Innovation at the Nexus of Science, Technology and the ARTS

The Science+Technology+Ats = STARTS Initiative is a program of the European Commission to encourage synergies between the arts and technology that support the innovation industry and society. STARTS promotes the inclusion of artists in research and innovation activities thoughout Europe.

The STARTS Day offers insights into collaborative practice at the intersection of art, technology, science and industry. Different discursive formats, presentations and networking sessions showcase extraordinary work, including projects implementation, methods and impacts . This year’s programme covers a broad spectrum of topics, ranging from the potential of Art Thinking in the STARTS field to best practice examples of collaborations between art, science, industry and research; shedding insights into urban manufacturing and the future of fashion design, and tackling the role of artists in envisioning the future of cities and urban planning.



This event is co-funded by the European Commission’s DG CONNECT, in the framework of the Horizon 2020 programme of the European Union under the S+T+ARTS programme’s Regional STARTS Centers.

European Commission