RICC Side Event EWRC 2022 - "Culture, Creativeness, Innovation and Knowledge Ecosystems"
13/10/2022 - 12:30

RICC Side Event EWRC 2022 - "Culture, Creativeness, Innovation and Knowledge Ecosystems"

This info session will be a unique opportunity to discuss the co-creation of Smart Creativeness Clusters and share ideas on how to create and implement Culture and Creative Ecosystems in European Regions. Moreover, it will bring an added value to the discussion of cultural and creative sectors within the EU regions, which are crucial to improve lives, transform communities and local/regional economies, and generate growth and skilled jobs.

We will have the pleasure to host the following speakers:

·       Barbara Gessler - Head of Unit, Creative Europe Programme, DG EAC “Creative Europe Programme” - (Video Address)

·       Ramsés A. Grande - DG REGIO – “Regional perspective of the New European Bauhaus”

·       Luca Perego – Head of Unit, EIT and Innovation, DG EAC – “Culture, Creativeness, Innovation and Knowledge Ecosystems: the role of the new EIT Knowledge and Innovation Community”

Please find attached the agenda of the event.

To register in person and know more about the event and the network, please click on the following link.

For those who will not be able to attend, the meeting will be also livestreamed (registration is not required): https://mediaportal.regione.lombardia.it/embed/live/13630

We look forward to welcoming you

RICC Co-coordinating Regions

Alentejo – Emilia-Romagna – Extremadura - Lombardy


RICC is an informal European network composed by 25 regional governments, and led by Alentejo, Emilia-Romagna, Lombardy and Extremadura regions. It aims to provide European regional Governments with a strategic European platform to advocate for the regional dimension on cultural and creative policies in the current and new EU cultural agenda, in line with the Smart Specialization dimension and the principles of subsidiarity and co- responsibility.