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November 7, 2022
New Findings on Enterpreneurship in Quebec's Music Sector

SODEC has released the results of a study of entrepreneurship dynamics in the music industry in Quebec. The mandate of this exploratory study independently conducted by Nordicity was to conduct the evolution of business models in the music industry in Quebec.

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October 28, 2022
Nordicity Recaps: Gamescom 2022

Nordicity joined forces with Interactive Ontario to share highlights from the world’s biggest computer and video games trade fair, Gamescom 2022. In the second episode in the Nordicity Recap series, our Managing Partner Kristian Roberts hosts a panel discussion with industry professionals about Gamescom 2022.  

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August 10, 2022
Nordicity Recaps: Pocket Gamer Connects Toronto 2022

Nordicity has joined forces with Interactive Ontario to share highlights from video gaming industry events around the globe. The first Nordicity Recaps focuses on key takeaways from mobile gaming conference Pocket Gamer Connects 2022.

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July 21, 2022
Nordicity Conducting Impact Assessment of Arts and Culture for the Regional District of North Okanagan (RDNO)

Nordicity, alongside Sproing Creative, has been commissioned by the Regional District of North Okanagan (RDNO) to conduct an impact assessment of arts and culture for Greater Vernon, BC. The assessment is investigating both economic and social value.

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April 14, 2022
Nordicity to Conduct Feasibility Study for Cultural Hub in the City of Oshawa

Nordicity is pleased to announce that it has been engaged, alongside Giaimo Architects, by the City of Oshawa, to undertake a study to assess the feasibility of transforming the Arts Resource Centre (A.R.C.) into a Cultural Hub.

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February 24, 2022
Nordicity to Develop the Surrey Music Strategy

Nordicity is pleased to have been chosen by the City of Surrey to develop a comprehensive Music Strategy. 

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December 21, 2021
Nordicity 2021 Highlights

As 2021 comes to an end, we wanted to share some highlights from just a handful of this years' projects. 

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November 23, 2021
Nordicity Presenting at the University of the West Indies' Conference on the Economy (COTE) 2021

Stephen Hignell, Director at Nordicity, will be speaking at the University of the West Indies' Conference on the Economy (COTE) at 1pm AST on Thursday 25th November.

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October 22, 2021
Data Echo Culture: Peter Lyman’s Speech on How Major Cultural Organizations Collaborate

In May 2021, Nordicity’s Senior Partner, Peter Lyman, spoke at Synapse C’s Data Echo Culture Panel to discuss how the major arts institutions in Toronto are collaborating in this ever-increasing digital world.

 

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September 24, 2021
Nordicity Ranked One of Canada’s Fastest Growing Companies for the Second Year

We are pleased to announce that Nordicity has placed in the top 400 fastest growing companies in Canada by the Globe and Mail’s 2021 Report on Business ranking.

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June 3, 2021
Audience Analytics Collective Selects Synapse C in Partnership with Audience Agency UK to Advance Pilot Audience Analytics Project

The Montréal-based non-profit organization Synapse C, in partnership with The Audience Agency (UK), has been selected by the Audience Analytics Collective (AAC) to pilot a shared audience analytics platform for arts organizations based in Toronto.

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February 17, 2021
Nordicity Engaged to Undertake Arts Centre Feasibility Study for the Town of Collingwood

The Town of Collingwood engaged Nordicity and Giaimo Architects in the undertaking of an arts centre feasibility study.

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February 17, 2021
The Feminist Recovery Strategy, Liisbeth, February 17, 2021: Exploring COVID-19’s Impact on Ontario’s Women/Womxn-led Digital Media Businesses.

Nordicity was commissioned by the Canadian Film Centre to develop a study of Ontario’s women entrepreneurs in digital media as they navigated the unprecedented disruption wrought by COVID-19.  

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January 29, 2021
Nordicity to Conduct Research on the Value of the British Council’s Cultural Capital  

Nordicity will be assisting the British Council in improvingits ability to value such capital, streamline its benefits, and incorporate it into the organization’s evidence base to influence future strategy.

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January 29, 2021
Nordicity to Conduct Strategic Research for a British Council-led What Works Centre for Heritage Protection

Nordicity has been commissioned by the British Council to develop an approach to the design and implementation of a What Works Centre for Heritage Protection with a focus on the Levant, East Africa, and South Asia. 

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December 8, 2020
Major Leap Forward in Plans to Save Streatham Hill Theatre as Leading Consultants Announced and Begin Work on Viability Study

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Nordicity working as creative industry economists with FEI for The Friends of Streatham Hill Theatre's Viability Study and Economic Impact Assessment on their historic building.

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November 17, 2020
Nordicity Ranked One of Canada’s Fastest- Growing Companies of The Year

Canadian Business ranked Nordicity No.370 on the 32nd annual Growth List, the definitive ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies.

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October 20, 2020
UK Video Game Trade Body Lays Out Eight Steps To Boost UK Esports Sector

New Nordicity and Olsberg•SPI report commissioned by trade body Ukie shows that the sector has grown at an average rate of 8.5% annually between 2016 and 2019.

 

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October 6, 2020
Nordicity Ranked One of Canada’s Top 400 Growing Companies of The Year

Nordicity is proud to have been named one of Canada’s Top 400 Growing Companies of The Year on the inaugural Report on Business ranking of Canada’s Top Growing Companies. 

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September 15, 2020
How Does Culture Contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)?

Nordicity undertook an in-depth analysis of this question for the British Council, providing evidence of the links between culture and development in British Council programming and wider international development practice, with an emphasis on the United Nations’ 2030 Agenda.

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September 15, 2020
Pandemic Effect Study: Exploring Covid-19’s Impact on Ontario’s Women-led Digital Media Businesses

Nordicity was commissioned by the Canadian Film Centre to develop a study of Ontario’s women entrepreneurs in digital media as they navigated the unprecedented disruption wrought by COVID-19.  

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July 31, 2020
Nordicity to conduct research on digital solutions for Vancouver Island’s Digital Innovation Group

Nordicity is pleased to have been commissioned by the Digital Innovation Group (DIG) to conduct research for actionable outcomes for digital solutions. 

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July 13, 2020
Digital Strategy for the Arts Webinar with Business / Arts

On July 8th 2020, Nordicity partnered with Business / Arts to host a webinar on how the arts can transform for a digital world.

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June 10, 2020
Nordicity announces partnership with Creative United and Waltham Forest Council to support the development of an Accredited Creative Enterprise Zone.

Nordicity and Creative United are working in partnership with Waltham Forest Council to engage with local creatives and stakeholders over the next 3 months.

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June 5, 2020
ArtsBC Resource Guide

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Nordicity supported Patricia Huntsman Culture+Communication in the design of Arts BC’s #DigistARTS Program.

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May 20, 2020
Nordicity to develop Music Strategy for Creative Okanagan

Creative OkanaganNordicity has been engaged by Creative Okanagan and the City of Kelowna to develop the Central Okanagan Music Strategy.

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March 10, 2020
Nordicity selected for Institutional Strengthening of the Ginigoada Foundation (Papua New Guinea)

Nordicity selected for Institutional Strengthening of the Ginigoada Foundation (Papua New Guinea) for Cowater Sogema on behalf of the Canadian Trade and Investment Facility for Development (CTIF). 

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March 2, 2020
British Council UK-Italy Season 2020 Evaluation

Nordicity to conduct an evaluation of the British Council’s UK-Italy Season 2020.

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February 3, 2020
Call for Papers (CFP): Future of Cultural Heritage for Inclusive Growth

Nordicity is seeking proposals for short papers (or chapters) that will contribute towards a thematic study on the future of cultural heritage for inclusive growth.

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December 20, 2019
Nordicity to Lead Socio-economic Impact Assessment of Indigenous Culture and Tourism in Yukon; Attends Advancing Indigenous Tourism Conference (AITC)

Image result for yukon first nations culture and tourism associationNordicity, in association with Vector Research, has been engaged by the Yukon First Nations Culture and Tourism Association (YFNCT) to conduct a socio-economic impact assessment of Indigenous tourism and cultural sectors. 

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November 27, 2019
RFP: A thematic study and practical guide to ‘people-centred approaches’ within Cultural Heritage for Inclusive Growth

This RFP seeks to commission a leading expert to gather emerging insight and data, conduct the necessary analysis and provide a useful assessment which explores the people-centred approach being taken within Cultural Heritage for Inclusive Growth.

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November 21, 2019
Nordicity to conduct an Impact Evaluation for the British Council’s Connect for Creativity Project 

Nordicity has been commissioned by the British Council to undertake an impact evaluation of Connect for Creativity

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November 18, 2019
Video Game Development Industry Contributes $4.5B to Canada’s Economy

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Entertainment Software Association of Canada (ESAC) released its 2019 economic impact study – The Canadian Video Game Industry 2019. 

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November 14, 2019
Nordicity to conduct an Economic Impact Evaluation of Vancouver International Film Festival (VIFF) VR/AR/XR Event (VIFF Immersed)

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Nordicity has been commissioned by the VEC to undertake an economic impact evaluation (EIA) to better understand Vancouver’s evolving entertainment-based VR, AR and XR business and innovation ecosystem.  

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Nordicity is a leading international consulting firm providing private and public-sector clients with solutions for Economic Analysis, Strategy and Business, and Policy and Regulation across four priority sectors: arts, culture and heritage; digital and creative media; and information and communication technologies (ICTs) and innovation. With offices in London (UK), Toronto, and Vancouver Nordicity is ideally placed to assist our clients to succeed in the rapidly evolving global markets.