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
Jakob Kroon
Skåne European Office
Anna Spechtenhauser
Stuttgart Region
Konsta Ylimaunu
Helsinki EU Office

Next Working Group

Design & Creativity Working Group Meeting

Monday, 21 January, 2019 -
15:00 to 17:00
Helsinki EU Office, Rue Belliard 15-17, Brussels
Dear Design & Creativity Working Group Members, Before we all leave for our well-deserved Christmas holidays, we would like to invite you to our next planning meeting taking place on 21 January, 15.00-17.00 at the Helsinki EU Office, Rue Belliard 15-17. We will start with a strategic discussion with Barbara Stacher and Maciej Hofman from DG EAC to see what topics they are interested in and how we can align our activities. Representatives from other DGs, such as GROW and REGIO might join as...

Last Working Group Meeting

Cultural Heritage: project and cooperation opportunities

Tuesday, 27 November, 2018 -
10:00 to 13:00
Free Hanseatic City of Bremen Representation to the European Union, Avenue Palmerston 22, 1000 Brussels
This meeting will be a follow-up of the cultural heritage event “The Road from War to Peace, More Democracy and European Integration. War Architecture, Sites and Memories as Part of European Heritage and History” that the Opening Science Working Group organised on 3rd July at the House of European History. The aim of this meeting is to wrap up the input and the ideas obtained during the European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018 and look into the future. The intention is to explore opportunities...

EU Design Days 2018

Wednesday, 14 November, 2018 -
08:30 to 17:30
Representation of the European Region Tyrol-South Tyrol-Trentino, Rue de Pascale 47, Brussels
Are you ready to share your experiences on design, digitalization and creativity? Do you want to get inspired by innovative stories from across Europe? Then take the next step and register for the EU Design Days 2018 on 14th of November, 09:00-17:30! This time the focus is on digitalisation and design. In addition to gaining new knowledge about design-related creative innovation systems and co-creative collaboration in the digital sphere, you will also get extraordinary possibility to build...
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Design Days prep meeting - 30th of August - Draft agenda x 2 + Summary of proposals

Dear all, please find the draft agendas ("in-depth" workshops and world café-style workshop
Monday, September 10, 2018

Design & Creativity WG - Design Days 2018: Information and best practice template

This is the follow-up document from our most recent meeting - in it you will find the agreed
Thursday, July 19, 2018

DRAFT outline 8th of March

Design-driven innovation and support for creative industries 8th of March 2018, Brussels Overview
Monday, February 05, 2018

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