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sparking a superfusion
of creativity, technology
and business.

DRIVA Arts DRIVA (Digital Research & Innovation Value Accelerator) is a free programme set up to combine the skills, assets and resources of creatives, technologists and data scientists to generate new business growth in the Coast to Capital region.

Sign up now for personalised matches on grants, resources and expertise, exclusive innovation events, mentoring and a chance to win cash awards - alongside real time access to big data from Gatwick Airport.

Register your interest now
Cash grants

We’ll be making ‘superfused’ cash awards and can support you in your application.

Access to Gatwick Airport’s live data

As a DRIVA Arts DRIVA participant, you’ll get facilitated access to Gatwick Airport’s proprietary data and our dedicated high performance data analytics computer suite.

Free events and training

We’ll be running a series of events and training sessions, from datathons to expert industry speakers, access to Women in VR inclusivity training and our CLEVER Creative Leadership programme as well as an on-demand programme in response to your registered interests and needs.

Access to the University of Brighton and its partners

You’ll be eligible to access to the University of Brighton’s world leading resources including the dedicated high performance Data Analytics Suite, MIT Fab Lab & Fab Academy and Digital Catapult Centre Brighton’s 5G Testbed, as well as data scientists and student teams.

Personalised business development programme tailored to your goals

We’ll help you plan how to progress your aims in one to one sessions with our knowledge exchange team and match you with relevant opportunities, expertise and resources.

Unlock your research and development capacity

Discover opportunities to partner with creatives, technologists and big data scientists to accelerate and outsource your research and development goals.

DRIVA network

Take part in our programme and explore data as a creative business opportunity. You could be eligible for free events, workshops and training opportunities, curated to support you.


Register your interest


Receive personalised matches for stakeholders, events and opportunities

Attend events, meet new partners, grow your collaboration

Book one to one support sessions

Access resources and bid for funding


Produce new data driven products, services and experiences

Upcoming events