|Sostenuto – Culture as a factor of economic and social innovation: final press conference|
The partners from the INTERREG IV B Med project Sostenuto – Culture as a factor of economic
and social innovation will hold a final press conference of the project.
This conference will take place on Thursday, 21st of June from 9:00 to 10:30 am at the Ile-de-France
Europe Office in Brussels.
This conference will aim at presenting and diffusing the publications resulting from the project. They
are based on two complementary volumes. The first, coordinated by the University of Valencia,
proposes an economic analysis on questions of culture and innovation. The second volume,
coordinated by the Relais Culture Europe, puts these questions into perspective with regards to the
choices with which we are faced in terms of development, society and democracy.
Two conferences moderated by Pascal Brunet, Relais Culture Europe:
• Pau Rausell Köster, economist and director of ECONCULT, University of Valencia – the
Sostenuto project: a contribution to the debate on social and economic innovation
• Jean-Michel Lucas, academic, University Rennes 2 – around his publication Culture and
sustainable development and his contribution in the second volume “What values for the
Agenda 21 for culture? ”
With the participation of Stéphane Victor, Ile-de-France Europe Office, Ferdinand Richard, director
of A.M.I., head of the Sostenuto project and Frédéric Hocquard, director of Arcadi.