CLIC & ECHOES workshop at the ILUCIDARE Playground Event

November, 20th 2019 CLIC participated to the ILUCIDARE Playground “Cracking the future of heritage”, a one-day interactive networking event organized by the H2020 Project ILUCIDARE ( The workshop, addressed to heritage professionals, researchers, innovators, policy makers, activists and volunteers, engaged participants in stimulating discussions leading to concrete policy actions. Its mission was to explore the multifaceted contribution heritage makes to sustainable and inclusive societies to tackle societal challenges through innovation and promote a multicultural dialogue.

The ILUCIDARE Playground afternoon programme was jointly developed with CLIC and the Horizon 2020 projects ECHOESROCK, and RURITAGE.

The programme included the CLIC session “Intrinsic value of cultural heritage as driver for heritage-led entrepreneurship”, moderated by Raffaele Lupacchini, from Municipality of Salerno. This workshop involved stakeholders in CLIC cities and region: SalernoRijekaAmsterdamVästra Götaland region, as well as other cities, to discuss ways in which the intrinsic value of cultural heritage can be recognized by local communities and can act as driver / enabler of new heritage-led entrepreneurship, valorizing the uniqueness of local cultural expressions. The CLIC city of Salerno, Italy, shared the experience of the Heritage Innovation Partnerships which led to the co-development of a strategic cultural project for the city, founded on the intrinsic value of the Historic Medical School of Salerno and its potential recognition within the European Cultural Routes, linking with other European cities.