Creative Breakfast: ITV Entertainment & Factual
We heard from ITV commissioners Priya Singh (Commissioning Editor, Factual) and Peter Tierney (Assistant Commissioner, Entertainment). Priya and Pete shared their top tips fro pitching to ITV as well as their current commissioning priorities.
International Women's Day 2019
We celebrated IWD by hosting the secind edition of our 'Failing Up' event in which we asked brave and brilliant women to share a story of failure. An emotional, thought-provoking and inspiring evening of storytelling.
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'The Future of Publishing' with BIMA Scotland
We collaborated with BIMA Scotland and a brilliant panel of experts to discuss how digital and tech have disrupted one of the oldest industries. Our panel features: Stuart Cosgrove - Writer and Broadcaster, Kirsten Morrison - Head of Digital for DC Thomson, Albert Hogan - Director of Group Marketing, Audience & Digital Development at Penguin Random House, Nathan Fulwood - Co-Founder at CreateFuture and Brendan Miles - Digital Business Director of The List.
Creative Briefing: Sue Murphy, Head of Factual Entertainment at ITV
Thursday 29th November
Sue discussed ITV's current commissioning strategy for Fact Ent, and opportunities with ITV. Sue's commissions for the channel include The Real Full Monty, An Hour to Catch a Killer and most recently Gordon,Gino and Fred: Road Trip.
Creative Breakfast: Ramy El-Bergamy, Channel 4 Daytime
Ramy gave a briefing on Channel 4 Daytime's current strategy and discussed his previous role at the broadcaster in Creative Diversity.
Creative Breakfast: Pete Thornton, Head of Scripted at UKTV
Pete delivered a briefing on commissioning at UKTV, with a focus on his specialist area of Drama and Comedy.
Creative Breakfast: How can the Scottish Creative Sector Conquer the World?
We joined forces with the team at Whitespace and a panel of internationally seasoned creatives to discuss global opportunities for Scottish companies. Read our blog on the event here.
‘Taking the lead’ with Women who Code Edinburgh
To launch applications for our 2017/18 Special Edition programme, we teamed up with Women who Code Edinburgh to talk all things leadership featuring a panel of TRC alumni.
Creative Breakfast with Channel 5
TRC hosted Director of Programmes, Ben Frow, and Commissioning Editor Sean Doyle for a briefing one to one meetings with producers.
Creative Breakfast with Sky Arts and Entertainment
Phil Edgar-Jones, Director of Sky Arts and Head of Sky Entertainment, discussed commissioning opportunities with the channels.
IWD 2018: FailUP!
In celebration of International Women’s Day TRC hosted an evening of storytelling. We asked ten brave and brilliant women to share a story with us about a time they failed. We laughed, cried and raised a glass to embracing our failures.
Creative Breakfast with BBC Scotland
We hosted Louise Thornton, Commissioning Executive for Digital, Social and Youth who spoke about plans for the digital arm of BBC Scotland’s new channel.