S+T+ARTS event: Fostering Regional Innovation through Arts, Science, and Technology

October 16, 2023
Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Venice, Italy

October 16th, 2023, Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Venice, Italy
Please kindly note that the event will be live streamed online and recorded.

Registrations to attend the event in Venice are now closed. Registrations for the live stream remain open.

An upcoming S+T+ARTS Prize Event, where we will delve into the transformative power of the S+T+ARTS ecosystem in fostering regional innovation through the seamless integration of arts, science, and technology.

Event Highlights:

  1. Unlocking the Potential: Delve into the adoption of the S+T+ARTS program approach and discover the remarkable outcomes it has generated within the Horizon Europe framework. Explore how these successes can be replicated and embraced by other European innovation initiatives at national and local levels.
  2. Panel Discussion – S+T+ARTS Ecosystem: Challenges and Opportunities for the Creation of New Regional Centers”: Engage in an invigorating panel discussion where experts and pioneers will share current practices, insights, and lessons learned from regional centers. Learn about the challenges faced, explore exciting opportunities, and participate in an interactive session where you can contribute your own inputs and perspectives from other projects.
  3. Panel Speakers: Gain inspiration and knowledge from a distinguished lineup of speakers.
  4. Networking Opportunities: Connect with like-minded professionals, innovators, and creatives from various disciplines. Cultivate new collaborations, exchange ideas, and foster relationships that have the potential to drive future regional innovation endeavors.

This event serves as an exceptional platform for knowledge-sharing, collaboration, and the nurturing of ideas that will shape the future of arts, science, and technology integration. It is a unique occasion to reunite the S+T+ARTS family and collectively explore innovative approaches to fostering regional innovation.

Event Details and Agenda:
Date: October 16th, 2023
Time: 9.30am-5pm (CET)
Venue: Fondazione Giorgio Cini
Isola di San Giorgio Maggiore, 30124 Venezia

9.30-10.00Introduction and greetings, Renata Codello, Segretario Generale Fondazione Giorgio Cini
10.00-10.15 Introduction to the S+T+ARTS Prize project and to the day, Simona De Rosa, T6 Ecosystems
10.15- 10.45Keynote about regional centre: Pau Alsina, HACTE
10.45-11.00Coffee Break – Archive
11:00-12.30Roundtable: S+T+ARTS Ecosystem: challenges and opportunities for the creation of new regional centres
Moderator: Frédéric Meseeuw, Bozar
+ GRIN. Airan Berg
+ Repairing the Present. Christian Rauch
+ S+T+ARTS in the City. Christoph De Jaeger
+ S+T+ARTS AIR. Borut Jerman
12:30- 13.00Open discussion with other regional centres
13.00-14.00Light lunchCafè San Giorgio
14.00-14.30 Avatar Robot Cafè (S+T+ARTS Prize 2022 Honorary Mention). Video and presentation (remotely)
14.30-15.00In event of Moon Disaster (S+T+ARTS Prize 2021 Nomination). Video and presentation (remotely)
15.15- 17.00Roundtable: Supporting arts and culture as a political aim. How S+T+ARTS laid the ground for future uptakes
Moderator: Simona De Rosa, T6 Ecosystems

+ Peter Friess, European Commission (remotely)
+ Alessandra Gariboldi, Fondazione Fitzcaraldo
+ Anne Huybrechts, Fédération Wallonie Bruxelles – in the Contemporary Arts Directorate
+ Florian Schneider, NTNU
+ Veronika Liebl, Ars Electronica
17.00Closing the session and networking cocktail- Cafè San Giorgio