Creative Skillset is the Scottish lead partner for ‘Honeycomb – Creative Works’, a cross-border and cross-regional support programme aimed at maximising the economic potential of the burgeoning creative industries sector.
The programme will be delivered in partnership with the University of Ulster, and Dundalk Institute of Technology. Creative Skillset’s Scottish partners include Creative Scotland, MG Alba, Screen HI, and the University of West of Scotland.
The partner organisations have identified a range of activities which will be delivered over a three year period across the eligible area. These are grouped around four specific themes which are Research, Networking, Skills Development and Seed Funding.
that Creative Skillset already plays a pivotal role in developing creative talent throughout Scotland, adding:
“The Honeycomb – Creative Works programme will deliver skills and networking opportunities to companies and practitioners in the digital content sector, thereby increasing competitiveness and stimulating growth., in addition to networking and skills, research and seed funding would also help eligible companies become more competitive in the global marketplace.