Tuesday, 29 May 2012

Getting the most out of marketing..The Enterprise Club 11/6/12

Creative Calderdale Presents Tony Brook The future for designers in the digital age

Creative Calderdale Presents Tony Brook
President of AGI (Alliance Graphique Internationale) and Internationally acclaimed Creative Director

The future for designers in the digital age

Tues 26th June 2012, 6 – 9pm
The Elsie Whiteley Innovation Centre, Hopwood Lane, Halifax, HX1 5ER

Creative Calderdale is delighted to announce that our headline speaker in June will be Halifax-born and internationally acclaimed designer and creative director, Tony Brook.
As the UK President of AGI (Alliance Graphique Internationale) and founding partner of one of London’s top creative studio’s, ‘Spin’; Tony is more than well placed to share with us his thoughts on what the future holds for designers in the digital age.
With an impressive line-up of clients that include, Channel 4, Nike, Levi’s and the Design Museum, Tony has won national and international awards in identity design, print, television and cinema graphics, web design, poster design and typography.  He set up his acclaimed creative studio ‘Spin’ in 1992 and joined forces with Adrian Shaughnessy in 2009 to establish ‘Unit Editions’, a publishing company specialising in visual culture.
An expert in design, Tony also lectures nationally and internationally, is the external examiner for the MA Brand Identity course at the London College of Communications, and has recently curated ‘Wim Crouwel : A graphic odyssey’ – a major retrospective of the Dutch master’s work currently on show at the Design Museum in London.
An exciting, charismatic and insightful speaker, this event will be essential for anyone wanting to ensure that they are one step ahead in a digital future.
The event is free to creative, digital, and cultural industry professionals.

18:00-19:00     Hot food and registration
19:00-19:30     Welcome and opening pitches
19:30- 20:30    Tony Brook
20:30- Late      Networking

To register to attend visit http://www.creativecalderdale.co.uk/.  

Tuesday, 15 May 2012

Financing your business - 28/5/12-The Enterprise Club

Thinking of starting a business?
Come along to Leeds Central Library's Enterprise Club
The spring / summer series of talks has started
the next session runs on
Monday 28th May
6pm - 7.45pm

Topic -
Financing your BusinessPresented by The Business Enteprise Fund
The Enterprise club provides an opportunity to network and access information, support and advice on starting and running a business from set-up onwards.

To find out more and book into the workshops contact:

Business and Patent Information Services
Tel: 0113 2478266
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The Enterprise Club runs at:
Leeds Central Library
3rd Floor Meeting Room
Calverley Street


 Financing your business
                      Presented by

  The Business Enterprise
The Enterprise

 Financing your business
                      Presented by

  The Business Enterprise

Wednesday, 2 May 2012

16th May Leeds Inventors Group -visit to Fablab Airedale

May's meeting. As you can see this one is not taking place in the usual central library venue - we're visiting Fab Lab Airedale in Keighley.
The address is 
Fab Lab Airedale
Unit 24,
Dalton Mill
Dalton Lane
BD21 4JH
There is parking on site. If you're travelling from the centre of Leeds by public transport there's a train leaving Leeds at 17.26 which arrives in Keighley at 17.51 and Fab Lab is approx 5 mins walk from the station (see attached map). Once at Dalton Mills turn left after the arch of the Dalton Mills complex. 
Could you please let us know as soon as you can if you are planning to attend so that we can get an idea of numbers.
If you need any further info please get in touch.

Business & Patent Information Services
Central Library
Calverley Street
Tel: 0113 2478266
Fax: 0113 2478268

Sheffield Inventors Group 14th May

Next Sheffield Inventors Group is Mon 14 May from 6pm

Guest speaker is Russell Copley of Angels Den "Raising Business Growth Investment - Alternatives to Bank Finance"

Reference and Information Library
Central Library
Surrey Street
S1 1XZ
Tel: 0114 2734736
email: information.library@sheffield.gov.uk