1st CALL FOR PROPOSALS OPENS
19th October 2021
Inspiring innovation through creative connections around Europe
WORTH Partnership Project is funded by the European Commission under COSME, the EU Programme for the competitiveness of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises.
WORTH is the sole European project where designers, SMEs, manufacturers, and tech providers work together to develop innovative, design-oriented business ideas.
The project focuses on lifestyle industries, including fashion and textile, footwear, leather and fur, furniture/home decoration/interior design, jewellery and accessories.
The project provides companies with an incubation programme to develop new businesses, including a) 10.000 to 20.000 € in financial support; b) coaching on business strategy and technology development; c) legal advice on intellectual property rights and protection; d) participation in exhibitions; e) networking and professional links.
Launched in 2021, WORTH II follows the success of the first edition (2017-2021). 200 transnational partnerships will be selected in three calls for proposals, involving partners from EU-27, UK and COSME countries.
WORTH I PARTNERSHIP PROJECTS
On the occasion of World Intellectual Property Day, we started a conversation on the topic of intellectual property rights with Anna Maria Stein…
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND THE WORTH PARTNERSHIP PROJECT EXPERIENCE, A CONVERSATION WITH ANNA MARIA STEIN
April 26th is World Intellectual Property Day, On the occasion of this anniversary, we had an interesting conversation on the subject with Anna Maria Stein…
Every professional or entrepreneur knows that every business starts with an idea. It is the first step and it is very important because it is on that idea that the competitive advantage, that makes our product different from everything else on the market…
Where to be
On May 11 and 12, WORTH Partnership Project presented “The Future of Creative Design” the digital event that explored the themes of innovation, sustainability and collaboration…
Fuorisalone Digital Edition 2021 is about to get underway. This year, under the banner of the “Forms of Living” theme, it will be a moment to reflect on living spaces and how they will evolve in the future…
On the occasion of the Fuorisalone Digital, the SIMPLER consortium organized a virtual event…
WPP Community News
Sustainability is a topic that we are likely to hear more and more about. Investigating the potential impacts of your product can help you to create products that are functional and successful. In addition, consumers will become increasingly aware of and attentive to over the years, especially when making purchases….
Sometimes interior design is about interactions: between art, sculpture, light and you for example. As in the case of Zettel’z 6 lamp, created by Ingo Maurer in 1998…
One of the most iconic pieces of jewellery is, without a doubt, the Cartier’s Love Bracelet, a simple yellow-gold band created in 1969 by the jewelry designer Aldo Cipullo….