Conferences and events of the Ministry of Culture during the Czech Presidency of the European Union

CONFERENCE STARTING THE EUROPEAN YEAR OF CREATIVITY AND INOVATION

Date: 7 January 2009

Venue: Senate of the Parliament of the Czech Republic

The Conference is co-organized by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport and the Ministry of Industry and Trade. Its objective is to support creative and innovative thinking in the interconnected fields of education, culture and industry.

Contact person: Magdalena Boučková

Phone: +420 257 085 296

E-mail: magdalena.bouckova@mkcr.cz


AUDIOVISUAL AND COPYRIGHT CONFERENCE „ON THE RESPONSIBILITIES OF CONTENT PROVIDERS AND USERS“

Date: 18 – 20 March 2009

Venue: Congress Centre Prague

The Conference focuses on the issue of media literacy. The aim is to provide concrete examples of initiatives and illustrations of individual media literacy aspects.

Contact person: Marián Oravec

Phone: + 420 257 085 247

E-mail: marian.oravec@mkcr.cz

www.media-conference.cz


MEETING OF REPRESENTATIVES OF CONTACT POINTS OF CULTURE PROGRAMME 2007 – 2013

Date: 25 March 2009

Venue: Congress Centre Prague

Regular meeting of the representatives of „contact points of Culture Programme (2007 – 2013) on expert level.

Contact person: Eva Žáková

Phone: +420 224 809 134

E-mail: eva.zakova@institutumeni.cz


MINISTERIAL CONFERENCE „FORUM FOR CREATIVE EUROPE“

Date: 26 – 27 March 2009

Venue: Congress Centre Prague

The main issue of the Conference is creativity and its relation to other fields: creativity and civil society with reference to the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Iron Curtain, creativity and education, creativity and economy.

Contact person: Kateřina Vojkůvková

Phone: +420 257 085 219

E-mail: katerina.vojkuvkova@mkcr.cz


CONFERENCE „DIGITAL ACCES TO CULTURAL HERITAGE“

Date: 26 May 2009

Venue: Schoul of Economics in Prague

The Conference focuses on a digitizing processes in individual EU member states and the issue of „European Digital Library“.

Contact person: Kateřina Vojkůvková

Phone: +420 257 085 219

E-mail: katerina.vojkuvkova@mkcr.cz


INFORMAL MEETING OF THE COMMITTEE FOR CULTURAL AFFAIRS OF THE COUNCIL

Date: 2 – 3 June 2009

Venue: Congress Centre Prague

The Informal discussion will focus on the objectives of the Committee for Cultural Affairs, especially on the preparation of Working Plan for Culture for periode 2011 – 2013.

Contact person: Zdeněk Příhoda

Phone: +420 257 085 325

E-mail: zdenek.prihoda@mkcr.cz