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What is Creative Data Academy?

Every year, Creative Data Academy invites 30 students to join us for a free 3-day workshop to explore graduate career paths in data, within the marketing and advertising industry. This area of work has become one of the fastest growing sectors for employment and skills in maths, social sciences, human behaviour, insight, technology and analysis are in high demand.

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Programme details

  • Produce a marketing campaign:Work on a marketing campaign: for a famous brand, using data and analytics
  • Gain industry insight:Gain industry insights: attend talks from senior data experts
  • Visit a global marketing agency:Visit a global marketing agency: explore how brands use data to develop their business strategies.
  • Networking evening:Networking evening: network with industry professionals looking to recruit talented graduates

Who can apply?

Entries are open to both undergraduates and postgraduates studying any degree subject.

In particular, we are looking for students who have a passion for finding meaningful patterns in data and are curious to learn how brands use analytics. 

Key dates and information

Applications to the Creative Data Academy 2017 have now closed.
  • where/when10-12 April 2017, Central London
  • where/when19-21 April 2017, Edinburgh
  • priceFree (including accommodation and meals)

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Why do it with the IDM?

Marketers who choose the IDM as their training partner make a real difference to their business, their customers’ lives and their own career.

The IDM is leading the ‘do revolution’

What counts today more than ever is not what you think, or even what you say, but what you can do. IDM qualifications and short marketing courses are designed for marketers who want to do more, faster, better.

Over the last 25 years we’ve trained 70,000 delegates across 28 countries, from Microsoft to the BBC, John Lewis to Lego.

What will you do next in your digital, direct or data-driven career? Find out about IDM qualifications and training courses or IDM membership.

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Kingston College

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