Creative & Cultural Industries

April 15, 2019

LUMEC, through a series of surveys and best practice analysis, undertook a study to assess the current business model of  KwaZulu-Natal Society (KZNSA) and conducted a high level socio-economic impact assessment to establish KZNSA's impact on the local creative industry.

November 15, 20170

LUMEC was appointed to gather in-depth data and knowledge on audience trends of the South African and KwaZulu-Natal film industry consumer in order to provide recommendations to the KZNFC towards growing film audiences in the Province of KwaZulu-Natal. This research was thereafter translated into an 6 minute animated video with key research findings.

November 15, 20170

LUMEC undertook an assessment of the I Heart Market in Durban in order to determine the impact that the market has had on traders, their development, turnover, supply chains, and employment. The assessment will assist the market owner to gain further support to grow the market and the SMMEs that it supports.


November 15, 20160

LUMEC undertook an impact assessment for DBNxFST, an extreme sports festival hosted on the Durban beachfront every year. Information was sourced from the event organisers and sponsors, and surveys were undertaken with spectators and participants in order to gauge the impact that the festival has on Durban as well as the perception of spectators, participants, and sponsors.