CULTLAB: a new cultural and creative start up project
Meccano ScpA, research and innovation centre, is currently leading a project for development, organisation and support to new cultural and creative start up project ideas called CULTLAB , in joint partnership with Macerata and Urbino University .
CULTLAB is an incubator project promoted and financed by the 6 LAGs of Marche Region (Local Action Groups: combination of public and private partners implementing a multisectoral development strategy in a rural area forming a local community) within the framework of the Rural Development Plan of Marche Region 2007/13 – Axis IV -LEADER approach -measure 421- in complementarity and synergies with the Cultural District of Marche Region.
CultLab offers specialist services:
-Training activities (creativity management, market analysis, coaching and tutoring, business plan , networking, crowd funding, technological and certification consultancy etc.)
-Matching between start up ideas and potential private investors
-Support and methodology for identification of appropriate calls of proposal and tenders and for projects drafting.
– Financial packages and security contributions consultancy
– Supplying of autonomous spaces for start up business
At present CultLab is incubing 15 startups in the field of innovative culture and creativity: heritage, patrimony conservation, design, cultural tourism, food, refurbishment, new didactic technology, innovative applications for performing arts and exhibitions, sustainability and social responsibility of enterprises.
For more information on the project : www.cultlab.it