BUILDING NEW EUROPEAN CREATIVE ALLIANCE AND THINK TANK
iWeek – Fast Forward
13th to 18th November 2017
Art Research Laboratory, MPLab
Exhibition, conference, workshops, family day and moreFull programme here
The Renewable Futures project aims to invent new avenues for developments of tomorrow – shaping new contact zones between traditionally separated domains bringing together art and science, culture and digital technologies, sustainable businesses and social engagement of the 21st century.
To foster open innovations in cultural sector by establishing a material base for emerging art and science projects
To build new European Creative Alliance and Think Tank in art science field
Establish links with new and enlarged audiences and test new models for deepening relationship by carrying out extensive public innovation and audience development programme
New avenues for more sustainable and imaginative future developments
Bring together new ways of thinking, scientific knowledge, aesthetics, technologies and social practices.
Test more innovative models – providing creative situations, working together, open lab’s, public shows, workshops for kids, thus building creative communities.
The Renewable Futures is a new conference series in the Baltic Sea and North European region. The first conference edition took place in Riga, October 8–10, 2015, and it primarily focused on exploring the transformative potential of art in the post-media conditions. The second conference took place in Eindhoven, April 28–30 , 2017, aiming to push the boundaries of our thinking about economy. The third Renewable Futures conference will be held in Helsinki.
April 28–29, 2017
Eindhoven read more >
October 8–10, 2015
Riga read more >
October 9 – November 22, 2015
Riga read more >
November 2–8, 2015; November 7–13, 2016
Liepaja read more >
May 6 – June 16, 2016
Barcelona read more >
May 30 – June 5, 2016
Riga & Paris read more >
November 29–30, 2016
Helsinki read more >
November 21–27, 2016
Oslo read more >
November 12–14, 2017
Liepaja & Riga read more >
Events are organised by partners and taking place in different countries of Europe - Latvia, The Netherlands, Norway, Finland, France, Spain full project programme here
” Thank you all for inviting me to the Renewable Futures conference, which I enjoyed a lot! great organization, great presentations, great shows and great people! “G.N.
” I found some time today to visit the data drift exhibition again. I have to say that this is the best information visualization exhibition if ever seen! Thank you so much for everything you all made happen this weekend. The conference, the exhibition as well as Riga was really nice. “K.A.
“Just wanted to thank you for a great conference. It was a wonderful experience and I hope there will be possibilities to visit Riga and RIXc again in the future as I am really impressed by what you do.”E.D.
” Thanks for a wonderful symposium. The amount of work the Rixc team has put in is impressive and much appreciated.”T.K.
“Thank you very much for organising this conference.The talks were very inspiring and it was fine meeting all these great people.”A.M.
CO-FUNDED BY THE CREATIVE EUROPE PROGRAMME OF THE EUROPEAN UNION. INTERESTED IN BECOMING A SPONSOR? CONTACT US
RIXC Center for New Media Culture (Latvia)
Lenču iela 2, Rīga, LV-1010, Latvia
Baltan Laboratories (The Netherlands)
Postbus 4042, 5604 EA Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences (Norway)
PO box 4 St. Olavs plass, NO-0130 Oslo
Media Lab of Aalto University (Finland)
P.O.Box 16500, FI-00076 Aalto, Finland