Timeline

Project launches

31 August 2016

First phase of the pilot and campaigns

15 September 2016

Second phase of the pilot and campaigns

14 March 2017

Research conducted into the impacts of the pilot

01 July 2017

‘Matching the crowd’ report published

12 October 2017

Follow-on survey conducted to gauge longer term impacts of crowdfunding

15 April 2018

Research into the longer term impacts published

06 August 2018

We worked with arts and heritage funders to explore the potential of crowdfunding through mixing money from the crowd with grant funding.

Team

Jonathan Bone

Jonathan Bone

Jonathan Bone

Interim Mission Manager, A Healthy Life mission

Jonathan is the Interim Mission Manager for the A Healthy Life mission.

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Sam Mitchell

Sam Mitchell

Sam Mitchell

Programme Manager, Digital Arts & Media

Sam Mitchell was a Programme Manager in the Digital Arts & Media team at Nesta

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Peter Baeck

Peter Baeck

Peter Baeck

Co-Head of the Centre for Collective Intelligence Design

Peter is responsible for a number of large scale research projects and experiments that explore how human and machine intelligence can be combined to solve social challenges.

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Christopher Burnett

Christopher Burnett

Christopher Burnett

Policy & Research Intern, New Technology and Startups

Christopher focussed on the field of start-ups and entrepreneurship, mainly working on the Startup Europe Partnership 2.0 project.

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Toby Baker

Toby Baker

Toby Baker

Programme Manager - Education, A Fairer Start mission

Toby works in Nesta’s education team to help our education system make better use of technology and data.

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