The Conservative Arts and Creative Industries Network returns to Birmingham to host its annual Creative Fringe Conference as part of Conservative Party Conference 2018.
12:45 - Registration opens
13:15 - Panel 1: Creative Hubs in the West Midlands - Sponsored by the Association of British Orchestras
Chair: Damian Collins MP, Chair of CACIN & Chair of the DCMS Select Committee Stephen Maddock, CEO, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra Caroline Norbury, CEO, Creative England Martin Sutherland, CEO, Coventry City of Culture 2021
14:15 - Damian Collins MP in conversation with Sir Peter Bazalgette - Sponsored by PACT
15:00 - Coffee break
15:30 - Panel 2: The Future of Content, what will we see, feel and hear in 10 years' time - Sponsored by the Creative Coalition Campaign
With a break to watch the Secretary of State's conference speech.
Chair: Damian Collins MP, Chair of CACIN & Chair of the DCMS Select Committee Sara Geater, Chair, PACT & COO, All3Media Chester King, Founder & CEO, British Esports Association Anna Mallett, COO & Managing Director, Production, BBC Studios Andrew Smith, Corporate Affairs Director, Pinewood Group
17:00 - Damian Collins MP in conversation with the Rt. Hon Jeremey Wright MP