Since 2011 ECBN organizes an annual policy forum with top policymakers and leading stakeholders from cultural creative industries on current European topics in cultural, economic and social policies.



6th European Creative Industries Summit 2017:
“Europe @Cross-Roads: A New Agenda for Innovation”
All Presentations for Download
(Foto right: Panel “Innovation Agenda 2020”; left to right: Bernd Fesel, Pieter Aarts,
Gerin Trautenberger, Frits Grotenhuis)


5th European Creative Industries Summit 2016:
“Structural Policies for the Industrial Future of the Creative Industries”
Executive Summary & Policy Briefing


“The future of the Creative Industries is making the link between science and creativity” Martine Reicherts, General Director of DG Education and Culture


4th European Creative Industries Summit 2015 :
“The Cultural Creative Entrepreneur in the 21st Century”
Manifesto for Entrepreneurial Assets and Capacities


ECBN Policy Forum:
ACCESS: A Manifesto for Growth in Europe’s Cultural and Creative Industries


European Cultural and Creative Industries Summit


European Cultural and Creative Industries Summit:
“Digital Shift”

Photo credit: ECIS 2017 Brussels.