About Digital Cities: Birmingham 2018

Digital Cities Birmingham returns with a new series of inspiring events across the city, many of them free, including practical, hands-on workshops, masterclasses and conferences.

BBC Digital Cities will be returning to Birmingham this year for a week-long series of events for the creative industries. Starting on Monday 24 September 2018, there will be a full schedule stripped across the week, offering insights and free digital skills training.

Partners include: BBC Writers Room, the BBC Academy and BBC School Report, a digital arts and creative Hello Culture: Remix conference at Fazeley Studios, innovation and digital technology workshops at the newly opened STEAMhouse in Digbeth, and a day of events from trail-blazing digital channel BBC Three.

A full schedule and booking will be available from 3 September. 

DayEventTime and place
24 September
BBC Skills Day: How to Make it in the Digital World

09:00 - 17:00

Creative Skillset: Open Doors Networking Evening

18:00 - 20:00

Maker Monday Evening

18:00 - 20:00
BBC Skills Day and Creative Skillset:

The Bond Company, 180 - 182 Fazeley Street, Birmingham. B5 5SE

Monday Monday Evening:

1000 Trades, 16 Frederick St, Birmingham. B1 3HE
25 September
Hello Culture: Remix Day

09:00 - 17:30
Fazeley Studios, 191 Fazeley Street, Digbeth, Birmingham. B5 5SE
26 September
STEAMhouse: Design in the Digital Age

09:00 - 20:00

BACK IN: Supporting Black Filmmakers

17:30 - 20:00

108 Digbeth, Birmingham. B5 6DT


Everyman cinema, 116 Wharfside Street, The Mailbox, Birmingham. B1 1RF
27 September
BBC Three Day

10:30 - 15:00
The Bond Company, 180 - 182 Fazeley Street, Birmingham. B5 5SE
28 September
BBC School Report Digital Cities Day

09:30 - 15:00
The Mailbox, Birmingham

Follow #DigiCities for the latest information. This page and the Digital Cities Birmingham homepage are updated regularly so keep checking back for the latest information. 

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