We are very pleased: Kreativwirtschaft Austria together with JKU Linz and Ars Electronica are lead partners in the winning consortium for the EIT Culture & Creativity! The newly created EIT Culture & Creativity connects leading institutions from business, industry, innovation, art and culture, education and research in Europe. We, Kreativwirtschaft Austria, have been intensively involved in the preparation of the application over the past years and are pleased that one of six centres for the new European innovation network for the creative sector will now be established in Vienna!
"Creatives without borders, innovation without limits"
We are host for a co-location center of the EIT Culture & Creativity
Headquartered in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, EIT Culture & Creativity will establish over six subsidiaries, so-called co-location centers. These regional centers will address the needs of local and regional ecosystems and provide relevant services, tailored to the respective ecosystem and different actors of students, start-ups, venture capital investors and policy makers for the creative sector. In addition to Amsterdam, Barcelona, Bologna, Helsinki, Kosice, a location of the EIT Culture and Creativity is to be established in Vienna, for which Kreativwirtschaft Austria will act as host in the start-up phase.