Why a Framework Programme for R&D&I is needed?
In the current financial environment many member states, especially the smallest ones, have been forced to cut down their R&D&I fun
European R&D funding secures a strong industrial base
Many of the challenges mapped by the industry pioneers with the help of Creative Europe funding, are signiﬁcant economic and technologica
The games industry can be divided into three key groups that have different requirements for public funding:
Games industry pioneers are small risk taking indie game de
Technological Innovation: video games are a driver of technological innovation.
It is widely acknowledged that video games have contributed to the worldwide development of computer hardware more than
Access to top global talent
The games industry is a global industry; its success is based on its ability to recruit worldwide leading talents to Europe. Consequently, the Commission should do all it
It is crucial that the industry is able to reach the best talents regardless of their sex, ethnic background, language, religion, political or other opinions, national or social origin, association wi
Helsinki Model for games industry talent building was summarized by the Finnish member association of EGDF in 2018.
Digital skills through cultural capacity building
Most of the emerging industries are based on the skills and knowledge of passionate hobbyists. This is especially true for the games industry where n
1. Principles of digital-ready regulation
European platforms and device manufacturers have almost disappeared from the global market. However, in digital content, and particularly in games, Eur