Dr Tom Flint awarded prestigious R&D funding

Dr Tom Flint from the School of Computing at Edinburgh Napier University has been named as a member of one of the groups in the funded R&D phase of Festival UK 2022.

Date posted

16 November 2020

Of 299 applications, 30 were chosen to go forward in the R&D phase of this festival. Dr. Flint is in a team led by the New Vic Theatre in Newcastle Under Lyme. All teams are tasked to develop a pitch to be presented in February. 10 of these pitches will be taken forward for up to £10,000,000 in development funding.

Gaby Hinsliff in The Guardian says "Don’t snark – this ‘Brexit festival’ may turn out to be just the tonic we need" https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/nov/27/brexit-festival-eu-national?