Entries by Noshin Sultan

New job opportunity at Charles Dickens Museum

Knowledge Quarter partner Charles Dickens Museum are looking for a highly motivated, practical and creative individual to join their team as the Museum’s Technician. The successful candidate will work with the Commercial & Operations Manager to implement a programme for building maintenance, security and fire prevention. The deadline for applications is Friday 19th January 2018.

The #ARTCONNECTS Festival of Creative Schools, Work and Lives

A national three day festival for All Artists be they Parents, Teachers, Creatives, Students or Business People. Celebrating the power of Creativity, Technology and People to Inspire Children, Innovate Business and Engage Community. A collaboration with venues and organisations across King’s Cross including Havas, The RSA, SSAT, The Creative Industries Federation, The Guardian, TES, NetMums, Drum and Knowledge Quarter partners Camden Council, Google, The British Library and Regent High School.

Ideas Hub @ Wellcome Collection Opportunity

Ideas Hub is a free week-long programme of activities and workshops exploring the links between science, medicine, life and art. Here, you’ll join people from all sorts of backgrounds for creative exercises, project work, and talks with a diverse range of experts. Ideas Hub will give you a unique opportunity to reimagine what your future could hold. It will take place in The Hub at Wellcome Collection from 3 – 7 September 2018.

Knowledge Quarter recognised in important Government economic strategies

The Knowledge Quarter has been recognised in two important draft Government strategies – the Government’s Industrial Strategy White Paper and the Mayor of London’s Economic Development Strategy. This is a result of months of policy work from the Knowledge Quarter in championing the national and international significance of innovation districts.

KQ partners meet at Bennetts Associates to discuss the opportunities and impact of High Speed Two

Knowledge Quarter partners had the opportunity to meet with Tom Venner, Commercial Development Director for HS2. The event, organised by the Knowledge Quarter was held at Bennetts Associates this morning (15 December 2017). As Commercial Development Director for HS2 Tom Venner will preside over one of the largest on-going development projects in London.

Gift a National Art Pass with this discount offer

Give your special someone free entry to over 240 museums, galleries and historic houses across the UK as well as well as 50% off major exhibitions with the National Art Pass. Simply use code KINGSCROSS30 at checkout to save 30% off a gift National Art Pass. From art aficionados to the culturally curious a National Art Pass offers Christmas-joy all year.

Volunteer opportunities at our upcoming conference!

The Knowledge Quarter is looking for volunteers for our upcoming conference ‘The Future of Knowledge’ which is taking place on Monday 12 February at the British Museum. The Future of Knowledge is a one-day Conference of talks and workshops on the future of Knowledge in an age of untruth. A diverse range of speakers from across the fields of politics, media, philosophy and academia will convene for one inspiring and provocative day of keynote talks, discussion groups and workshops, looking at Knowledge in all its forms.

Pan Macmillan KQ Book Club – Take the Questionnaire!

Pan Macmillan are excited to announce plans for a local Book Club in collaboration with the Knowledge Quarter! It will be a fantastic way to meet, network – and as anyone who has been in a Book Club previously already knows – have a lot of fun.  Books don’t just provide a sanctuary to be enjoyed in solitude, they are also an important way of bringing people together.