries.
Together, Sian and Adrian have developed SYNAPSE service that is available to all students (and staff) at Goldsmiths and develops entrepreneurial thinking and potential. She, with Adrian De La Court, developed a blended learning approach to training mentors and curriculum/approaches to mentoring people wishing to develop careers in the creative industries and develop an online support network and learning space.
Sessions are open to all and children are welcome. Please register your interest here.
To inquire about travel costs or childcare costs being covered, email firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.