The research project Creative Industries Network of Entrepreneurs (CINet) offers a free course to train and help entrepreneurs who desire to start-up in a creative sector (arts and crafts, architecture, gastronomy, leisure, videogames, advertising, press and media, film and audiovisual activities, public relations and publishing industry, among others).
The course will be held concurrently with Universidade Aberta (Portugal), the University of Piraeus (Greece) and the Open University of Catalonia (Spain).
The requirements for registering are the following:
- – Be up to 40 years of age
- – Have a good level of English (B2 or higher)
- – Be unemployed
The kick off face-to-face meetings will take place on Wednesday April 29, simultaneously, in each of the three headquarters: Lisbon (Portugal), Piraeus (Greece) and Barcelona (Spain). Apart from this first face-to-face meeting, the rest of the course is offered mostly online. The course ends up in July.
Once the course has finished, the (best entrepreneurial proposals could be presented to key market players, such as crowdfunding institutions, business angels or Government institutions.
Interested potential entrepreneurs must contact CINet, before April 27, through different means according to their location: fill in the following form (for Spain); the following form (for Portugal); and send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org (for Greece) with basic contact data.