Latitude59 Pitching Contest

latitude59 poster finalOn April 28-29 there will be Latitude59 conference here in Tallinn, Estonia. During that time Startup Wise Guys is hosting a pretty neat pitching event for startups. Read more »

Input into the development of new inducement prizes contests

The European Commission plans to launch a small number of inducement prizes from 2015, as part of Horizon 2020, its Framework Programme for Research and Innovation. Read more »

N.I.C.E. Network and Award

ecce 4c 300Participants from the EU (member states and candidate countries) can now apply under the slogan “Spillover Innovations”: artists, cultural professionals and entrepreneurs with finished projects in the cultural and creative industry, scientists, universities with ongoing research projects as well as municipalities and regions with political measures and strategies. Read more »

Sustainable Fashion - A Business Model: Estonian and Danish ways of making it work

upOn the 2nd of April a seminar focusing on Estonian and Danish showcases of sustainable fashion production will be held in Tallinn. The event will be attended by the HRH Crown Princess Mary of Denmark who is into promoting sustainable principles and Estonian First Lady Evelyn Ilves. Read more »

Spillover Innovations Award

ecceThe european centre for creative economy (ecce) is charged with the sustainably development of the creative industries and the pan-European networking from the Ministry for family affairs, children, youth, culture and sport of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia. As Leadpartner of the “Network for Innovation in Culture and Creativity in Europe” (N.I.C.E.) ecce will bestow the N.I.C.E. Award at the Forum d´Avignon Ruhr 2014 this year for the second time. Read more »

From idea to prototype

urlOn the first week of March a seminar with an intriguing title: People-Friendly Service Culture took place in Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre. It was lead by service design specialist, Sharyn Farnan from the UK. Together with the cultural management students from EAMT, students from other creative universities, practitioners from cultural organizations, creative entrepreneurs and a group of cultural management students from Saint-Petersbourg took part. Read more »

EARS on Helsinki 2014

a1c69846633954fef19667512f4f3df1b02d8955.jpg.800x500 q85EARS – Europe-Asia Roundtable Sessions invites all international creative industry professionals to meet and network in Helsinki. EARS on Helsinki offers the possibility to learn about the latest trends and phenomena in cultural industries and to meet the people behind them. The event presents an extensive opportunity to build international networks and partnerships and serves as a platform for cultural dialogue. Read more »

Read more news