This lecture is being hosted by Glasgow School of Art on behalf of the V&A at Dundee. Venue: Glasgow School of Art l The Mackintosh Lecture Theatre l Mackintosh Building l 167 Renfrew St l Glasgow G3 6RQ
The V&A at Dundee will have an important impact on Scotland, through both cultural and economic regeneration. With this in mind, Professor Peat will explore the prospects for and importance of the creative sector in Scotland. He will also address existing support for the design sector given the advent of Creative Scotland and policy developments at Scottish Enterprise.
Professor Peat is Director of the David Hume Institute and a Fellow of both
the Royal Society of Edinburgh and the Chartered Institute of Bankers in Scotland.
He is a member of the Competition Commission and was a BBC Trustee 2007-2010.