Network is the Centre for the Creative and Cultural Economy at Queen Mary University of London (QMUL). It has been built on existing creative economy connections at QMUL established through Creativeworks London, London Creative and Digital Fusion, and through research activities in its School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science, Centre for Commercial Law Studies, School of Geography, School of English and Drama, School of Business and Management, and People’s Palace Projects.
Network supports the growth of a strong, sustainable and socially inclusive creative economy in partnership with researchers, creative practitioners, entrepreneurs, private companies, cultural organisations and policymakers across a range of projects, events and studies.
Network has the capacity and the experience to support the development of cross-disciplinary approaches to pressing challenges within the creative economy.
Network can bring particular experience and expertise to collaboration, cocreated research, and the support of creative-economy innovation in East London and the Thames Estuary.
Network will build new partnerships, helping researchers and creative economy business that could benefit from collaborating to find each other.
Network is committed to working in close partnership with Schools, with relevant Centres and professional services teams across QMUL.