Design & Creativity Working Group Leaders

Representatives of Brussels-based offices leading the work of Design & Creativity Working Group.

Design & Creativity WG Leader

Leader (on leave)

Giulia Chiarel

Autonomous Province of Bolzano/Bozen – South Tyrol

Design & Creativity WG Leader

Leader

Anna Spechtenhauser

Stuttgart Region

Design & Creativity WG Leader

Leader

Aliki Varella

European Office of Cyprus

Design & Creativity

The Design & Creativity WG aims at raising the awareness of design and creativity as tools and drivers for innovation in different sectors and across Europe.

Last Working Group Meetings

Last Working Group Meetings

Design & Creativity WG: Creative Coffee meeting

D&C WG: Creative Coffee meeting on Creative Europe Programme

Agnieszka Wieczorek Jetha

We are happy to invite you to the next Creative Coffee meeting organised by the Design & Creativity WG! This meeting will solely focus on the Creative Europe programme in the context of its

D&C WG

Design & Creativity WG: the new Creative Europe Programme

Gaia Ialisa Marotta

This WG meeting will provide information on the new Creative Europe Programme, focusing on its new and innovative aspects. As we know now, with a €2.44 billion budget the new Creative Europe

Design & Creativity WG: Horizon Europe calls

Design & Creativity WG: Horizon Europe calls

Agnieszka Wieczorek Jetha

With the opening of the first round of Horizon Europe calls approaching, we invite you to the upcoming working group meeting on strategic calls for members working on the Design & Creativity.

WG Events

WG Events

EWRC 2021: The New European Bauhaus and its relevance for citizens

A digital panel at the European Week of Regions and Cities will discuss the New European Bauhaus and its relevance for citizens.

European Week of Regions and Cities 2021

The 19th edition of the European Week of Regions and Cities will take place as a mostly digital event this October under the theme 'Together for Recovery.'

D&C WG: Creative Coffee meeting on Creative Europe Programme

In the context of the launch of the new Creative Europe Programme, we are happy to invite you to the Design & Creativity WG meeting on7 July which will look at Creative Europe Desks and the newly published calls.

Horizon Europe brokerage events

Six brokerage events are being organised to following their corresponding cluster at the Horizon Europe Info Days. The events, organised by different partners, will provide opportunities for applicants to meet, discuss their research, ideas and expertise with potential new partners and build consortia for the new Horizon Europe calls. 

Infoday: Cluster 2 - Culture, Creativity & Inclusive Society

This info day aims to inform (potential) applicants about topics included in the Cluster 2 'Culture, Creativity and Innovative Societies'.

The New European Bauhaus - Creating sustainable living environment on local level

ERRIN has become a Bauhaus partner and set up a cross-sectoral task force to shape the New European Bauhaus initiative. As the first activity of the task force, a conversation will be hosted to discuss the objectives of the New European Bauhaus with the European Commission and provide input towards building a joint and multi-disciplinary initiative with regions and cities as its main drivers.

EU Design Days 2021

The only Brussels-based event dedicated to European Design

WG Related Content

WG Related Content

First Horizon Europe calls launch

The first calls for proposals in the EU's new key funding programme for research and Innovation, Horizon Europe, are now open.

Main Horizon Europe work programme adopted

The European Commission has adopted the main work programme of Horizon Europe for the period 2021-2022. The programme outlines the objectives and topic areas that will receive a share of €14.7 billion in funding.

The New European Bauhaus Prizes 2021- voting is open!

The New European Bauhaus Prizes 2021- voting is open! This initiative aims to break down boundaries between science and technology, art, culture and social inclusion, to find solutions to transform our living places and make them more beautiful, sustainable and inclusive. Vote until 18 June 2021.

Launch of first Creative Europe calls for 2021-2027 programme

The first three calls of the 2021-2017 Creative Europe programme have been published. The calls come from the Culture strand of the programme.

Deadline extension - Open Call to join the Be.CULTOUR community

The deadline of the Open Call to join the Be.CULTOUR community has been extended to Tuesday 8th June. ERRIN is building a community of passionate regional representatives committed to shaping the future of cultural tourism in their territory. 

Reduction of plastics and recycling of plastic waste through public procurement and public-private innovation across the plastics value chain

In Denmark, approx. 370.000 tons of plastic are incinerated every year which results in emission of approx. 1 million tonnes of CO2/year. In order to achieve Denmark’s target to reduce CO2 emissions by 70 percent by 2030 and achieve climate neutrality in 2050, long-term efforts must be made to minimize our plastic consumption and production and management of plastic waste. There is a need for innovation, which is aimed at reducing plastic consumption as well as waste management and treatment of plastics. In order to develop and test systemic solutions for reduction and increased recycling of…

WG Related Content

WG Related Content

First Horizon Europe calls launch

The first calls for proposals in the EU's new key funding programme for research and Innovation, Horizon Europe, are now open.

Main Horizon Europe work programme adopted

The European Commission has adopted the main work programme of Horizon Europe for the period 2021-2022. The programme outlines the objectives and topic areas that will receive a share of €14.7 billion in funding.

The New European Bauhaus Prizes 2021- voting is open!

The New European Bauhaus Prizes 2021- voting is open! This initiative aims to break down boundaries between science and technology, art, culture and social inclusion, to find solutions to transform our living places and make them more beautiful, sustainable and inclusive. Vote until 18 June 2021.

Launch of first Creative Europe calls for 2021-2027 programme

The first three calls of the 2021-2017 Creative Europe programme have been published. The calls come from the Culture strand of the programme.

Deadline extension - Open Call to join the Be.CULTOUR community

The deadline of the Open Call to join the Be.CULTOUR community has been extended to Tuesday 8th June. ERRIN is building a community of passionate regional representatives committed to shaping the future of cultural tourism in their territory. 

Reduction of plastics and recycling of plastic waste through public procurement and public-private innovation across the plastics value chain

In Denmark, approx. 370.000 tons of plastic are incinerated every year which results in emission of approx. 1 million tonnes of CO2/year. In order to achieve Denmark’s target to reduce CO2 emissions by 70 percent by 2030 and achieve climate neutrality in 2050, long-term efforts must be made to minimize our plastic consumption and production and management of plastic waste. There is a need for innovation, which is aimed at reducing plastic consumption as well as waste management and treatment of plastics. In order to develop and test systemic solutions for reduction and increased recycling of…

Latest Updates

  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek Jetha

EU Design Days 2021: call for proposals

The next edition of EU Design Days will take place on 1 December and this year the topic will be “Design contributing to the green transition”. We are looking for examples/proposals focusing on the green transition happening in people’s living environment and innovative and creative solutions.

  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek Jetha

EU Design Days 2021: call for proposals (extended!)

The next edition of EU Design Days will take place on 1 December and this year the topic will be “Design contributing to the green transition”. We are looking for examples/proposals focusing on the green transition happening in people’s living environment and innovative and creative solutions.

  • By Gaia Ialisa Marotta

The University of Udine is looking for partners for the CLOUD ART project proposal

This proposal intends to investigate how the new technological potential can support or transform new remote experiences in the field of contemporary art, but more generally in the currently standardized archiving process.

  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek Jetha

Get involved in a proposal: Blueprint for Sectoral Cooperation on Skills (Cultural & Creative Industries)

ERRIN member regions are invited to express interest in becoming involved in a proposal as a consortium is being established to address Blueprint Alliances call for the Cultural & Creative Industries.

  • By Hilary Webb

First Horizon Europe calls launch

The first calls for proposals in the EU's new key funding programme for research and Innovation, Horizon Europe, are now open.

  • By Hilary Webb

Main Horizon Europe work programme adopted

The European Commission has adopted the main work programme of Horizon Europe for the period 2021-2022. The programme outlines the objectives and topic areas that will receive a share of €14.7 billion in funding.