Music +, the mentoring scheme run by the Scottish Music Centre, piloted an innovative project funded by AmbITion Scotland, the digital development programme designed by Rudman Consulting. They looked at ways of cutting organisational and mentee carbon emissions, through developing and offering online distance learning. Read more about their achievements!
Applied Arts Scotland (AAS) is a membership organisation which supports the professional development of Scottish applied artists. AAS is going through fundamental change in the way it delivers its services and received Make:IT:Happen funds to take the opportunity to rethink communication and administration systems in order to be efficient and environmentally responsible. Please read more below on our Sustainable […]
Youth Theatre Arts Scotland aims to transform lives through youth theatre by providing inspiring participatory opportunities for young people and by connecting, supporting and training the professionals who work with them. Our project was to develop a new online presence: a richer website which is easier to navigate and provides a welcoming and informative entry point […]
Local Voices is a Community Interest Company formed in 2013 seeking to connect communities with their local traditions, primarily through songs and the use of archive resources. The company’s two co-directors are experienced folklorists, as well as singers and performers that have carried out workshops with schoolchildren in the Dundee and Angus areas with around 900 […]
On behalf of The 2020 Climate Group (@2020climategrp), it was a real privilege for me to interview Lady Susan Rice, of Lloyds Banking Group, about the importance of #climatejustice and what the Lloyds Banking Group is doing internally around reducing business travel. She speaks also about how the group is helping client businesses to make […]
Edinburgh International Film Festival aims to showcase the best filmmaking from around the world and invite audiences to celebrate cinema in Edinburgh. EIFF’s project was to create and develop a year-round digital content strategy to raise awareness of the Festival and grow audiences, providing rich content to engage and drive existing and potential attendees. Please […]
According to data from the Technology Strategy Board, the internet economy is already a crucial pillar of the UK’s overall economic strength and is rapidly growing in importance. The figures show that growth currently stands at 10 per cent a year and that the digital economy will account for 10 per cent of total UK […]
With the increasingly digital expectations of Generation Z; the growing importance in how research and knowledge exchange impacts society and commerce; and increased pressure to generate new income streams, the publicly-funded higher education sector faces the challenge of transforming to keep up with paradigm shifts. Shifts such as institutional attitudes moving from private and closed […]