Creativity-based entrepreneurship was at the heart of this networking initiative bringing together artists, CCIs professionals and regional stakeholders
StartUp Night - organized by AlmaCube, StartYouUp and ART-ER - aimed at giving voice to creative startups and at exploring regional and international initiatives supporting the growth of the CCIs sector.
On February 6th DAS - Dispositivo Arti Sperimentali was animated by experts, students, organizations, stakeholders with the desire to exchange perspectives, network and discuss the potential of cultural and creative industries, a sector accounting for 9 % of the added value of the Emilia-Romagna region and employing 80,000 professionals.
A night gathering some of the representatives of the Orange Economy of the region: could there be a better opportunity to present the results achieved so far by the Chebec project?
Attendees learned about the details of the pilot action experimented by 9 regional organizations operating in several CCIs sectors: performing arts, audiovisual, cultural heritage, fashion.
Throughout 2019 they participated in training activities, consultancy services and international B2B events. In 2020 some of them will have access to the Innovation Voucher Scheme, a grant that can will used to develop collaborations and transregional activities with CCIs organizations from the mediterranean area.
All of these actions are being monitored and evaluated: the aim is to transfer this innovative support package tor public administrations and business support organizations which can replicate it to foster the entrepreneurial competencies of creative talents and increase their internationalization capacity.
Curious to learn more about the 9 organization based in Emilia-Romagna? Check out their website: