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ECIS 2017: Europe @Cross-Roads – A New Agenda for Innovation

The 7. European Creative Industries Summit (ECIS) is all about innovation. The network ECBN invites therefore on November 27 from 12 to 18h to the representation of the state North Rhine-Westphalia in Brussels.

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Key stakeholders from business and policy in Europe debate and support the future of innovation frameworks and promote subsequently the innovation of frameworks themselves. Creative governance is needed for cross innovation, for nothing less than the future growth and jobs and cohesion in Europe. The 7. ECIS is also presenting best practices in cross-innovations and welcomes renown business leaders as well as national agendas for innovation in cultural creative sectors.

 

Agenda

Europe @Cross-Roads – A New Agenda for Innovation

 

12.00 Networking Lunch

Bernd Fesel, Director ECBN, Senior Advisor ecce

Gerin Trautenberger, President Kreativwirtschaft Austria

 

Host of the day: Frits Grotenhuis

 

13.00 Introduction

Caroline Norbury, MBE, Co-Chair ECBN, CEO Creative England

 

13.10 Innovative Policies for Innovation in the Cultural Creative Sectors

- Key Notes -

Sven Gatz, Minister of Culture Media and Youth, Brussels

Kirsi Kaunisharju, Ministry of Education and Culture Finland on behalf of OMC Group on Entrepreneurship and Innovation


 14.10 Innovative Practices in Creative Industries

- Statements and Debates -

Anne Stenros, Chief Design Officer Helsinki

- Innovation and Citizen Participation -

Jan Bormans, Mentor Startups.Be

- Innovation and Acceleratoring Entrepreneurship -

Peter Kentie, Eindhoven365

- Innovation and Tech Starters -

Holger Volland, Founder THEARTS+

- Innovation and Marketplaces -

 

15.30 Break

 

16.00 National Innovation Agendas for Cultural Creative Industries

- Statements and Debates -

The Netherlands: Bart Ahsmann, CLICKL.NL

Italy: Ugo Bacchella, Fondazione Fitzcarraldo

Slovakia: Michael Hladky, Creative Industry Kosice

United Kingdom: Mehjabeen Patrick, Creative England

Moderator: Gerin Trautenberger, KAT Kreativwirtschaft Austria

 

17.00 Agenda for Innovation 2020

Jana Kolar, CERIC, High Level Group of Innovators (tbc)

- Keynote -

Pieter Aarts, Design Management Network, The Netherlands

Bernd Fesel, European Creative Business Network

Gerin Trautenberger, KAT Kreativwirtschaft Austria

- Panel Debate -

 

17.45 Closing Words / Summary

Caroline Norbury, MBE, Co-Chair ECBN, CEO Creative England

Michal Hladky, Co-Chair ECBN, Director Creative Industry Kosice

 

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