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Cannes Next with EIT

Exploring Europe's next Creative Financing Booster

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The European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) will join the 2021 Cannes Festival - Marché du Film NEXT, with the session: "Creating new opportunities for the Cultural and Creative Sectors and Industries", on 12 July at 12h00 CET.

The one-hour session with a hybrid physical-online format will be centred around the upcoming call for the newest EIT KIC Culture & Creativity.

Outstanding speakers Martin Kern (EIT Director), Linnar Viik (Supervisory Board Chairman, EIT Digital), Lucia Recalde Langarica (Head of Unit for the Audiovisual Industry and Media Support Group Programme, DG CONNECT – European Commission) and Dora Palfi (CEO and Co-founder of imagiLabs) will share their views on how the EIT will work together with Europe’s dynamic culture and creative sectors and industries to boost innovation like never before.

More information on the event: here.
The live streaming of the session on 12th July will be accessible from the same link!