Fostering Innovation in Incubators A half-day workshop for programme leaders to exchange experience – on 27 June, 2018, at Cockpit Arts, Cockpit Yard, Northington Street, London WC1N 2NP.
Cockpit Arts, home to 170 small businesses, is an award-winning social enterprise and the only business incubator for craftspeople in the UK – with an outstanding support regime.
9.30 Introduction: John Whatmore, scribbler and former Nesta Associate
9.40 David Crump, Head of Business Incubation, Cockpit Arts. The issues and the approaches adopted in Cockpit Arts
10.15 Visit to the Incubator – meeting some makers
11.20 Reactions to the visit – from participants
11.45 A panel of leaders from parallel fields tell us about their approaches and experience
12.15 Discussion – Fostering innovation in incubation: ways forward
1.15 Feed-back: What did you value most and who do you want to meet again?
Places very limited. Preference will be given to programme leaders in incubators and similar co-working spaces.
Apply to John Whatmore at firstname.lastname@example.org, giving your organisation together with your role there.