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Brighton Fuse article in Financial Times

  Here is as an article about Brighton Fuse in today’s Financial Times – http://www.wiredsussex.com/Fusebox/FT-FutureFiftySchemes.pdf    

The Brighton/Cherokee Nation Digital Cultural Exchange Project

Brighton Fuse isn’t just concerned with mapping the size, shape and flavour of the Creative, Digital and IT sector. It’s also looking to the future. The Brighton/Cherokee Nation Digital Cultural Exchange is part of an experimental strand of the research that investigates the development of communication, collaboration and co-creation skills driven by digital technologies. The Brighton/Cherokee Nation Digital Cultural Exchange project is an ambitious experiment in using digital media to drive a cultural exchange project. Two secondary schools in Brighton and Hove and three schools in the Cherokee Nation, Oklahoma, are getting to know each other through the use of digital technologies to communicate, collaborate and co-create. This video shows the Brighton launch event where 40+ year 8 children mashed up their interpretations of their cultures with help from artists SDNA.

Lighting Brighton’s Fuse

Original article published by Crunch Accounting, 8 April 2011. It’s great to hear about the launch of ‘Brighton Fuse’ – a new £1 million government funded initiative which aims to further fuel the growth of the city.  

StartUp Britain

Original article published by Department for Business Innovation & Skills, 28 March 2011 Groundbreaking campaigns and projects announced to help inspire and support new businesses in the UK.  

Fuse lit for digital expansion

Original article published by University of Brighton, 28 March 2011 A £1m grant has been awarded to expand the creative, digital and IT sector in Brighton and Hove.

Brighton Fuse: a Unique Project for a Unique City

Original article published by Wired Sussex, 28 March 2011 Brighton Fuse is a 2-year, million pound project aimed at supporting and enhancing the connections between artists and creative practioners in the city and the digital, media and technology cluster.

Brighton Fuse

Original article published by Centre for Research in Innovation Management Brighton Fuse is a 2-year, million pound, AHRC funded project aimed at supporting and enhancing the connections between artists and creative practitioners.