The Province of Milan and BIC La Fucina hosted the second study visit of the European project InCompass (Regional Policy Improvement for financially sustainable Creative Incubator Units) financed by the Interreg IV C Programme. The 15 project partners came to Milan to meet the players of the incubation experiences in the field of cultural and creative businesses with the aim of identifying good practices of financial sustainability.
The first InCompass project's study visit took place on 2 and 3 May in the city of Rotterdam. Organized and hosted by the project partner of Delft University of Technology, the partners attending had the opportunity to identify and discuss best practices and models of management regarding the self-sustainability of incubators in creative industries in two referenced centers in Rotterdam - the Creative Factory and RDM Campus.
In April 18th the Coordination Committee meeting groups in Ljubljana representative from the 10 partners of the project to monitor it and to plan the final steps of the project, hosted by the Regional Development Agency of Northern Primorska L.t.d., Nova Gorica (Slovenia). ICT Value Networksis an INTERREG 4C project, leaded by Fundacion Dedalo, with a total of 10 partners representing 8 European Regions, which will finish in December 31st first year.
RU6 announces that the project with title “Sustainable Urban Mobility Management Information Technologies” is currently in progress.
RU6 announces that the project with title InCompass has been approved by the Monitoring Committee of the INTERREG IVC programme and expected to start at the coming months.
The project Regional Policy Improvement for Financially Sustainable Creative Incubator Units (InCompass project) held its kick-off conference on 22-23 February 2012 in Dundee, Scotland. The meeting counted with the participation of the core project consortium, consisting of 15 partners from 12 European countries: Scotland, Spain, Netherlands, Lithuania, Greece, Slovakia, Italy, England, Portugal, Sweden, Hungary and Bulgaria.
RU6 announces that the project with title "Regional Policy Improvement for Financially Sustainable Creative Incubator Units - InCompass" has been approved by the Monitoring Committee of the INTERREG IVC programme under specific financial conditions.
Main objectives of InCompass project are:
1. To identify existing, innovative good practice that contributes towards the achievement of financial sustainability of incubation units for business start-ups in the creative industries.
RU6 announces launching of CNG project's beta testing activities. If you?d like to help us and other TMI players test and help to shape the new CNG free service then all you have to do is visit CNG Beta Testing webpage and click the “Beta Test CNG” button.
OSEPA produces its first results and is building up a European wide community through interregional events. The 4th press release of the OSEPA is now available. You can download the English or the Greek version.
RU6 announces that the project with title “Development of interactive, multimedia and entertainment software and integration into learning procedures with application in environmental education” in the framework of “Supporting Groups of SMEs for Research and Technological Development” of Nation –Wade Action “Strengthening New and Small Medium Enterprises” has successfully been approved and expected to start at the coming months.
RU6 announces that the project with title Sustainable Urban Mobility Management Information Technologies has successfully been approved and expected to start at the coming months.
This project focus on the provision of information to citizens, the increase of mobility opportunities and the reduction of the environmental impact of private transport systems.
You can find useful information about the project in the Projects section of our website.
RU6 announces that the project with title "Information and communication technologies for a better accessibility and territorial cooperation in the Mediterranean basin (ICT4MED)" in the framework of "2nd call for strategic projects dealing with 'Territorial Accessibility' (priority axis 3)" of "MED programme", has successfully passed the first evaluation phase and now is at the stage of submission of full proposals.
RU6 announces the launching of a new project HRAKLEITOS II.
The project will be focused on techniques and mechanisms for user and text clustering aimed towards the personalized access of content in the world wide web. Operational Programme Education and Lifelong Learning investing in knowledge society.
The publication "The Community Network Game Project: Enriching Online Gamers Experience with User Generated Content" with the following authors Shakeel Ahmad, Christos Bouras, Raouf Hamzaoui, Andreas Papazois, Erez Perelman, Alex Shani, Gwendal Simon, George Tsichritzis was selected as one of the best papers of The Second International Conference on Creative Content Technologies CONTENT 2010 November 21-26, 2010 - Lisbon, Portugal http://www.iaria.org/conferences2010/AwardsCONTENT10.html The award in pdf
Games at Large (G@L) project is among the 25 projects selected by the Informations Society, to exhibit at the 2010 NEM Summit. The NEM Summit will be held in Barcelona, Spain at 13 - 15 October 2010. More information about the conference can be found here.
View the 25 projects selected