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City of Surrey: Surrey Music Strategy
Nordicity was commissioned by the City of Surrey to lead its first Music Strategy to provide future direction for the City, acknowledging current trends, challenges, opportunities and future priorities.
Expertise: Creative Industries
Date: May 26, 2023
Tags: Music
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British Film Institute (BFI): Impact Evaluation of the Film and TV Production Restart Scheme
The Production Restart Scheme was the UK's indemnity programme for absorbing Covid-19 related risks to film and TV production launched by the UK government in October 2020. The British Film Insitute contracted Nordicity and Saffery Champness to conduct the impact evaluation of the PRS, following a process evaluation that had already been completed.
Expertise: Creative Industries
Date: April 13, 2023
Tags: Film/Tv Production
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DigiBC: Creative XR in British Columbia Research Report
The purpose of this research was to determine the size and orientation of commercially
oriented augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) companies (collectively known as
extended reality companies “XR companies”) in BC, while collecting data to support DigiBC in
facilitating the ongoing growth of this sector.
Expertise: Creative Industries, Digital Economy and Innovation
Date: March 30, 2023
Tags: Digital Innovation, Interactive Digital Media/Video Games
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DM@X 2023: Digital Media Universe in Canada 2023
For the 2023 edition of the Digital Media Universe in Canada report, Nordicity presented a review of the revenues, employment, and future trends in creative sectors of the digital media universe in Canada including film/television, digital music, and videogames.
Expertise: Arts, Culture, and Heritage, Creative Industries, Digital Economy and Innovation
Date: February 14, 2023
Tags: Broadcasting/AV Distribution, Digital Innovation, Film/Tv Production, Industry Profile, Interactive Digital Media/Video Games, Music
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Quebec English-language Production Council (QEPC): The Canadian Regional Audiovisual Production Report 1996-1997 to 2019-20
The Quebec English-language Production Council (QEPC) engaged Nordicity to assist in preparing an updated edition of the Canadian Regional Audiovisual Production Report, also known as the Official Language Minority Communities Report (“OLMC Report”). 
Expertise: Creative Industries
Date: December 15, 2022
Tags: Broadcasting/AV Distribution, Film/Tv Production, Industry Profile
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SODEC: Study of Enterpreneurship in Quebec's Music Sector

SODEC has released the results of a study of entrepreneurship dynamics in the music industry in Quebec. The mandate of this exploratory study independently conducted by Nordicity was to conduct the evolution of business models in the music industry in Quebec. Decision-makers will build on this profile to update and design relevant support measures for the music industry.

Expertise: Creative Industries
Date: November 7, 2022
Tags: Industry Profile, Music
Dance Umbrella Ontario (DUO): Research Study and Needs Assessment on Dance Rehearsal Spaces in Ontario
This report explores dance sector dynamics, gaps, challenges, and needs around rehearsal spaces, and it makes recommendations to support the sustainability of dance within that context.
Expertise: Arts, Culture, and Heritage
Date: September 28, 2022
Tags: Dance, Performing Arts
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ScreenSkills: Forecast of Labour Market Shortages and Training Investment Needs in Film and High-end TV Production
ScreenSkills commissioned Nordicity and Saffery Champness LLP to prepare a forecast of labour market shortages and training investment needs in film and high-end TV production.
Expertise: Creative Industries
Date: June 24, 2022
Tags: Broadcasting/AV Distribution, Employment Analysis, Film/Tv Production, Industry Profile
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Screen Scotland: Economic Value of the Screen Sector in Scotland in 2019
Screen Scotland commissioned Nordicity and Saffery Champness LLP to prepare the following study of the Economic Value of the Screen Sector in Scotland.
Expertise: Creative Industries
Date: June 23, 2022
Tags: Broadcasting/AV Distribution, Economic Impact, Film/Tv Production
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Women in Music Canada: Action Plan & Framework - Advancing Gender Balance in the Canadian Music Industry
Women in Music Canada engaged Nordicity to develop an Action Plan Framework to address the underrepresentation of women-identifying, non binary, gender fluid and gender diverse people in Ontario’s music sector. 
Expertise: Arts, Culture, and Heritage, Creative Industries
Date: April 22, 2022
Tags: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Music, Performing Arts
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Canada Council for the Arts: The Arts in the Digital Age 2020
The Canada Council for the Arts commissioned Nordicity to update the 2016 Arts in the Digital Age report. This 2020 edition aims to provide an overview of current policies and initiatives on the adoption of digital technologies by arts organizations, provide information on innovative uses of new technologies, and identify issues and gaps specific to digital transformation in Canada's arts sector.
Expertise: Arts, Culture, and Heritage, Digital Economy and Innovation
Date: January 4, 2022
Tags: Digital Innovation, Digital/Media Arts, Music, Performing Arts, Visual Arts
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REMC and Inspirit Foundation: Racialized Funding Data in the Canadian Film and Television Industry
The Racial Equity Media Collective (REMC) and the Inspirit Foundation engaged Nordicity to conduct a funding analysis for Black, Indigenous and People of Colour (BIPOC) creators in Canada’s film and television industry.
Expertise: Creative Industries
Date: November 25, 2021
Tags: Broadcasting/AV Distribution, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Film/Tv Production
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Nordicity is a leading international consulting firm providing private and public-sector clients with solutions for Economic Analysis, Strategy and Business, and Policy and Regulation across four priority sectors: arts, culture and heritage; digital and creative media; and information and communication technologies (ICTs) and innovation. With offices in London (UK), Toronto, and Vancouver Nordicity is ideally placed to assist our clients to succeed in the rapidly evolving global markets.