Since the major Edinburgh Festivals started to formally collaborate, through the auspices of their own tailor-made organsiation Festivals Edinburgh, they have undertaken a number of ground-breaking projects.
Such work has led them to be described as 'pathfinders' for the wider cultural sector, a description that recognises that their breadth, depth and scale often allows them to undertake projects that others would find more difficult.
Below you can find a number of case studies outlinging such projects in areas such as programming, marketing , environment and innovation.
How we increased the visibility of our environmental efforts and built a collaborative community across the arts sector.
How we set about addressing the global issue of environmental sustainability through the creation of a new spin-off company.
How we automated the provision of events listings to third party media groups
A groundbreaking study embraced the challenge of understanding & benchmarking the impacts of the Festivals beyond the purely financial.