Call for proposals 2019 - Pilot project - Platform(s) for cultural content innovation CNECT/i.3(2019)5043110 Closed!


Objectives of the Pilot Project

  • incentivise European content industries to nurture and embrace innovation and  take up new technologies in order to be able to sustain their position as creative pioneers in the digital era,
  • bring together players from different content industries, and instil a mind-set of innovation and collaboration through the sharing of experiences, data and knowledge,
  • test and develop new approaches and business models  for content creation, distribution and promotion, taking advantage of digital technologies and taking into account new audience patterns and behaviours,
  • existence and operation of platform(s) for cultural content innovation.


The following types of activities are eligible, inter alia, under this call for proposals:

  • curation activities of a platform promoting experimentation with recent technologies and the development of new approaches, services, products, business models in the content industries;
  • activities related to dissemination of results of experimentation, sharing of data and experience among cultural content sectors;
  • activities related to the organisation of events, conferences, workshops, etc. (online and offline) showcasing the progress and the results of the activities of the platform for cultural content innovation;
  • financial support to third parties

European community funding

The Community provisional funding available for the call for proposals is:

  • 1,04 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 20 September 2019 - 2 years ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Official webpage of the call

Useful documents

  • Call for proposals (Legal base)

Organisations eligible to participate

Opened to the following bodies or institutes with legal status established in the covered areas:

  • Any legal organisation

Covered areas

Bodies or institutes must have their registered legal seat in one of the countries taking part in the Programme which are:

  • European Union (EU)

Directorate-Generale responsible


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