EC presents plans for creative and cultural industries EIT-KIC
At its annual INNOVEIT conference in Budapest, plans to launch a new Knowledge and Innovation Community (KIC) for creative and cultural industries are being presented today, 15 October 2019. The new KIC is part of the European Commission’s plans for the 2021-2027 strategy of the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT). According to the EIT, 12.5 million Europeans are employed in the EU's creative and cultural sector, equalling 7.5% of all employment in the EU economy. The new KIC is intended to be of strategic importance to powering innovation in the creative and cultural sectors.
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