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24 SEPTEMBER 2013

Please fill in the questionnaire: ‘Experience Economy’ as an Emerging Industry

Please fill in the questionnaire: ‘Experience Economy’ as an Emerging Industry

In 2012, the European Commission Communication highlighted the importance of reinforcing cross-sectoral linkages for facilitating entrepreneurship and economic growth. It pointed to the need of establishing multi-disciplinary environments where businesses from different industries can meet in order to foster spill-overs. In this context, it has now announced the launch of a public consultation on the European 'Experience Economy'.
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24 SEPTEMBER 2013

Cluster 2020 Presentations on Growth, Data and Business Support

Cluster 2020 Presentations on Growth, Data and Business Support

Cluster 2020 has published a series of presentations on topics such as business support, the benefits of information and the latest growth opportunities for a Creative Business. View the presentations here!
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24 SEPTEMBER 2013

How Creative Businesses can use DATA to their Advantage

How Creative Businesses can use DATA to their Advantage

Cluster 2020 has been helping creative businesses gain a competitive advantage through the use of data, or ‘information’ as some participants preferred to call it. It is commonplace to talk about the value of ‘big data’ and ‘open data’, but in this project we’re beginning to prove that virtually all businesses can benefit from data that is focused on their needs.
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24 SEPTEMBER 2013

Meet KreaNord Investors: a new Nordic platform for investments in creative industries

Meet KreaNord Investors: a new Nordic platform for investments in creative industries

KreaNord Investors is a new Nordic platform for investments, matchmaking and business development in the creative industries. KreaNord Investors aims to enhance access to venture capital for creative companies in the Nordic region and to raise awareness about the new investment opportunities in the emerging creative industries.
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24 SEPTEMBER 2013

The Wisdom of Coworking

The Wisdom of Coworking

Community, togetherness, sharing, borrowing instead of buying and open source. Society is looking for new ways of being and this is typified by the growth of coworking. But what makes one centre better than another? What are the keys to being loved by your members? Network organisation Gate Garching, from Cluster 2020, have visited fifteen leading coworking centres in Helsinki, Paris and London to find out.
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