Creative Futures Academy

The academy aims to empower creative practitioners from a range of disciplines, and at different stages of their learning, with the sustainable and adaptable skills and attributes that they will require to shape the future of Ireland’s creative sector.


Project duration: Ongoing

Partners: IADT, UCD, and the creative sector including the Arts Council, Design & Craft Council, Institute of Designers in Ireland, RTÉ and Screen Ireland

Funding: Higher Education Authority, Human Capital Initiative, Government of Ireland

Prof Alex Milton (Head of the School of Design)
Professor Sarah Glennie (Director, NCAD)
David Smith (IADT)
Dr PJ Matthews (UCD)