Johanna Bolhoven in Partnerships

04/03/2015

Disney and Creative England Launch Search for Digital Healthy Living Products

Do you want to work with Disney, one of the world’s biggest media and entertainment companies? Can you create innovative technology to help families lead healthier lives?

We've partnered with Disney to set a new challenge for creative digital businesses, and are offering business grants to the most successful ideas.

We're looking for innovative digital solutions that connect with today’s modern families and will help them become more actively involved in their wellbeing.

A total of £95,000 is available as prototype and development funds as well as the chance to work with one of the world's biggest entertainment brands and utilise its iconic stories and characters.

Read more about the Healthy Living Project and apply

The Deadline has now passed.

Caroline Norbury, CEO of Creative England: 

“Creative digital businesses are working at the cutting edge of technology and development, and we’re only just beginning to see the potential of how technologies can be used to improve many aspects of our lives. Creativity is everywhere, in everything we do. Our partnership with Disney is designed to showcase the positive impact that new creative technology can have on our day to day family lives.”

Matt Carroll, Director of Disney Interactive, UK EMEA: 

“Disney is a company built on innovation and we know that the digital eco-system plays a huge role in modern families’ lives. We’re really excited to challenge the local creative industry to come up with something that is at the forefront of cutting-edge technology – whether that’s a wearable tech or augmented reality – or an idea that’s completely unexpected, which will be used by families in the UK and beyond”

Read more about the Healthy Living Project and apply

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