EBN Congress 2013

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This year the EBN Congress will take place in Derry-Londonderry, UK, between the 29 and 31 May 2013. www.ebncongress.eu

The Congress will focus on Social, Digital and Culture Innovation

Digital Innovation

How the digital content sector can be developed and grown to address new business opportunities in the 21st century economy. What innovative methodologies can be utilised by BICs to improve the competitiveness and sustainability of digital content businesses? How can traditional businesses adopt and utilise digital technologies to develop their business models?

Cultural Innovation

All regions have their own unique culture. This creates a business opportunity that can be used to considerable economic advantage. What innovative approaches can be taken by the BICs towards ensuring that cultural activities can be made sustainable? Can traditional businesses adopt cultural innovation processes to drive forward their businesses?

Social Innovation

Particularly in a recession economy, the opportunity for start-up can be limited through many factors – market, finance, staff or customer base. By thinking innovatively, the business model can be translated from a traditional profit taking model to a surplus making model such as social enterprise. What innovative approaches can be taken by the BICs towards supporting social enterprises? Can traditional businesses adopt social innovation processes to drive forward their businesses? How can social cohesion be promoted through adoption of social innovation?

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