DIVA Borderless - introducing new approaches to cooperation between entrepreneurs and creatives
On March 10th the cross-border event »DIVA borderless! was held to highlight the challenges of modern and high-tech society by introducing new approaches to cooperation between entrepreneurs and creatives«.
The participants were addressed by Laura Comelli, representative of the Managing Authority of the Interreg IT-SI Cooperation Program and Mayors of Nova Gorica, Mr Klemen Miklavič and Gorizia, Mr Rodolfo Ziberna. Arctur is highly involved in the DIVA project and is a communication and dissemination lead partner.
Martina Golob who is responsible for communication activities in DIVA project explained: »The round table, which was also attended by the representative of the Government of the Republic of Slovenia for Development and European Cohesion Policy Mr Marko Hren and representatives of the European Capital of Culture and other EU projects concerning cultural and creative industries, reveals how important and necessary it is to introduce new dynamics and mechanisms the exploitation of the potential of the cultural and creative sector, as an equal partner in cooperation with the economy. It is also perceived that quality cooperation between the cultural and creative sector and the economy still requires "facilitators", so-called innovation catalysts on the DIVA project, who have a good understanding of both entrepreneurial and creative sector and represent a connection to establish equivalent and quality partnerships.«
You are invited to read the article about the event that was published in the newspaper Primorske Novice.