Before a capacity audience of delegates from the creative industries and beyond, Manchester welcomed the Creative Industries Federation to its iconic Whitworth Art Gallery on Monday 27th April to kick off our programme of UK Roadshow events.
You can view highlights of the event here.
Or see a video of the full event here.
Keynote Speech from:
Tom Bloxham MBE - Chairman, Urban Splash
Sir Peter Bazalgette - Chair, Arts Council England
Lou Cordwell - CEO, Magnetic North
Malcolm Garrett - Creative Director, Images&Co and Co-founder, Design Manchester
Charles Lauder - Chair, Contact Theatre
Helen Bullough - Head of CBBC Productions
The panel was chaired by John Kampfner, CEO, Creative Industries Federation and Dr Maria Balshaw, Director, the Whitworth and Manchester City Galleries.