We are family! The ECHN Membership renewal is coming up!

And, just like that, another year has gone by! The process to renew ECHN’s membership will start soon and we’re looking forward to one more year together full of breakthroughs, learnings, new connections and a good sum of nice memories. If you’re not a member yet and would like to join the network, please let […]

December’s Family Brunch took us to a decentralized hub

As usual, on the first Friday of November we had another round of our dear ‘Online Family Brunch’ – our monthly event exclusive to ECHN members!This month we also had the time to hear Agustín from Anceu Coliving telling us all about the upcoming ECHN Workshop they are preparing!  We’re excited to see the further developments. Thank […]

OPEN CALL! The first ECHN Workshop is open for applications!

The winner of the first round of the ECHN Workshop grant, Anceu Coliving, has launched the participation call for its Rural Hacking Workshop!   And what exactly is this? Rural hacking is a pop-up coliving experience to exchange ideas, perspectives, and possibilities about how to revitalise rural areas through creative hubs. The workshop is free-of-charge and […]

A useful guide to navigate key-terms, brought to you by CORAL researchers 

CORAL Early Stage Researchers have developed a web-based Glossary about key-terms and concepts of the project, which marks the end of the theoretical phase of the PhDs.From social innovation, rural creative class, hybrid CWS to social entrepreneurship, precariousness, and remote work in rural areas, the glossary aspires to help scholars navigate coworking studies that cut across a […]

Coming up: Another S4F Inspiration Circle, this time on ‘Pitching!’ 

SAVE THE DATE! Thursday 8th Dec. 17:00-18:30 CET Join us online on our monthly Inspirational Circle to learn about Pitching: Do’s and Don’ts.This session will focus on how to build a good pitch and how to present it – fundamental points for an effective presentation and a good exposure that persuades your audience to believe […]

“Museum of Ukrainian Victory” just launched!

“Museum of Ukrainian Victory” is a war-documentary project on scanning the historical heritage of the Russian war against Ukraine. On December 6, the digital heritage exhibition will be opened in Lviv, which will include the first part of exhibits collected by the team and partners of Pixelated Realities and objects of other scanners of Ukraine […]

The Future DiverCities project has launched all its official platforms!

Future DiverCities  website and social media platforms were launched this week. Get connected and follow the project that will take place in 9 European cities through long experimentations to pilot new kinds of cultural and ecological interventions.   Website: https://future-divercities.eu/home/ Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100086765537492 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/futuredivercities Twitter: https://twitter.com/FDivercities LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/future-divercities-b680b1250 Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/user64987477

Our Rural Hubs Researchers’ POV: reflections on BauTopia2 🔍

Early Stage Researchers from our CORAL-ITN project, Lorenzo Marmo (first on the left) and Colm Stockdale (second on the left) joined the 2nd BauTopia Conference to participate in the panel discussion ‘Glocalization in Culture and Creativity’ and presented with great success the CORAL project.  ‘’[…]These initiatives are in line with our research topics and offer us a chance to […]

Our first Workshop is here – and its related to the Rural Hubs!  

ECHN has launched the first round of the ECHN Workshops! We received different proposals of innovative workshops addressed to the creative hubs and local communities, and ECHN members decided which workshop would receive the final grant! Through a voting process, the family has chosen: the creative hub that won the poll is Anceu Coliving (Galicia, Spain)! Based […]