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WATCH: In the city with Chris Gourlay

March 3, 2015 Michelle Isme

'In the city with' is a web series about the ideas changing our cities and the people behind them. In the first episode of their European series Chris Gourlay, Spacehive's founder and CEO, talks about the pivotal role crowd-funding has to play in the future of civic development.

We also hear from Mark Clack, from Wood Street Walls, about how he's using Spacehive to crowdfund a new creative space in Walthamstow, London. 

Find out more about the 'In the city with' series at IBM's People 4 Smarter Cities website.

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Spacehive is getting a makeover!

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Spacehive secures £1.3m investment

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