Hey, UK! Kickstarter + The Guardian are hosting five talks, just for you.

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Since our UK launch in 2012, we’ve been (delightfully) overwhelmed with the number of brilliant creative projects coming from communities all over the UK. And on the heels of passing £100 million in funding for UK projects, we’re excited to announce a new partnership with Guardian Live, featuring a series of five talks to be held in London and Edinburgh from July through November.

Each talk is centered around a specific creative category — including Games, Arts, Design, and Technology — and will provide tips and best practices for how to craft a great campaign and rally a community around a project. Some incredible UK creators will be joining us onstage to discuss their experiences using Kickstarter and to answer questions from the audience.

More details below — we hope to see you there!

 

Making a Games Project 


Host: Luke Crane, Head of Games at Kickstarter
Special Guests: Creators of Fabulous Beasts and Yooka-Laylee 
Date: Thursday 14 July 2016, 7–8:30pm 
Location: The Guardian, London, N1 9GU 
Get tickets here.

 

Making a Performing Arts Project 


Host: Carrie Rees, Arts Outreach Consultant at Kickstarter
Date: Monday 15 August 2016, 7:45–9:15pm 
Location: Piccolo Theatre, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD 
Get tickets here.

 

Making a Design Project 


Host: Heather Corcoran, Design & Technology Outreach Consultant at Kickstarter
Special guests: Creators of MOON and Poligon
Date: Thursday 15 September 2016, 7–8:30pm 
Location: The Guardian, London, N1 9GU 
Get tickets here.

 

Making an Art Project 


Host: Victoria Rogers, Senior Arts & Photography Outreach Lead at Kickstarter
Special guests: Creators of The Corner Shop and from The Royal Academy of Arts
Date: Thursday 6 October 2016, 7–8:30pm 
Location: The Guardian, London, N1 9GU 
Get tickets here.

 

Making a Technology Project 


Host: Heather Corcoran, Design & Technology Outreach Consultant
Special guests: Creators of doppel and Touch Board
Date: Thursday 3 November 2016, 7–8:30pm 
Location: The Guardian, London, N1 9GU 
Get tickets here.

 

 

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    1. Team Turquoise on

      Hey Kickstarter! Just to let you know, The Guardian have the Technology Project event listed as taking place at The Guardian, London, N1 9GU - for a minute I thought it meant a team trip to Edinburgh! We're really looking forward to being involved! Georgina @ doppel

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      Hey Georgina & Team Turquoise! Thanks for the note. We've corrected the location above!

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    27. Steven Sweeney on

      What's with all the spammers?? Idiots. Anyway, really looking owing forward to the events!

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      DS on

      Hi
      Will these events recorded then stream later?

    29. Jack Millington on

      Hi! These sessions look great. Are there any plans for anything in Fashion & Accessories? Alternatively anyone in the UK I can get advice from? Thanks, Jack

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      Steve Baines on

      Hope you will stream these, or make them available for download afterwards.
      Not everyone in the UK lives in or near London or Edinburgh...

    31. CAROLINE DALE on

      Great idea! Would love to have joined, but will be visiting Edinburgh when you are in London. Really hope we can download event. I am planning to start my campaign in October.

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