About Digital Cities Birmingham 2019

Digital Cities Birmingham returns with a new series of inspiring events across the city - many of them free - including practical 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 23 September 2019, there will be a full and varied schedule across the week, offering insights and free digital skills training.

See the schedule on the Digital Cities Birmingham homepage.

Partners include BBC WritersroomBBC Academy and BBC Young Reporter plus digital arts and creative conference, Hello Culture Remix, makes a welcome return.

Pivotal Music Conference will be taking place in the Jewellery Quarter and there will be a day of events at Millennium Point featuring ScreenSkillsBBC Asian NetworkBFINew CreativesBack In and Screen Central.

Follow #digicities and @BBCAcademy on Twitter for updates. This page and the Digital Cities homepage are updated regularly so keep checking back for the latest information.

DATE EVENT LOCATION
DIGITAL SKILLS DAY
Monday
23 September
BBC Developing Digital Skills Day:
How to make it in the digital world
09.00 – 16.15
The Bond Company
180-182 Fazeley Street
Digbeth
Birmingham B5 5SE
Open Doors: Careers In Screen
with ScreenSkills
18.00 – 20.00
The Bond Company
180-182 Fazeley Street
Digbeth
Birmingham B5 5SE
Maker Monday
18.00 – 20.00
1000 Trades
16 Frederick St
Birmingham B1 3HE
ARTS & DIGITAL DAY
Tuesday
24 September
Hello Culture Remix - Telling Tales
09.00 – 17.30
Fazeley Studios
191 Fazeley Street
Digbeth
Birmingham B5 5SE
BBC Young Reporter's STEM Careers Event
All day
BBC Birmingham
The Mailbox
Birmingham B1 1RF
CREATIVE FUTURES DAY
Wednesday
25 September
Creative Futures: how to get in and get on in the
screen and audio industries
13.30 - 20.00
Millennium Point
Curzon Street
Digbeth
Birmingham B4 7AP
Digital Storytelling In The Museum
Projection Takeover Day
10.00 - 16.00
Birmingham Museum
and Art Gallery
Chamberlain Square
Birmingham
B3 3DH
DIGITAL FUTURES DAY
Thursday
26 September
BBC Young Reporter Day
09.30 – 15.30
Millennium Point
Curzon Street
Digbeth
Birmingham B4 7AP
Transforming Narratives: Artistic Open-Call Briefing
17.30 - 19.30
STEAMhouse Lab
108 Digbeth
Birmingham
B5 6DT
MUSIC DAY
Friday
27 September
Pivotal Music Conference
10.00 - 22.00
Cost £15 per person
Various venues across
Jewellery Quarter

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