Apply for the DIVA Open Call and improve your innovation

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Are you a representative of a small or medium-sized company that wants to improve its innovation potential?
Do you want to cooperate with artists from the cultural and creative sector using the Art and Design Thinking method?
Do not miss the opportunity, apply for the DIVA Open Call for co-financing pilot projects, we will support your innovative ideas.

The Open Call is part of the Interreg Ita-Slo DIVA project, which aims to connect Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) with cultural and creative organizations with the aim of co-creating innovative products and processes. Using methods such as Art and Design Thinking, companies have the opportunity to improve innovation potential, expand technological frontiers, develop disruptive services and prototypes, and promote innovative processes. Co-creation can inspire new ways of thinking and enable key discoveries in economic and social innovation.

€ 900,000 is available for pilot projects within the DIVA call; selected projects can obtain funding of up to € 45,000. The implementation of pilot projects will take up to 10 months. The deadline for submitting project proposals is postponed to May 30 till 12 (noon).

All information on the call, conditions and selection criteria are published here.

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For more information, contact the DIVA HUBs:

Arctur – Huture Space;
ekscenter Nova Gorica;
GZS – Kreativna soba;
PTP – TočkaKREA;
RRA ZK – Ustvarjalna kamRRA;
TPLJ – Creative Factory

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