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Creativity Works!

Creativity Works stands for imagination, innovation, freedom of expression and cultural diversity. Europe thrives on these values. Creativity is a vital component of future recovery and growth across the European Union. Artists, their business partners and the creative process itself are at the centre of everything we do.

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09.11.2018 - Press release

CW! highlights the need to preserve an exemption for entertainment lights in the implementing Regulation of Directive 2009/125/EC

Creativity Works! is a leading European coalition of the cultural and creative sectors. Our coalition represents writers, screenwriters, video game developers, broadcasters, book publishers and retail......

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11.10.2018 - Press release

Press statement: Final flicker for Europe’s creative sector?

Brussels, 10 October 2018 – With limited regard for Europe’s creative and cultural sectors, the European Commission has decided to remove certain exemptions for film and TV studio and live perform......

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Creativity Map

Your Cultures. Your Europe. Help Creativity. From the instant a creator has the “ah ha” moment to the final product, a significant amount of time and energy has been exerted. Creativity is a process, not something that can be produced on an assembly line or extracted from the ground.

This Creativity Map is a visual representation of the creative journey taken by the thousands of Europeans who are part of this continent’s creative and cultural engines. Click on the map to see the depth and value of European culture, which is under duress from European policymakers.

Broadcasting Regulation

Extending the regulation to online services will not bring positive results for consumers – on the contrary European content creation & its financing is at risk.

Geo-Blocking Regulation

Including copyright-protected works equals higher prices for less cultural diversity and fewer European works.

Copyright Directive

Once in a generation opportunity to strike the right balance between users, our cultural and creative ecosystem and platforms.

Portability

A proportionate solution for portability to digital services

Time for #YouTube to develop a new business model | Read @perstromback’s response to YouTube CEO’s op-ed: bit.ly/2OaH8eK via @netopiaforum #CreativityWorks #ValueGap

About 4 days ago from Creativity Works!'s Twitter via Twitter Web Client