Design & Creativity Working Group Leaders

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

Design & Creativity WG Leader

Leader

Giulia Chiarel

Autonomous Province of Bolzano/Bozen – South Tyrol

Design & Creativity WG Leader

Leader

Anna Spechtenhauser

Stuttgart Region

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: 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.

Design & Creativity WG: Creative Coffee meeting

Design & Creativity WG: Creative Coffee meeting

Agnieszka Wieczorek Jetha

The second meeting of a series of periodically one-hour coffee meetings among Design & Creativity WG members will take place on 1 April! We invite all members to join and share information on the

Design & Creativity WG meeting

Design & Creativity WG: Creative Coffee meeting

Agnieszka Wieczorek Jetha

We are happy to invite you to the first Creative Coffee meeting of 2021, organised by the Design & Creativity WG. We all miss the chats with a cup of coffee before the start of a meeting, and we

WG Events

WG Events

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.' Apply to become an event partner by 26 March 2021.

European Research and Innovation Days 2021

The 2021 edition of the European Research and Innovation Days will take place as an online event this coming June.

Co-creating the City: Design Cities and the New European Bauhaus

The City of Helsinki warmly invites you to a design discussion around the New European Bauhaus initiative: CO-CREATING THE CITY

ViennaUP´21

Initiated by the Vienna Business Agency, ViennaUP´21 digital brings together all relevant stakeholders – both international and from the local scene – and covers pioneering topics in the field of innovation, creativity and technology in a series of online events. Don´t miss the unique opportunity of networking with an international audience of startups, investors, companies and talents.

The New European Bauhaus conference

The conference of The New European Bauhaus will take place on 22 and 23 April. The agenda features the presentation of the New European Bauhaus Vision and Timeline, but also opening remarks by the President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen and the President of the European Parliament, David Sassoli. During the two-day event, many dialogues and panel discussions will be organised. 

EIT Culture & Creativity - Webinar on new innovation opportunities

The EIT is organising a webinar about the upcoming EIT KIC CCI call. Participants will hear about the EIT’s innovation approach, how CCSI will innovate with the EIT and insights into how an EIT KIC innovates.

EU Design Days 2020

The only Brussels-based event dedicated to European Design

WG Related Content

WG Related Content

Study on Cultural and creative sectors in post-COVID-19 Europe

The Policy Department for Structural and Cohesion Policies in Commission's Directorate-General for Internal Policies has published a study on Cultural and creative sectors in post-COVID-19 Europe: crisis effects and policy recommendations.

Now available: ERRIN priorities 2021 and Working Groups annual plans

Every year ERRIN defines workstreams to guide its work throughout the coming 12 months, closely linking to its core missions and indicating the crucial interests towards the EU R&I agenda. 

Publication of brochure on EU funding for culture for 2021-2027

The German Creative Europe Desk published an extensive guide mapping the funding Opportunities for the Cultural and Creative Sectors under 13 EU programmes for 2021-2027.

2021 kicks off with new R&I opportunities and the 20th anniversary of ERRIN

2021 marks a start of the new EU financial period that comes with new programmes, instruments and actions. Taking full advantage of those new opportunities for regions and regional innovation ecosystems is one of our key priorities this year.

EPRS: Ten Issues to Watch in 2021

The European Parliamentary Research Service (EPRS) has published its annual report 'Ten issues to watch in 2021'. The document provides in-depth analysis on what its policy analysts identify as the key issues to watch in 2021.

Share a message to celebrate 20 years of ERRIN

The year 2021 marks the 20th anniversary of ERRIN! As we prepare to celebrate this milestone moment for the network we invite members, partners and friends of ERRIN to share a celebration message about the occasion. 

WG Related Content

WG Related Content

Study on Cultural and creative sectors in post-COVID-19 Europe

The Policy Department for Structural and Cohesion Policies in Commission's Directorate-General for Internal Policies has published a study on Cultural and creative sectors in post-COVID-19 Europe: crisis effects and policy recommendations.

Now available: ERRIN priorities 2021 and Working Groups annual plans

Every year ERRIN defines workstreams to guide its work throughout the coming 12 months, closely linking to its core missions and indicating the crucial interests towards the EU R&I agenda. 

Publication of brochure on EU funding for culture for 2021-2027

The German Creative Europe Desk published an extensive guide mapping the funding Opportunities for the Cultural and Creative Sectors under 13 EU programmes for 2021-2027.

2021 kicks off with new R&I opportunities and the 20th anniversary of ERRIN

2021 marks a start of the new EU financial period that comes with new programmes, instruments and actions. Taking full advantage of those new opportunities for regions and regional innovation ecosystems is one of our key priorities this year.

EPRS: Ten Issues to Watch in 2021

The European Parliamentary Research Service (EPRS) has published its annual report 'Ten issues to watch in 2021'. The document provides in-depth analysis on what its policy analysts identify as the key issues to watch in 2021.

Share a message to celebrate 20 years of ERRIN

The year 2021 marks the 20th anniversary of ERRIN! As we prepare to celebrate this milestone moment for the network we invite members, partners and friends of ERRIN to share a celebration message about the occasion. 

Latest Updates

  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek Jetha

Join peer learning sessions for culture and cultural heritage

Several peer learning sessions focusing on regional policies for culture and cultural heritage will be organised in May and June as part of the Cultural Heritage in Action project, in which ERRIN is a partner. 

  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek Jetha

Join a peer learning session on regional policies for culture and cultural heritage

Central Scotland, a pioneer region in the field of audience engagement via cultural heritage, will host a peer learning session focusing on regional policies for culture and cultural heritage. The peer learning sessions are part of the Cultural Heritage in Action project, in which ERRIN is a partner.

  • By Gaia Ialisa Marotta

Call for a leader for the Design & Creativity WG - deadline extended!

Due to changes in the leadership, the Design and Creativity Working Group leaders: Anna Spechtenhauser from Stuttgart Region and Giulia Chiarel from Bolzano/South Tyrol are looking for an additional leader.

  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek Jetha

Study on Cultural and creative sectors in post-COVID-19 Europe

The Policy Department for Structural and Cohesion Policies in Commission's Directorate-General for Internal Policies has published a study on Cultural and creative sectors in post-COVID-19 Europe: crisis effects and policy recommendations.

  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek Jetha

Now available: ERRIN priorities 2021 and Working Groups annual plans

Every year ERRIN defines workstreams to guide its work throughout the coming 12 months, closely linking to its core missions and indicating the crucial interests towards the EU R&I agenda. 

  • By Teresa Vio

Publication of brochure on EU funding for culture for 2021-2027

The German Creative Europe Desk published an extensive guide mapping the funding Opportunities for the Cultural and Creative Sectors under 13 EU programmes for 2021-2027.