Mainframe Awards 2019
Wednesday 27th February 5.30-8.30pm at QuAD
Not just for for those who have submitted a nomination (although we really hope you'll join us if you have!).
As we've planned an evening of networking and an inspiring talk for anyone in the digital & creative sectors. We will also be making the all important Mainframe Awards 2019 shortlist announcements!
John Newbigin OBE, Chairperson of Creative England
John will be sharing his thoughts on the power of regional creativity and the creative economy. He will also talk about the work that Creative England do and there will be a chance to ask some questions in the Q&A.
John has worked at Channel 4 Television as Head of Corporate Relations, Special Advisor at the Department for Culture, Media and Sport and Policy Advisor to the leader of the opposition. He also has extensive Board experience, which includes being Founder and Chairman of Creative England Ltd, and a trustee of Battersea Arts Centre and Whitechapel Gallery.
In 2015, John was awarded an OBE for 'services to creative industries and the arts' and is an Honorary Professor at Hong Kong University.
5.30pm: Sign In, Refreshments, Networking
6.15pm: Keynote Speaker, John Newbigin OBE
7.00pm: Mainframe Awards 2019 - Shortlist
8.30pm: Event Ends