CINEMA CREATIVE INDUSTRIES FOR NEW URBAN ECONOMIES IN THE DANUBE REGION

  • CINEMA - Happy Holidays 2021!
    - 21-12-2021
    Happy Holidays 2021!

    What a year! While the world still is struggling with the Corona pandemic, the CINEMA consortium works relentlessly on its goal to revive inner city centres with the help of the creative industries. A lot of activities in our pilot locations have...

  • CINEMA - Transformation of an old industry hall in Resita/Romania
    - 10-12-2021
    Transformation of an old industry hall in Resita/Romania

    Do you know Minda Hall in Resita? It's a wonderfully designed industrial hall, in the spirit of Mies van der Rohe with Fachwerk metal structure and masonry panels plus profiles glass, one of the most beautiful and titrated materials today in the...

  • CINEMA - Kamnik/Slovenia releases Open Call for reinvigorating the medieval town centre
    - 03-12-2021
    Kamnik/Slovenia releases Open Call for reinvigorating the medieval town centre

    With the open call "Kamnik, the town of entrepreneurs", our Slovenian project partners are seeking courageous, creative and innovative entrepreneurs willing to expand the range of services in Kamnik’s medieval town centre. The entrepreneurs, who...

  • CINEMA - Open Call in Gabrovo/Bulgaria for creatives!
    - 02-12-2021
    Open Call in Gabrovo/Bulgaria for creatives!

    News from Bulgaria: Our Project partners, the City of Gabrovo and Studio Komplekt, announce a call for proposals in support of small businesses and creative industries. This call aims to select projects for the use of four sites in “District 6”...

  • CINEMA - First pilot action in Herrenberg almost completed
    - 26-11-2021
    First pilot action in Herrenberg almost completed

    After almost four weeks, the first phase of the concept "Chamäleon Spaces" in Herrenberg is almost completed. Developed at the Virtual Hackathon Herrenberg in February, the winning team's idea "Chamäleon Spaces" will be implemented twice within...

  • CINEMA - Project presentation at Interreg event series
    - 19-11-2021
    Project presentation at Interreg event series

    The Ministry of Economy, Labor and Tourism of Baden-Württemberg (Germany) organizes a series of events to launch the new funding period (2021-2027) of the transnational Interreg B programs. The events are part of the Interreg-BW campaign, which...

  • CINEMA - 3rd Project Newsletter - Latest progress on reviving inner city centers
    - 11-11-2021
    3rd Project Newsletter - Latest progress on reviving inner city centers

    Welcome to the latest news about the CINEMA project! We are happy to report that our project is proceeding nicely: We had our first live meeting in September in Ljubljana, we published the first important outputs in form of Factsheets and...

  • CINEMA - Publication of Roadmaps to support change in inner cities
    - 15-10-2021
    Publication of Roadmaps to support change in inner cities

    As you all know, CINEMA deals with three focus subjects in order to change inner city centers for the better: 1. Revitalisation of empty or under-utilised floor space, 2. Revitalisation of retail and small businesses and 3. Establishment of a CI...

  • CINEMA - First live meeting of project consortium
    - 01-10-2021
    First live meeting of project consortium

    It was about time: After over a year of working together the CINEMA consortium finally was able to organise the first live meeting in Ljubljana, hosted by our Lead Partner, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Slovenia. Two days packed with...

  • CINEMA - Creative support of enterprises in Kamnik / Slovenia
    - 26-08-2021
    Creative support of enterprises in Kamnik / Slovenia

    The CINEMA project supports the revitalisation of empty or neglected floorspaces in European cities with the help of the creative industries. It is recognised that small businesses are the basis for a healthy and successful municipality and that...

  • CINEMA - Youtube Channel online
    - 13-08-2021
    Youtube Channel online

    We are very pleased to announce that our new Youtube Channel for the CINEMA project is online! It includes e.g. testimonial videos from all our partner regions presenting their pilot locations and local creatives. Check it out here! We will...

  • CINEMA - Tools development for capacity building actions
    - 26-07-2021
    Tools development for capacity building actions

    One big part of the CINEMA project is to develop tools and concepts to strengthen the innovation process between the Creative Industries (CI) and urban economies. We focus on three challenges: revitalisation of empty floorspaces, revitalisation...

  • CINEMA - Start of Pilot Actions in Herrenberg / Germany
    - 09-07-2021
    Start of Pilot Actions in Herrenberg / Germany

    First actions in the pilot location of Herrenberg: "Oh, how beautiful is Herrenberg!", "I want to bring the world to Herrenberg" and "Back with the future" are the stories for the revitalization of the inner city shop windows and hence the whole...

  • CINEMA - Share the stories - first project video online
    - 29-06-2021
    Share the stories - first project video online

    Check it out! Here is our first #interregCINEMA project video – Share the stories! It was compiled for the occasion of the the #upperREGION Award a couple of days ago. You’ll get an overview on all our planned actions in the partner regions and...

  • CINEMA - Partnerships!
    - 25-06-2021
    Partnerships!

    As the CINEMA project is going into its second year we would like to take the opportunity and present our consortium. With partnerships it’s like this: All kinds can be satisfying and happy, but all of them can also be difficult, exhausting or...

  • CINEMA - Proud to present: #upperREGION Award 2021
    - 10-06-2021
    Proud to present: #upperREGION Award 2021

    Responsible use of land as a resource is more important than ever. Land consumption and urban sprawl are among the most pressing problems of our time. With #upperREGION2030, the province of Upper Austria, namely our CINEMA partner biz-up, has...

  • CINEMA - Workshop on Tools and Concepts
    - 31-05-2021
    Workshop on Tools and Concepts

    As mentioned before the CINEMA consortium works in three different focus groups: (1) Empty Floorspaces (2) Revitalisation of urban retail and small business and (3) Establishment of support centres for the creative industries. All of the focus...

  • CINEMA - Virtual Study Visit in Košice
    - 21-05-2021
    Virtual Study Visit in Košice

    On May 20th almost 50 participants, mainly consisting of the CINEMA partnership and their stakeholders, had the chance to visit Košice/Slovakia. Due to COVID-19 only virtually of course, but nevertheless it was a great opportunity to get to know...

  • CINEMA - 2nd Newsletter on Pilot Locations and Hackathons
    - 30-04-2021
    2nd Newsletter on Pilot Locations and Hackathons

    Check out our latest Newsletter! It introduces you to the regional hackathons in each partner region and summarizes the regional challenges, experiences and plans on how to realize the developed ideas. We are very proud of all the different...

  • CINEMA - Design Thinking Workshops
    - 30-04-2021
    Design Thinking Workshops

    One of the key work packages within the CINEMA project aims to provide a set of tools for capacity building addressed to CI, BSO and policy makers, and to develop concepts to start or strengthen innovation processes based on the collaboration...

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