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December

Creativity Ambassador: Interview with Professor de Bono19.12.2008 – 19.01.2009

Creativity Ambassador: Interview with Professor de Bono

Creativity means much more than just arts, dance and painting, and thus Europe urgently needs a figure to take the issue seriously if it is not to fall behind its global competitors, Edward de Bono, who has been appointed...more >
Global innovation: How to get out of the economic crisis12.12.2008 – 14.01.2009

Global innovation: How to get out of the economic crisis

On 2 December, the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm organised a press roundtable on how research, development and innovation can help strengthen Europe's economy. Harriet Wallberg-Henriksson and Jean-Philippe Courtois were...more >
Opening event of the European Year of Creativity and Innovation in Lithuania10.12.2008 – 10.01.2009

Opening event of the European Year of Creativity and Innovation in Lithuania

The Education Exchanges Support Foundation (EESF) held an award ceremony for the 2008 Quality Competition in Vilnius, on 18 November 2008.more >
More than 250 people joined the celebration of the Launch of European Year 200909.12.2008

More than 250 people joined the celebration of the Launch of European Year 2009

The European Commission celebrated on 5th December 2008 the media Launch of the European Year 2009.more >
Europe's ambition to unlock its innovative capacity: Media launch of the European Year of Creativity and Innovation 200905.12.2008

Europe's ambition to unlock its innovative capacity: Media launch of the European Year of Creativity and Innovation 2009

The European Commission has launched today the communication campaign for the European Year of Creativity and Innovation 2009 with the slogan “Imagine. Create. Innovate”. more >
04.12.2008 – 12.12.2008

Culture Programme Conference, 12 December - Culture in motion

On 12 December the first Culture Programme conference to focus on presenting past and on-going project results (Culture 2000 and Culture Programmes) will take place in Brussels.more >
Opening event of the European Year 200904.12.2008

Opening event of the European Year 2009

The EYCI will be officially launched in Prague on the 7th of January. A conference on innovation and creativity will be held in the premises of the Czech Senate, in the presence of several Commissioners and members of Czech...more >