Thought Fest 2019: call for content

Thought Fest 2019 is coming to Regent's Place! The festival will bring together organisations, institutions and communities from across the Knowledge Quarter, giving curious minds a chance to explore new ways of thinking. Submit your ideas for inclusion in the 10-day programme here.

Volunteer opportunities at our upcoming conference

The Knowledge Quarter is looking for volunteers for our upcoming conference ‘The Future of Knowledge: Think Together. Think Better.’ which is taking place on Wednesday 26 June at the British Library. The Future of Knowledge is a one-day conference of talks and workshops on the Future of Knowledge and how innovative collaboration can bring about positive change.

Submissions: KQ 'What's On' Guide

All Partners within our network are invited to submit events, exhibitions, talks, workshops and conferences for consideration in our first printed 'What's On' guide. Our first guide covers July-October. Submission deadline:

KQ 2019 Conference: Programme Announced

The Knowledge Quarter’s 2019 conference “The Future of Knowledge: Think Better. Think Together.” will explore real-world strategies for democratising, decolonising, demystifying and disseminating knowledge.

Introducing Knowledge Quarter Walking Tours

Introducing Knowledge Quarter Tours, a new series of guided rambles around the Knowledge Quarter curated exclusively for Knowledge Quarter staff, friends and family.

Knowledge Quarter Marketing Manager Breakfasts

Our Breakfast meet-ups give Marketing professionals working across the Knowledge Quarter the chance to keep up-to-date with all that is happening in the area, as well as share tips and experience on what gets people through the door and engaging online.

Knowledge Quarter Diversity Roundtable

Do you work in HR? Have a passion for improving diversity in the work place. Then get involved in our Diversity Roundtable series, a bi-annual meet-up of professionals working in the Knowledge Quarter at which you can openly discuss achievements and challenges and share best practice.

We are hiring: Events Intern

We are looking to hire an Events Intern to support and lead the scheduling and organisation of our popular events programme, including private views, breakfast discussions and roundtables, as well as our annual conference and festival.

Knowledge Quarter Breakfast with Theo Blackwell

In October 2018 Knowledge Quarter Partners attended a breakfast with London’s Chief Digital Officer Theo Blackwell as the speaker. Theo introduced Knowledge Quarter Partners to the Civic Innovation Challenge – an initiative to spur innovation in the tech sector as part of the Smart London Grand Challenge.
Arup Report into UK innovation districts

UK Innovation Districts and Knowledge Quarters – Driving More Productive Growth

The consulting and engineering firm Arup has released a report outlining the importance of innovation districts to the UK economy. The firm has been working with the UK Innovation Districts Group (IDG), a body established in October 2017, which represents six major innovation districts across the UK. The report makes the case for increased government funding into UK innovation districts. Read the report in full here.