The aim of our working group is to raise the awareness for the potential of design in European and regional policies, to develop links to other existing design-related networks and to facilitate project development within these areas. Furthermore, we would like to stimulate the cooperation between the different DGs of the European Commission and the European Parliament.

Work Plan
WORKING GROUP LEADER
Anna Spechtenhauser
Stuttgart Region
Konsta Ylimaunu
Helsinki EU Office

Last Working Group Meeting

Skåne European Office, Rue du Luxembourg 3, Brussels
The importance of creativity in business – how can universities help? In order to respond to the end-users’ increasingly demanding needs, at the same time comply with sustainability and environmental requirements, industries have to be transdisciplinary and creative, which requires of course new creative skills. Therefore, regional universities adapt their curricula to make sure that industries find the right creative and highly qualified workforce that is in the engine of driving innovation...

Design & Creativity Working Group Meeting

Monday, 21 January, 2019 -
15:00 to 17:00
Helsinki EU Office, Rue Belliard 15-17, Brussels
In the first part of the meeting we would like to inspire you with an interactive discussion with excellent speakers from DG EAC (Barbara Stacher and Maciej Hofman), and DG CNECT (Ralph Dum and Anni Hellman). We are planning an open, informal dialogue with only very short introductions from the Commission, so please prepare your questions, bring along your ideas and discuss with your stakeholders about their needs and interests in advance! This would be really important for us in order to make...
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