sparking a superfusion
of creativity, technology
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
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.
Data-driven innovation is a key enabler of business growth and core to the UK’s Industrial Strategy. DRIVA presents a great opportunity for innovators to generate ideas for exciting new applications and services - and to find partners and funding to get them off the ground.Katherine Courtney, Strategic Advisor and former UK Government Enterprise Director and Space Agency CEO
We're thrilled to be invited to participate in the DRIVA programme. We're a Brighton-based data and analytics company that helps organisations derive value from making their data work. The opportunity to work with world-class academic expertise at the University of Brighton and an organisation of the size and complexity of Gatwick Airport will enable us to develop truly transformational solutions to large scale challenges.Morgan McCarthy, Managing Director CDO Partners
This project promises an exciting and long-lasting legacy for the cultural economy of the South East.Hedley Swain, Arts Council England
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 interestRegister
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