The Digital 2013 Organisers

Interactive Scotland

Growing Scotland’s digital community

17037-SE-Interactive-Scotland-Logo-lscape-v2Digital Media is a fast growing, global industry with massive potential for growth and one in which Scotland has a competitive edge. If you are a Digital Media company or are thinking about starting a business in the digital media sector Interactive Scotland can help you get where you want to be.

Interactive Scotland, a Scottish Enterprise initiative, is a targeted service designed to provide expert help and support for companies like yours across the digital media sector in Scotland.

Interactive Scotland will support Scotland to be recognised as a global leader in the design, development and use of digital media and digital technologies.

How can Interactive Scotland help?

  • Connect Scottish companies to our extensive network of key contacts based on a scoping discussion to understand your needs;
  • Broker discussions between like-minded individuals to collaborate for growth;
  • Stimulating new thinking in the sector through provoking discussion and debate; and
  • Secure increased recognition of Scotland’s strengths overseas.

If you are looking to develop your company within this market, you can access our services and resources and exploit the market opportunities available.

Join the Interactive Scotland Community to tell us more about your business and keep up to date with the latest industry news and events.

Follow us on twitter @IntScotland.  Join our LinkedIn Group

AmbITion Scotland

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AmbITion Scotland is a digital development programme specifically designed to support individuals and organisations working in the arts, culture and heritage sectors in Scotland. We help them grow in their capability, capacity, creativity and confidence to make the most of the opportunities of digital technologies.

AmbITion Scotland build capacity and capability by helping to demystify the digital world and strengthens the arts, cultural and heritage sectors skills and confidence in using digital technologies across all business functions.  We help showcase the potential of digital development for arts organisations; sharing stories and lessons learned in order to build confidence and encourage collaboration and innovation.

To do this, AmbITion Scotland provides a range of pragmatic tools: a library of online information how to guides, case studies, learning journeys and video on demand of learning events. We offer signposting to the most up to date information and innovative practice in the arts, cultural and heritage sectors. AmbITion Scotland has an online forum for individuals and businesses to connect.  The programme helps people build their skills and knowledge as well as connect in person through our event series.  AmbITion Scotland also gives direct support to cultural businesses through its Make:IT:Happen fund.

AmbITion Scotland is funded by Creative Scotland as a core piece of the Cultural Economy Programme and is designed and project managed by Culture Sparks in partnership with Rudman ConsultingSign up to our mailing list to keep up to date on our latest funding, learning and library of downloadable and on demand resources. Learn more and join the community by liking us on Facebook or following us on Twitter #getambition.

Supporting Agencies

Pufferfish Displays

Pufferfish logo WhitePufferfish Displays Ltd develops dynamic digital display systems and offers a full range of both passive and interactive media services to complement our products. Our mission is to produce and provide unique multimedia platforms that are practical, innovative and reliable. Our specialist spherical display systems, PufferSpheres, constitute a unique range of easy-to-deploy full 360-degree viewing windows suitable for use across a wide range of industries and applications.

From large scale live production to intimate bijou events, experiential branding to innovative advertising and research to education, we are always looking for opportunities to introduce more people to a different way of thinking about the use of video in public.

Visit Pufferfish Displays

Scottish Games NetworkSGN-Logo-(Digital-Version)The Scottish Games Network is an over-arching organisation which brings together everything relevant to the interactive entertainment sector in Scotland. Covering academia, business, culture and consumer issues, the Scottish Games Network is a focal point and community for the rapidly evolving industry.

The Scottish Games Network encompasses and supports all of the cultural, creative, academic, governmental and other organisations, which support, promote and are involved in the videogames sector in Scotland. The network provides the only open and publicly accessible range of channels dedicated to the issues affecting the games industry as it exists in Scotland.

Scottish Games is proudly independent and strives to be the authoritative source for all news and information related to the games sector as well as giving every participant a platform to ask questions, network and find out more about video games and interactive entertainment in Scotland.

Visit The Scottish Games Network

StudentDesigners.com

Student Designers designed and developed the website for Digital2013. Student Designers is made up of a group of people passionate about design education. They are dedicated to narrowing the gap between education & industry, collaborative working and creative entrepreneurship.
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