Who we are

European Creative Business Network (ECBN) is a network of creative development agencies and creative centres. Our mission is to support the creative and cultural industries to internationalise – to do business and to collaborate across Europe

What we do

ECBN provides European Services and Tools to its members, like creative companies and entrepreneurs, agencies and creative centres, cities and regions – such as Trade Missions, Easy Landing Points or Digital Marketplace, which are defined and developed further on a year to year basis in ECBN board meetings.

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Starting One Strong Joint Voice for the Cultural Creative Economy in Europe

It is out ! The European Manifesto on Supporting Innovation for Cultural and Creative Sectors Frankfurt am Main, 11/10/2018 WHY THE CULTURAL & CREATIVE SECTORS MUST UNITE – AND WHY THEY SHOULD BE TREATED AS A KEY SECTOR: BARRIERS TO INNOVATION, AND SOLUTIONS FOR A STRONG INNOVATIVE ENVIRONMENT FOR CULTURE AND CREATIVITY IN EUROPE In [...]

Dutch Design Week, DRIVE Fest and another thrilling #design events coming soon!

Co-Creation Update September 2018 #5 The ERASMUS+ funded project Co-Create aims to raise awareness, highlight facts and disseminate current developments in co-creation and co-design. Aug 30, Trilateral Research: Collaborative innovation: the advantages of co-design in creating sustainable technological solutions “How can new #technology move from cool invention to true #innovation with #sustainable uptake? @katrinkja @Trilateral_UK [...]

Creative Industries Weekly, Sept 24 – 30

Policy, Business, Education, Research and Tech in the Creative Industries Weekly Sept 24 – 30, 2018 Sept 24, 2018, Creative England‏: #BeMoreCreative to Bristol in October “*Announcement* – we are proud to be bringing #BeMoreCreative to Bristol in October. Learn more about it here http://creativeengland.co.uk/events/be-more-bristol”. Sept 24, 2018, EEN Scotland‏: Horizon 2020 – EU Partnering [...]

Creative Industries Weekly, Sept 17 – 23

Policy, Business, Education, Research and Tech in the Creative Industries Weekly Sept 17 – 23, 2018 Sept 17, 2018, Flanders DC‏: Residenties Frans Masereel Centrum “Grafische ontwerpers opgelet: tot 1 oktober kan je je nog inschrijven voor een residentie bij het Frans Masereel Centrum. Meer info vind je hier: https://www.flandersdc.be/nl/agenda/residenties-frans-masereel-centrum”. Sept 17, 2018, ecce‏: Residenties Frans [...]

Innovative Stockholm

Stockholm creative city The cultural and creative industries in Sweden enjoy a prosperous climate with Stockholm as their vibrant capital city. In 2010, the Swedish Council for Cultural and Creative Industries was founded in order to stimulate cultural and creative industries[1]. Stockholm has a strong cultural basis with many museums and art centers. Further, the [...]