Creativity, cultural industries and regional development - Dominic Power

Moore Institute Seminar Room

Date & Time
9th February, 2012 @ 13:00:00

As part of the Moore Institute Visiting Fellowship Scheme

Dominic Power

(Professor in Economic Geography, Centre for research on Innovation and Industrial Dynamics, Uppsala University , Sweden)

Will give a talk entitled

Creativity, cultural industries and regional development.

Moore Institute, Thursday 9 February 2012, 13.00 - 14.15


Dominic Power is a leading international expert in the area of creative and culture-based industries, innovation and public policy, and regional industrial competitiveness. He has published over 60 articles, books, and reports on these topics and has lectured at major scientific and policy conferences around the world.

Dominic's research agenda focuses on the geographical foundations of business competencies and competitiveness and on the economic geography of contemporary economic change. Principally a series of interlinked projects on the cultural industries form the main focus of his research work.

Dominic has worked as a creative strategy consultant to several Fortune 500 companies and many other creative businesses.

Dominic has worked as a policy advisor to various European governments and regional authorities: including Swedish Innovation Authority, the Nordic Council of Ministers, Innovation Norway, Icelandic Government, the Nordic Innovation Center, the European Commission DG Enterprise and Industry.