The Mid Nordic Region

Creative economy - a Midnordic seminar


16 November 2010 Jyväskylä

Creative industries represent one of the largest and fastest growing areas of the total global economy. There is no doubt that the creative industries are already strong sectors but they have an even greater growth potential.   

The Midnordic Committee will organize a joint seminar on 16th of November in Jyväskylä - for committee members and other partners in the Midnordic  region who are interested in this fascinating topic.

Seminar speakers:
- Saara Taalas: From global hype to local participation- Creative economy revisited
- Evelina Wahlqvist: Developing Creative Industries - Challenges and Opportunities
- Atle Hauge: Producing symbolic value - innovation and competition in the creative economy

Detailed programmePDF
Programme includes also a design-market, business visits, eg. at Rock planetarium.

More information:
Virpi Heikkinen, virpi.heikkinen@keskisuomi.fi, tel. +358 40 595 0178