East Meets West: London; the Global Digital Economy

A session at Digital Shoreditch Festival 2012

  • Graeme Evans

Friday 1st June, 2012

5:00pm to 5:05pm (GMT)

Digital creatives working in ICT, media & design are polycentrically clustered in London but are also distinctive. East meets West is also a metaphor for China/Asia and the West who now compete for talent, customers and content, with cities vying for Tech & Media City status.

Questions answered :
What/Where is the digital economy; How can the Digital Economy support a Sustainable Society?

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Graeme Evans

Chair of Design, Brunel

Graeme is Professor of Design at Brunel University and was founder-director of the Cities research Institute. He advises governments, OECD and UNESCO on the creative economy and cultural planning. He is researching creative & design SMEs and innovation, how far place and space matters, and how the Digital Economy can contribute to a Sustainable Society.

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Time 5:00pm5:05pm GMT

Date Fri 1st June 2012

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Society, Talk, Expert

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