Next London speaker
1/ Adele Stinton
E adele.stinton @tmsw.com
Looking for concept creatives to work on Mcdonald’s and adidas and anyone who wants to talk about diversity and inclusion.
2/ Jessica Kate Tweed
E jessicakatetweed @gmail.com
I’m a risk management consultant turned graphic designer looking for opportunities to join a design studio as a junior designer.
3/ Zahra Khamisa
I’m trying to change the world of sport, specifically cricket, by increasing opportunities for women and specifically women of colour with the ECB. Looking for resources and connecting working in diversity in sport.
4/ Anne-claire Fleer
I empower women through body painting. Do you want to celebrate your body or unleash your inner goddess? I’m here for you. Please reach out for more information.
5/ Tajwar Aziz
I am currently doing my Master’s in Design, Innovation and Service. I am looking to connect with people working on innovation in the social sector with a particular interest in issues of healthcare mobility and issues that affect women.
6/ Craig Anderson
Free coding workshop on 11th May for Women — djangogirls.com/london
7/ Faisa Mohamed
Looking for Operations/Project Management/Strategy/Planning roles in the creative and tech industry. Anything to do with organising processes, projects or understanding people I’m your gal! ALSO hosting Special Guest (@specialguestldn) 30th April Hackney Wick, Grow.
8/ Teresa Eng
I’m a photographer who specialises in commercial, business and personal branding photography. My background in communication design gives me an understanding of branding and marketing needs. See more www.teresatakesphotos.com
9/ Lawrence Tijjani
I am starting social enterprise working with young adults from disadvantaged backgrounds and disengaged students. Looking for people to help run workshops. www.justaguytryingtomakeit.com
10/ Beatrice Kabutakapua
A message to all of those who are passionated about video production and migration and want to change the narrative disseminated by mainstream media but also want to include more people with a migratory background in fiction. I am looking for people who would like to collaborate in shaping a media production company solely focussed on migration and run by people with a migratory background: you could be a producer, filmmaker, sound designer…
11/ Dan Scott
I’m a pharmacist/writer looking to build a community or platform (still very much at the ideation stage) for people to share their health stories and prove that they are not a statistic. If you want to share your story confidentially or join me on the journey, hit me up!
VIDEOGRAPHER TO HIREEEEE. Any project, from an idea, to the finished video.
13/ Hannah Fiddy
New agency and blog about innovation within classical music, showing all the exciting and creative ways classical music is being presented. Go to alternativeclassical.co.uk/blog for event recommendations
How to change the world in 3 ways
#1 Join the Good Hood! https://www.facebook.com/groups/sistergoodhood/?ref=share
#2 Routinely report hateful content on social media
#3 support non-binary recognition in legal documentation!
Design Academy, teach teenagers how to become agents for change. Cheltenham Design Foundation - design and education charity promoting the benefits of creativity and design. We run the Design Academy - a free saturday design school for teens and a design festival which explores how design is essential to society. Find out more instagram @cheltdesignfoundation Festival - cheltdesignfestival.org
E ariana@ sweatandsound.com
Sweat & Sound (sweatandsound.com) - we do epic, live music, story-driven wellness experiences.
Would love to see CM community at our event on Tuesday Jan 26th - Journey to Mars (booking link: www.sweatandsound.com/journeytomars) - use code CMLONDON for 30% off tickets.
Also in urgent need of a programmer! Email me!
3/ Stefano Bellucci Sessa
E hello@ stefano.studio
I’m looking for people that want to help me (and be helped) to go zero-waste! Contact me or join the meetup “Eco-friends”.
I also started turning non recyclable items into art pieces. If you have toothbrushes, deodorante and other packagings that you can’t recycle, contact me on instagram at @stefano.studio and I’ll turn them into art pieces for you :)
4/ Natasha Blok
E Natasha.Blok @hotmail.co.uk
I would love some friendly help to get a website off the ground (just helping know which platform, host etc to use as there are so many options out there it’s bamboozling!), I run @toucantoo_ and will be launching more happiness tours, creative adventures, playful workshops and positive coaching and would love to have a professional site to showcase it all. Thanks!
5/ Mei-Ling Chin
E principlecore@ gmail.com
I am looking to run mat pilates courses at co-working spaces, companies or agencies. If you know teams that would be willing to host or offer classes for their teams, get in touch! Everyone knows a little movement during the day goes a long way x
6/ Anthea Kolitsas
E anthea@ projecthappynote.com
A 3 month gift series to brighten your loved ones day during a dark time in life. Sparks conversation and provokes positive habits. If you know someone who is going through someone difficult and want to brighten their day please get in touch to help start spreading some happiness and positivity. You can also follow us on instagram @projecthappynote. We look forward to hearing from you! xx
Gig in Hampstead on Friday 22nd February
Dawn Coulshed, the Islington Choir and LAURE, 5 pounds
People who want to build killer presentations, life is too short to listen to boring ones.
If you need a kick in the ass, FIND ME ON IG @beyou.feelcool
Ask:1) Video Production, Videographer and Video Consultant looking for cool projects. Of any kind.
2) If anyone needs a room in an awesome Ealing household, do not hesitate to contact me.
For our community for January, here’s what you need to know:
1/ Alice Shyycarson.email@example.com
I made Carson The Guinea Pig, family-friendly comic book. It’s like The Little Prince but the Prince is a guinea pig and the rose is more guinea pigs. Please see what’s up with Carson via @carsoncomic on Instagram
3 ways to change the world:
1. Stand in solidarity for the Stansted 15
2. Join a Help Refugees Supper Club
3. Go vegan!
3/ AlI’m looking for a mid-weight graphic designer and copywriter to join an awesome film production studio for full time roles. It’s the best company culture, come and see for yourself!
Get in touch at: firstname.lastname@example.org
4/ Rebeccanext 19th January Saturday
immersive fitness experience + Q&A panel about new year resolution
grab ticket on link bio on instagram: @babes.balanced
5/ Natasha Blok@toucantoo_
Happiness tour with tea and chocolate launching 19th January and 21st January mornings, special price on Eventbrite
Extra creative and edible workshops through facebook - please join and share with others - many thanks!
Exhibiton at Unit 31, East London Feb 7th
Contact me directly to recommend communities to add to my ongoing list or follow @myppl london to follow the project!
WeWork event series in collaboration Sanctus on an event series on mental health and the workplace. Starting Jan 30th - March 30th
Sanctus.io (medium page)
@sanctus (insta and twitter)
8/ James Kitefind.email@example.com
EVENT on 31st Jan In Person short film screenings, conversations & more.
Take Care x
9/ Theodor Pintilietheodor.firstname.lastname@example.org
Videographer, looking for projects and creative people to work with.
10/ Ariana Alexander-Sefreariana@sweatandsound.com
Rapitation: rap and spoken word meditation launching Monday Jan 14th
Sign up: www.sweatandsound.com/attend
11/ Michael Colleyhello@fruitbat.co
Startup looking to connect independent suppliers to offices in London
I’m looking for marketing advice or office managers to chat to!
Find us at www.fruitbat.co
12/ Veronica Melkonianveronica.email@example.com
LOOKING FOR WORK - serial rationalist and ex finance economics graduate with a masters in music looking for part-time / freelance opportunities
13/ Stuart Chaterstuartc@recirclerecycling.com
Looking for freelancers to help with our recycling start-up.
14/ Uslan CevetCome to VCN, show and tell talk series! next event 5th Feb meetup.com/visual-content-network
15/ Jay SingletonJahwuan.firstname.lastname@example.org
You have good ideas and I know you’re funny lets make a podcast! I’m an audio producer looking for work, especially any oppurtunities for a work visa.
16/ Zahra Khamisazahra.email@example.com
Moved here 3 weeks ago, looking for work/volunteer/community/friends in sporting events, volunteer management, yoga, cancer care.
17/ Lawrence Lamlawrence.firstname.lastname@example.orgLooking for a job and friends to get sweaty with! I am an avid triathlete, and have worked in the sports sector as a manager and swim coach. Also have an engineering degree that sometimes comes in useful.
For #CMtradition, we had:
1/ Amelia Cullen
Thesis on pop culture feminism, looking to speak about it, podcasts panel anything
2/ Lucie lincoln
50 coffees on the meaning of life - taking people for coffee to record mini podcast series and get their vision on meaning of life
3/ Julia Racsko
Job search for junior UX&visual hybrid (illustration too)
4/ Anne-claire Fleer
website: anneclairefleer.com -> abstract art for sale
5/ Natasha Blok
@toucantoo_ happiness tours launching in 2019, also curious adventures, playful, creative, light hearted & if you want to join me on a Magical Afternoon tea in January daytime…
6/ Nadaav Soudry
I have a short film comedy that I would love your opinion on. I’ll do test screenings in Islington and Soho - get in touch if you have 20 minutes to watch and give me your thoughts.
7/ Laurence Morgan
Photographers for promo music shots hit me up!
8/ James Kite
Developing a creative hub to help with people’s loneliness & lack of connection. Also introducing people to cultural events around London.
9/ Maz Osborne
I am looking for someone to gig with for my new electronic music project, FLOTSZAM. I have released my first single and will be releasing more. So I’m looking for a keyboardist/electronic musician (who can perform with Ableton Live). The songs explore how to live in the natural / digital world.
10/ Greta Oros
Project manager just moved to London from Singapore and I’m happy to get involved in digital and creative programs or projects.
For #CMrestart, we had:
I need a job! Looking for digital strategy roles. I work in fashion, interested in pop culture, books. Just completing my masters in media and communications.
Hiring designers and developers for cycling tech company (Beryl.cc)
3/ Anne-Claire Fleer
I’m launching a new abstract art collection on Black Friday - I’m an abstract artist - I’ve got you sorted for Christmas presents
4/ Caoimhe Smyth
Looking for an illustrator to help me better communicate the elements of an online health & wellness program launching early 2018
5/ Jennifer Hoddinett
Hi! Ambitious, creative marketer here looking for full time work. I have diverse marketing experience across B2B and B2C, working in campaign management and content development. Would love to hear of any job opportunities.
6/ Natasha Blok
I’m facilitating fun interactive and edible (!) classes at City Lit this November, feel free to sign up: Mindfulness with Food and Drink (17th November), Chocolate Tasting (18th November) and Introduction to Tea. (13th November) and follow my playful, creative and light-hearted antics on @toucantoo_.
1/ Rebekah Heineke
Kickass Fitness & Wellbeing events for people wanting fun and accountability in a supportive community. Event on Sunday 4th November, check it out:
Find me on @babes.balanced or www.wellbalanced.carrd.co
2/ James Kite
Looking for organised & driven folks who have a passion for cultural hubs & space generating engagement & creativity with the community
3/ Georgia Millard
Whats my level of code like? Let me know!
4/ Kath Reuben
I’m the Private Events Manager for London, Eatwith - we are a global company bringing people back to the table for dining experiences (our sweet spot is 8-30 diners). I have 2 asks: 1) always looking for cool/unique spaces that have a kitchen that we can host events in 2) CHRISTMAS party! - if you haven’t booked and want to do something different, contact me for the ultimate private dinner party experience.
- I’m wearing a great Arsenal shirt
- Respond to the GRA Consultation TODAY
- I’m running a workshop where adults write/illustrate/share the stories they wish they’d read/heard as children. I’m looking for people to participate, and a wicked space to hold it in.
I have a great colourful jumper which is an honest representation of me (psych). I’m promoting my fantastic company’s check my salary tool which gives an accurate representation of what salary expectations look like for industry professionals. It informs creatives of where they should be, if they are there and gives them the tools to get there over the course of time. I’m always happy to chat so give me a shout , we can talk about career progression but I can also let the marketing team know your feedback on the design and outlook of the tool too!!!
7/ Karel Kumar
Desks to rent in Farringdon (EC1R 5DX). We have 1-20 desks available in a creative agency. We would love freelancers, teams and companies!
8/ Sean van Oossanen
Hello! I’m a digital product designer who has just moved across from Wellington, NZ. I’d love to learn more about the tech scene and diverse work culture. Equally happy to chat about Lebron on the Lakers, photography or travel. Let’s meet up for a coffee or hot chocolate, my shout :).
9/ Minh Nguyen
Bonjour! I’m planning on developing a strong social media team based in Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter to try and flip a family run business corporate. I’d love to work with people who can encapsulate the business and show how driven we are about the clients and not the product.
10/ Mary Min
I’m trying to encourage people to ask why and to become more of a critical thinker through my project called the5whys (@the5whys). I do this by creating a unique set of visual interviews where the only question is why, but 5 times.
I’m looking to interview people and collab with artists/photographers, so feel free to get in touch!
11/ Jay SIngleton
I’m a sound engineer and podcast producer who is very interested in speaking with people on the topic of digital storytelling for my dissertation. If that’s you, please reach out i would love to talk. Also my visa ends in February and I am looking for work opportunities in the audio and production field. Please get in touch!
12/ Bria Woods
I am a media and content producer and I recently graduated with my MA in Multimedia Broadcast Journalism looking for full time work in the tv, or radio, or marketing communications industries. Most importantly I do require visa sponsorship. So if you are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced multimedia media producer please get in touch:)
13/ Aman Kaur
I’m an online life and business coach and I help women master their mindset to live their best lives! If you have an online business or want to start an online business and are looking for support in that next level, I would love to support you! My website is amankaur.co
14/ Fred Miller
Want to start an artspeak chapter in london! More info @ artspeak.co
I just quit my job! I’m quite excited for the next chapter so if you know anything interesting in the world of strategy, storytelling and science data analytics, let me know: email@example.com
Lots of creative projects, exploring patents. Experiment with graphic designers, people that suffer from negative thought patterns, they’ll collaborate. He is looking for graphic designers and people that suffer from negative thinking patterns (OCD, paranoia…) for his experiments.
Doing a project exploring the relationship between stories, power and identity. Looking to do interviews with people about this, in exchange you get a portrait taken.
4/ Ariel Silverman
I’m making a podcast and need help with someone who knows about sound editing! :) :D
5/ James Kite
Creating a physical hub for creative & academic findings & capturing explorations through soundscapes
6/ Lishu Gang
In a film production crew but we’d like some film professionals’ help, i.e. mentoring, giving a talk, reviewing and critiquing.
The ethics of politics of labeling refugee groups.
7/ David Booth
On Deck (beondeck.co) is a dinner series and evolving global community of high quality entrepreneurs, product, engineering and creative talent looking to start/join new companies.
8/ Laetitia Butler
Just moved to London and I want to know “How to London”. Send me your favorite spots, neighborhoods, and ways of discovering the city. Also, looking for theatre and hair-related recommendations. Talk to me! @laebutler on Instagram
9/ Nina Rubesa
I’m a producer, actor, podcast host, artist manager & general creative explorer and I’m looking for a film crew: DOP’s, screenwriters, editors, colorists, styslists - people who want to make short films ona regular basis + I’m a creative consultant. If you’re a creative with an idea but not sure hwo to make it happen I can sit down with you and see how you can get from A to Z
10/ Malwina Koska
Inspiral Education is a social learning experience platform. We run Freedom of Expression courses for kids 11-14 years old in schools around the world. Students connect together for 6 weeks project to explore expression, limits and rights to expression and its creative side. Looking for enthusiastic and engaged teachers and schools to join our program. We have funding secured, all fees are covered.
11/ Qiqi Xu
I’m a UX designer / fourth-year uni student who just moved to London! I am currently doing my interaction design senior thesis on improving the digital reading experience. If you are an interaction designer, or know anyone that works or research in this realm, please let me know! I am also experimenting with project mapping so I’d appreciate any help or advice on (what to read, who to follow, spaces in London to visit) that since I am very new to this. Thanks folks!
Elise’s sister is looking for an internship in UX/UI design for the summer; if anyone knows of any, get in touch: firstname.lastname@example.org.
David has put together a local culture magazine for Highgate, Stroud Green, Wood Green, anything green. He’s looking for people who are living in those areas who want to be involved: photographers, writers, contributors: email@example.com
Carol is working at a startup (Money Farm) looking for new talent: Product Designers, Internships, Research, UX/UI. Get in touch: firstname.lastname@example.org
4/ GabrielLooking to explore data literacy and interested in hearing anything about data literacy. Holler: email@example.com
Wanna chat fashion? Get in touch with: Ameliaameliajane.firstname.lastname@example.org
6/ Nellie zulu
Nellie needs a logo desinger: she’s doing a project around how women go into the media industry. E: email@example.com
Stu just moved here and is looking for a house, a job and friends! He’s interested in environmental issues, social justice, and has experience in agencies doing social media. Hit him up: Stuart.firstname.lastname@example.org
How can we use ballet shoes that are discarded and make them into bracelets and other uses. Looking for feedback and product testing and market fit. Anyone who has an eye of design in jewellery and design and fashion, say hi. email@example.com
Miranda works for language learning platform Memrise and they’re hiring! Hhead of design, data analysts, language specialists, product specialists:
Looking to do a series of events around the erotic impulse and creativity: firstname.lastname@example.org
11/ Harry Potter flashmob
Need we say more?
Our friends at Aquent have an online platform called Native Gymnasium if you’re looking for something new or learning something new, new job. Free platform! Check it out: https://thegymnasium.com/
#CMgame brought us Lorie Trainor Buckingham.
Lorie is a London-born artist and Fine Art graduate from Central Saint Martins. As an artist Lorie works to create glitches in the everyday – to reframe the way people see it. Her work has been commissioned by the Tate and The ICA. Lorie is the CEO of A Taste Of Space - an artists studio that specialises in cross-platform storytelling. They collaborate with agencies and brands to reframe the world, creating immersive experiences that have a lasting impact on people. A Taste Of Space has created campaigns for clients such as Unilever, Cornetto and Lipton Ice Tea, which have gone on to win a Cannes Lion and a Design & Art Directing Pencil.
Making London Conference is happening at Conway Hall (May 2nd Wednesday). This is a conference for creators all about the makers and doers of London. Speakers include: Instagram, Lego, Google, Dazed, Google, Vice Adidas.
Tickets £10 for students, £25 for freelancers, £75 for big companies
All proceeds going to We Are Stripes charity
Sarah is working on a card & gift company. She’s looking to chat about people’s relationship with alcohol and how to readdress the alcohol problems. If anyone wants to share their stories, contact Sara to celebrate being sober, tell your story or just chat:
Do you have any additional income that you do on the side? Side projects/AirBnb? If you want to streamline that, chat with Kevin and you’ll improve your life.
M/ 07968060791 (prefer WhatsApp)
4/ Jia Xuan Hon
This is a hackathon meets dancing: a Dansathon!
Invitation to play with dancers and technologists. Dansathon involves: dancers, communicators, and technologist looking at the future of dance.
Looking for 30 people across all disciplines:
28, 29, 30 september in Lyon, Liege & London!
Research phase of an exhibition about art that was produced in the process of grief. Looking for makers who have created art during a period of grief; find Sam.
Keep your eyes out for a talk series called Visual Content Network on May 1st on Meetup.com. Uslan also knows of a service for up and coming artists: getting current artists to be in galleries and spaces instead of dead ones. It’s called Creative Debuts: look it up!