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News from StoryFutures and StoryFutures Academy

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EM3 LEP gives £1m boost to StoryFutures' business network impacted by COVID-19
EM3 LEP gives £1m boost to StoryFutures' business network impacted by COVID-19

StoryFutures Creative Cluster, November 25th 2020

Enterprise M3 LEP has invested £900,000 in StoryFutures to help SMEs in the immersive and creative tech sectors recover and thrive following the impact of COVID-19.

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Seed Funding R&D Call
Seed Funding R&D Call

StoryFutures Creative Cluster, November 18th 2020

StoryFutures is excited to announce a seed funding call to enable up to 8 new collaborative projects between academic experts and SMEs based in our region. We have £8k available for each project to be split between the academic and the company.

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StoryLab call: Immersive experiences for a new Children’s Palace in Shenzhen, China
StoryLab call: Immersive experiences for a new Children’s Palace in Shenzhen, China

StoryFutures Creative Cluster, November 12th 2020

StoryFutures is looking to appoint 6 creative immersive companies in the London and Gateway Cluster region for a tight turn-around export and R&D programme.

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Roald Dahl's Marvellous Children’s Charity Challenge
Roald Dahl's Marvellous Children’s Charity Challenge

StoryFutures Creative Cluster, October 29th 2020

StoryFutures and Roald Dahl Marvellous Children’s Charity, which provides specialist nurses and support to seriously ill children, are excited to announce our new £40,000 StoryLab commission: ‘transition of care through immersive storytelling’.

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StoryFutures at the Festival of Digital Disruption 2020
StoryFutures at the Festival of Digital Disruption 2020

StoryFutures Creative Cluster, October 29th 2020

StoryFutures has once again joined up with ConnectTVT to feature in their Festival of Digital Disruption 2020

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Current, Rising: The first Hyper-Reality Opera
Current, Rising: The first Hyper-Reality Opera

StoryFutures Creative Cluster, October 7th 2020

The Royal Opera House (ROH) is putting on the first “hyper-reality opera”, Current, Rising, at the Linbury theatre in November, allowing audience members to step inside a production and have a “multi-sensory” experience involving sight, sound and touch, as well as “4D effects” such as wind.

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StoryFutures shortlisted for THE Awards 2020
StoryFutures shortlisted for THE Awards 2020

StoryFutures Creative Cluster, September 10th 2020

The team at StoryFutures are delighted to share with you that we have been shortlisted for the reputed Times Higher Education Awards (THE Awards) for Knowledge Exchange/Transfer Initiative Of The Year 2020!

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Mobile E-Commerce for Post-COVID19 Museums-Graduate Internship
Mobile E-Commerce for Post-COVID19 Museums-Graduate Internship

StoryFutures Creative Cluster, July 15th 2020

Internship opportunity: Museums and galleries across the world are facing various challenges as they are reopening their doors to the public amid the evolving COVID19 crisis. When they do re-open, museum shops are looking to a) ensure visitors on-site are able to shop safely and b) increase online sales.

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StoryFutures latest fellowships announced: Immersive Heritage, Haptics and Performance
StoryFutures latest fellowships announced: Immersive Heritage, Haptics and Performance

StoryFutures Creative Cluster, June 18th 2020

StoryFutures is thrilled to announce five new Immersive Storytelling Fellowship projects with industry-leading SMEs

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StoryFutures/Presents #2 with Christian Cherene, BeAnotherLab
StoryFutures/Presents #2 with Christian Cherene, BeAnotherLab

StoryFutures Creative Cluster, June 17th 2020

Our second livestream on the future of storytelling with Christian Cherene, BeAnotherLab, 25th June 4pm

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