News and events

13 Oct 2016 -
09:00 to 17:00
Posted: 20 Sep 2016 - 14:00

LOCATION: Zagreb, Croatia 

29 Sep 2016 - 08:45
Posted: 29 Sep 2016 - 08:53
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Successful crowdfunding takes more than just filling out a profile on a platform – it requires a great deal of thought, commitment and social media know-how. Check out these five questions that organisations need to ask themselves before embarking on a crowdfunding campaign.

19 Sep 2016 - 09:00 to 11 Nov 2016 - 17:00
Posted: 22 Sep 2016 - 08:59

Crowdfunding platform MyMicroInvest is embarking on a journey across 29 countries in Europe, bringing the conversation on entrepreneurship and crowdfunding direct to you! 

The conversation will be crowdsourced, with audiences both on-line and off-line! 

7 Jul 2016 -
09:00 to 17:00
Posted: 2 Jun 2016 - 15:58

Location: Brockway Room, Conway Hall, Red Lion Square, London, WC1R 4RL

Creative Europe supported projects are expected to contribute resources in the form of 'match-funding' and account for all of the project costs and income generated across the partnership.

Crowdheritage Workshop: The RE-usable Fashion Museum and Crowd Engagement; IDEA Consult, crowdfunding4culture
14 Jun 2016 -
08:30 to 17:30
Posted: 13 Jun 2017 - 06:38

On 14 June, a workshop

17 May 2016 - 16:15
Posted: 16 Jan 2017 - 16:43
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There is a bit 'of confusion on the numbers that revolve around Crowdfunding in Italy. Although below the average in other developed countries, the domestic market is experiencing a good momentum of growth , with the proliferation of platforms and a renewed interest in large companies and institutions . Read more below.

24 Feb 2016 - 11:45
Posted: 19 Nov 2016 - 11:56
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The internet offers digital spaces that can connect creators and service or content providers with consumers, and with new work, business or financing possibilities. In the sphere of arts and culture, this offers new opportunities for fundraising for events and projects, and for developing collaborative projects among artists, sometimes with public participation.

8 Feb 2016 - 12:30
Author: Agenda Paris
Posted: 31 Mar 2017 - 12:30
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In this video, Will Dallimore talkes about the Royal Academy of Arts’ use of the crowdfunding platform Kickstarter to bring Chinese artist Ai Weiwei’s Tree sculptures to London in autumn 2015. The campaign raised more than £120,000 in less than six weeks to become Europe’s most successful arts crowdfunding initiative.

crowdfunding culture VAT tax
23 Nov 2015 - 10:15 to 17 Mar 2017 - 10:15
Author: European Crowdfunding Network
Posted: 17 Mar 2017 - 10:13
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European Commission had asked the EU VAT Committee, composed by representatives from EU member states and the Commission itself, to discuss the VAT treatment of crowdfunding activities. See below what was decided.

16 Crowdfunding Sites that Web Designers and Freelancers Need to Know About, crowdfunding4culture, IDEA Consult, design, funding, start up, entrepreneurs
15 Nov 2015 - 21:15
Author: Vandelay Design
Posted: 7 Jun 2017 - 21:21
Blog post

Do you have a dream of selling an app you designed? Maybe you want to publish a book about web design? Maybe you’d like to turn your freelancing design business into a full-fledged agency?