Digital Cities Virtual: Jobs, Schemes & Opportunities

Online (virtual event)

Find out from ScreenSkills and partners about the current trainee schemes, apprenticeships, work placements and job opportunities. ScreenSkills is the UK skills organisation for TV, film, VFX, animation and games.

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Instagram: What it takes to make it – with Angels of the North

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Get the inside track on why the hair salon behind BBC Three’s hit series Angels of the North set out to become the most ‘instagrammable’ in the North East. Salon boss Sammyjo and her mum Bev talk to presenter Katie Thistleton about propelling their Gateshead Longlox business into the spotlight and the stress and mental health challenges they face since becoming […]

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Why is TV failing people with disabilities and what are we doing about it?

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A proactive look at what is being done to make TV more accessible to people with disabilities. In recent months the TV industry has become palpably aware of its failure to represent and include people with disabilities at all stages and roles in production. From the ‘Doubling Disability initiative’ to new channel guidelines – many […]

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BBC Academy: Everything you need to know about reaching audiences on Twitter

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Social media guru Jo Booth reveals how to make your tweet stand out among the 6,000 tweets that are sent globally every second. Jo is director and head trainer of a social media agency that have a wide repertoire of TV clients, including: Five Guys A Week, Hospital, Line of Duty, and Cbeebies. As a social media educator, […]

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BBC Sport: A summer of short form

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Want to make awesome digital videos for BBC Sport? Join Martin Richardson, Assistant Editor of BBC Sport Interactive, to hear how his short form team have covered this summer's big sporting events.

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Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games – how to be part of the live broadcast

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Meet the team that bring the games to a worldwide audience and find out about opportunities to work on this huge sporting event. Sunset+Vine, the leading sports television production company and Host Broadcaster of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games, is partnering with Create Central, WMCA and Solihull College to deliver their Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games […]

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Digital Cities: Portfolios for Screen

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The screen industries are visual and when an employer or client is looking to take you on in a role they will often want to see a portfolio of your work. It can be difficult to start thinking about what to include and advice varies from person to person! Essentially a portfolio should show your […]

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Creative Conversations Live in Bolton

Absolute Agency 208 Lee Lane, Horwich, Bolton, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom

Great words and amazing visuals. Bringing the two together is what we strive to do in our day jobs but what happens when we bring them together for a night of creative discussion? Join Absolute Agency on the 25th November for their second night of creative conversation and deep discussion. This time they’re discussing the […]

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BBC Digital Cities

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Digital Cities Virtual returns in January 2022 for another fantastic lineup of ONLINE events for people working in or interested in TV and related creative industries. The BBC will be teaming up with top UK media organisations to deliver a varied schedule of amazing FREE events for people who work in, or want to work […]

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Digital Skills Festival

Manchester Digital 127 Portland St,, Manchester, United Kingdom

Manchester Digital is the voice of Greater Manchester’s tech and digital sector. The Skills Festival uses that voice to bring the industry together to learn, develop and network with one another. 2022 will see the Festival delivered as a hybrid series of events, bigger than ever with more businesses in the industry coming together with […]

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