Does the EU care about music?

Thursday, 29 September16h30 - 17h30Talks Room 1 - Factory Lisbon Cultural PoliciesTalk

In recent years, the European Union has adopted a more specific approach in its policies and funding tools towards music. However, the sector is still underestimated compared to other creative industries, despite having demonstrated its economic, societal and cultural value time and time again. Bringing together EU policymakers, funding experts and international project leaders, this panel will take an in-depth look at the current efforts made to increase the support to music at European level, and draw scenarios for future policies.