BUILDING NEW EUROPEAN CREATIVE ALLIANCE AND THINK TANK
The 2nd Renewable Futures Conference and Economia festival
28th to 29th April 2017
Baltan Laboratories at NatLab, former Philip’s Physics Lab
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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.
Foster open innovations in cultural sector by establishing a material base for emerging art and science
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
Aims to invent 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 1st conference edition took place in Riga, from October 8–10, 2015, and it primarily focused on exploring the transformative potential of art in the post-media conditions.
The second will take place in Eindhoven from April 28-30 , 2017, aiming to push the boundaries of our thinking about economy.
Also the third RF 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
Liepāja 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 >
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.
CO-FUNDED BY THE CREATIVE EUROPE PROGRAMME OF THE EUROPEAN UNION. INTERESTED IN BECOMING A SPONSOR? CONTACT US
Baltan Laboratories (The Netherlands)
Postbus 4042, 5604 EA Eindhoven
Ars Longa (Franace)
104 rue d’Aubervilliers 75019 PARIS
HOGSKOLEN I OSLO OG AKERSHUS (Norway)
PO box 4 St. Olavs plass, NO-0130 Oslo
Media Lab / Aalto University (Finland)
School of Art, Design and Architecture, P.O.Box 16500, FI-00076 Aalto