About Ashley Smith Hammond is the Manager for Knowledge, Networks & Learning at Culture Republic.
Previously Ashley was the Project Manager for AmbITion Scotland, a digital development programme for the arts and cultural sector - helping organisations achieve 21st Century sustainability ambitions through implementing integrated IT and digital developments.
Ashley has been working in and researching the cultural sector for more than 15 years.
In 2008, Ashley graduated with a PhD from the University of the West of Scotland. Ashley’s PhD research (carried out 2004-2007) took a special interest in post-devolution Scottish cultural policy through looking at dance in Scotland. Titled ’Embodyi...