TownTalk 6 speakers announced

Tuesday 13th February 2018 at Macclesfield Town Hall Weave host Sarah Bird of Wild Rumpus cultural events company will introduce Cynthia Nitikin from New York based Project for Public Spaces (PPS – the central hub of the global Placemaking movement), Roxy Robinson of Blue Dot Festival and David Gooda Chair

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Audience of the Future £33m Challenge Fund

Expressions of interest are sought for innovators and researchers to attend a workshop in Manchester on 5th Feb in relation to the proposed £33M challenge fund for Audience of the Future   As outlined in page 76 of the “Industrial Strategy”: Audience of the future, up to £33m*– Immersive technologies such as

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TownTalk 5 Design Money Confirmed

Design Money – TownTalk 5 – Design Manchester Festival 2017 Thursday 12th October 6:30pm until 9pm Design Manchester Festival – Co-Op Federation House, Federation St. Manchester M4 2AH A panel of expert’s debate “How to grow your creative company?” For companies across the creative industries and technology sectors, looking to sweat their assets, develop

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Fourth ‘Weave Town Talk’ event to feature Wayne Hemingway

World-renowned designer Wayne Hemingway MBE, will be the headline speaker at the fourth Weave Town Talk on Thursday, September 7 at Macclesfield Town Hall. The community-themed event will offer a rare insight into some of the leading creative minds helping to shape our urban future, and examine how to involve

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Third ‘Weave Town Talk’ event to focus on digital skills

Grab the chance to learn how the north west is leading the way on developing the digital economy. The third event in the Weave Town Talks programme will showcase how the region has pioneered the growth of expertise in digital skills. The event will be held at Macclesfield Town Hall,

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TownTalk 2 videos now available

If you missed TownTalk 2 please take a look at the videos of the two keynote speakers – Steve Stopps talking about the Arch Creatives games design incubator project in Leamington and Carl Taylor on Wayra incubator in Oldham, plus video of the Q&A session at the end; all on the

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TownTalk 1 videos now available

Videos of the 2 keynote speakers are now live on our Weave YouTube channel. Featuring Arthur Parsons of TT Games and Paul Gouge of Playdemic. Thanks to Weave members Media Four for filming the event and editing the films.

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Over 100 attend first Weave TownTalk

The first of a series of six TownTalks drew an enthusiastic audience of would-be game developers and those already in the industry, all eager to hear the stories behind the success of TT Games and Playdemic, plus a lively Q&A panel session hosted by Jeff Coghlan of Matmi. Thanks to

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Cheshire East’s video games design expertise to be highlighted at first Weave ‘town talk’ event

Leading figures from the games design industry will be taking part in ‘Virtual Play’ – a free event to celebrate the sector’s achievements and promote Cheshire East to new and established talent. The event at Macclesfield Town Hall, May 4 at 6.30pm, will feature high-profile speakers including head of design

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Taskforce launched to promote the creative and digital sector

Cheshire East Council’s Skills and Growth Company has created a new taskforce to boost the creative and digital sector across the borough. Called the Weave network, the industry-led group will promote the sector, address skills gaps and help ensure creative and digital businesses can continue to flourish. Cheshire East is

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