Emma Simpson

Operations & Production

Mid Level
London, United Kingdom
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About me

My full-time job involves helping build and organise like scale music events with LWE in London. Working mostly with LWE, events are created with operational excellence and a creative mindset. Continuing to push the boundaries with forward-thinking production, operations, and programming. Understanding the production and operational needs for shows with over a 6k capacity. In my spare time, I run a platform called GalCal GalCal which shares the best events for, creatives and entrepreneurs in the cultural industry. Over the years I have been lucky to build a great community of leaders, activists, influencers, writers, artists and so much more, reach out so I can connect you with amazing people!

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  • Event Organisation
  • Project Coordinator
  • Creative Workshops
  • Site Management
  • Production Admin
  • Operational Admin
  • Event Planning
  • Risk Management
  • Live Music
  • Live Event

Companies I’ve worked with

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    Work history


    Production and Operations Assistant


    Dec 2019
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time



    MSc Cultural Event Management

    De Montfort

    Sep 2016 - Nov 2017
    • Leicester, United Kingdom
    • A unique focus on cultural events, the cultural sector and the festival community Tailored to meet the needs of the dynamic and expanding industry of cultural events and festivals. Exploring the relationship between culture, business and management while enhancing skills in developing and managing cultural and commercial events.


    Sep 2013 - Jul 2016
    • Manchester, United Kingdom
    • The BA (Hons) Fine Art programme is a studio-based programme that provides a platform to confidently enter the professional world of the artist (and arts professional) in the 21st century. Actively investigating universal approaches and practices in contemporary fine art that will test knowledge, creativity and understanding. The Fine Art programme is taught by professional artists who are actively engaged in contemporary practice who will encourage the exploration of the broader social, political and community context to define a personal mode of study that equips the development post-degree.