Combined Authorities, Devolution Deals, Metro Mayors and West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA)
The West Midlands Economy: Access to Growth – Paul Forrest, West Midlands Economic Forum, 03 Oct 2015
Productivity in Focus – Midlands and Midlands Scorecard; Paul Forrest, Midlands Economic Forum, 17 Sept 2015
Productivity in Focus – Mark Beatson, Chief Economist, CIPD & Vicky Pryce, Chief Economist CEBR, 17 Sept 2015
Dr Suntharalingam and Adelle Webster have used significant computer technology in Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTP) programmes which feature highly in engaging graduates with industries such as AGA Rangemaster, GlassDomain, STI-Europe, Seymour Harris Architects. Read more about their achievements and partnerships.
Angela Burman established her business, Burman Bears back in 2009. The passion and drive behind her work is endless and one of her favourite quotes is “bears need people and people need bears”. Read more about Burman Bears and the fantasy mohair characters that Angela creates.
Monique Lee is an award winning MA Fashion Design graduate from London College of Fashion. In December 2012, Monique Lee Millinery for conceptual and couture hats was launched. Read the relevant case study by Beverley Nielsen.
James Plant is an award-winning British designer, working across a range of design disciplines. He is the co-founder of luxury-contemporary and award winning homeware brand Plant & Moss. Read the relevant case study by Beverley Nielsen.
Sara Page started her business, Sara Page Design, in 2012.The past three years have been quite a journey for her and keeps moving forward with some exciting plans in progress. Read the relevant case study by Beverley Nielsen.
Jack Row established his business designing and making luxury writing instruments and accessories in November 2011. He runs his business with his partner, whose brand, Lauren Elizabeth, designs and sells handmade contemporary jewellery. Read the relevant case study by Beverley Nielsen.
Rebecca and Craig realised that all they wanted to do is create their own pieces and chose Birmingham to be the base of their business. Their business keeps growing and they have exciting plans for the future. Read the relevant case study by Beverley Nielsen.
Birmingham Made Me Living Labs is providing BCU students with opportunities for employability and entrepreneurship. Application Deadline -Sunday 12th of October. Download the PDF for to find out how you can get involved.
Read Beverley Nielsen’s latest Blog Post
A report by the Design Commission, co-authored by Vicky Price. This inaugural report explores the link between the UK’s national design capacity, and economic growth in the 21st century.
by Adam Crews and Lovedeep Vaid
Notes of Idea Birmingham Meeting – 23rd January 2014 Notes of Idea Birmingham Meeting – 20th February 2014 Notes of Birmingham Made Me Planning Meeting – 11th February 2014
To download the Birmingham Made Me Jobs Fair flyer showing all the events and activities taking place at Millennium Point from 6-9 May, click here.