The European Creative Industries Summit 2019 is part of the official programme and under the auspices of Finland's EU Presidency.
ECIS 2019 focuses on the impact of cross-innovations for the competitiveness of the wider economy – driven by the cultural and creative industries.
The conference deals with questions like:
- How can the cultural and creative sectors increase their impact on European competitiveness ?
- How to overcome obstacles and challenges for cross-innovations?
- How can cultural and creative entrepreneurs by cross-innovation actions respond to the challenges facing European society and the economy over the next 25 years?
EIT Governing Board Chairman, Dirk Jan van den Berg, will represent the EIT with a talk about 'Innovating the Creative Industries', on 11 September at 16:15.
The regular ticket for two days costs EUR 250, a single day ticket costs EUR 125, and allows for participation in all discussions and working groups.