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Dutch Design Week Stretch
Posted by Linda van de Ven | 27 09 2017

The Dutch host a yearly event in Eindhoven that is well worth visiting for all those interested in design, creative things, technology, innovation… What started with the annual graduation show...

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OrganiCity
Posted by Linda van de Ven | 07 09 2017

On August 10 some 130 entrepreneurs, hackers, data scientists, civil servants, geeks and other interested citizens gathered in the DigitYser building in Brussels to participate in an OrganiCity clinic to...

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OrganiCity
Posted by Linda van de Ven | 30 07 2017

OrganiCity is developing a prototype service to support people in experimentation with urban data and the Internet of Things to improve their cities. We are now open for applications to...

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Posted by Linda van de Ven | 19 07 2017

After years of hard work, it´s time to celebrate an important milestone: the Creative Ring ivzw (int. non-profit organization) has officially been founded. Forming an official organization is an important...

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WEAR Sustain
Posted by Koen Snoeckx | 07 07 2017

25 of the applicants for the WEAR Sustain open call for smart textiles and wearables come from the Creative Ring. To support the open call, events were organized in each...

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Posted by Koen Snoeckx | 21 06 2017

Is Brussels a smart city for culture? It wants to be. Brussels Secretary of State for Digitalization believes that artists and cultural industries have their role to play in the...

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Posted by Koen Snoeckx | 08 06 2017

The Creative Ring connected its creative hubs Aarhus, Barcelona, Brussels, Ghent, and Eindhoven in a shared approach towards the EU open call WEAR Sustain. How? By working together; practice what...

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Posted by Koen Snoeckx | 26 05 2017

Brussels Creative, the Creative Ring, MAD, and DataScouts organized a WEAR Sustain Support Event on May 17, in Brussels (Belgium). At the event, the WEAR Sustain consortium explained more about...

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Posted by Koen Snoeckx | 24 05 2017

One of the ways to become a successful designer, is to disagree with the world. Fashion-tech designer Anouk Wipprecht described how fashion was analog when she started designing. She disagreed....

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Posted by Koen Snoeckx | 22 05 2017

On May 16th, Ministry of Makers (the Design Platform of Ghent and East Flanders) organized a Pre-Submission Event for those applying to the EU WEAR Sustain Open Call, in Gent...

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Posted by Koen Snoeckx | 16 05 2017

Between April 19 and 21, Creative Ring -throughout its Brussels- hub, organized an inspirational trip to Aarhus, another hub of the Creative Ring. The purpose: to get to know the...

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Barcelona Launching Event WEAR Sustain
Posted by Koen Snoeckx | 05 05 2017

In order to stimulate wearables and facilitators to apply to WEAR Sustain, a launching event was organized in Barcelona on 20 and 21 April. On Thursday 20 April, Gioannino Malossi...

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WEAR Sustain
Posted by Koen Snoeckx | 28 04 2017

WEAR Sustain is looking for (paid) support through different supporting opportunities. In the WEAR info package you´ll find more information. Below we provided a summary of the document. Support opportunity...

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Posted by Ingrid Willems | 17 01 2017

January 12, Brussels - During the Connected Smart Cities Conference, the Creative Ring had the opportunity to communicate its vision on creative and smart city ecosystems and engaged in discussions...

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Posted by Creative Ring | 07 12 2016

At our official launch we already celebrated GiPStech as the most creative company and BLITAB as the company with the best business model. There was one more award to be handed out: the audience award,...

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