“Creative Zielona Góra – Promotion of Urban Creative Industries”

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On 23 February, 2012 at Krzywy Komin in Zielona Góra was held the meeting “Creative Zielona Góra – Promotion of Urban Creative Industries”.

In this event participated the representatives of the Municipality of Zielona Góra (Project Partner No 3), the University of Zielona Góra (Project Partner No 4), creative entrepreneurs and media.

The purpose of the meeting was to present and promote the “URBAN CREATIVE POLES” (UCP) project, to exchange the information on current situation of Cultural and Creative Industries (CCI) in Zielona Góra and to discuss trends in marketing of this sector.

The meeting began with short introductions, followed by a presentation by Zbigniew Binek, Project Manager at the Municipality of Zielona Góra, focusing on the objectives of the UCP project and on a brief summary of the progress of the project to date.

In the second presentation, Krzysztof Sikora, Head of The Enterprise and Economic Activity Department at the Municipality of Zielona Góra, analysed Zielona Góra’s Creative Industries. He informed about localisations and activities of creative companies in the city.

In panel discussions, young creative entrepreneurs presented themselves, exchanged ideas how to promote their businesses in most effective ways and talked about the possible collaboration between them and the Municipality within the UCP project.

The meeting finished with a statement that it is necessary to promote a fashion for CCI in Zielona Góra.

CCI events

Designers' Open Leipzig 2013

25. - 27. October 2013: Design Festival Leipzig | DESIGNERS´ OPEN - one of the leading German design festivals.

InNova Camp Festival

27-28 September, InNova Camp festival will be organized in Klaipeda by KEDA.


30. August - 01. September 2013 - IBUg Festival for Urban Culture in Germany: a lab for international urban artists and a way of life!

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in fashion munich - trade fair for fashion and accessories on 11th and 12th August 2013 in Munich, Germany

Network partners

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