We would like to invite you to a Creative Renfrewshire Network Conference in Paisley Town Hall

Thursday 25 October – 12.30 – 4pm.

This is a FREE event.

Keynote speakers will address the conference on Cultural Planning – with specific relevance to grassroots influence on cultural strategy.

The conference will:

– continue to give local cultural organisations / individuals the opportunity to communicate

– focus on practical support through workshops in marketing and social media, business development, fundraising and the development of an exciting new film project that will profile local cultural activity in Renfrewshire.

Schedule for the afternoon:

12:30 – 13:00 – Welcome and Registration

13:00 – 13:30 – Keynote Speakers – Gayle McPherson UWS / Tommy Crummy Prestonpans

Cultural Planning / Lisa Whytock The Spree 2013

13:40 – 14:20 – Workshop 1 – Film Making – ‘The Pattern’

Workshop 2 – Fundraising – ‘Raising the Cash’

14:20 – 14:35 – Refreshments

14:40 – 15:20 – Workshop 3 – Business Development – ‘Creativity Pays’

Workshop 4 – Marketing and Social Media – ‘Creative Marketing’

15:30 – 16:00 – Networking

Please bring any promotional material for display / distribution round the main hall.

This is a fantastic opportunity to get together and share plans and strategies, look for opportunities for collaboration and partnership and to provide inspiration as we strive towards an even better cultural landscape in Renfrewshire.

We hope you will be able to attend and would be grateful if you could pass this information on to any other individual or organisation who may also have an interest in attending this conference.

Please let us know how many places you require – and an indication of which 2 workshops you would like to attend.

If you require any further information please contact – Elise Kelly

Email: [email protected]

on behalf of the Creative Renfrewshire Network