Frequently Asked Questions
General information about ECHN
A creative hub is a physical space for creative & cultural professionals that offers the most effective way to support their growth, collaboration, interaction and development
Members related questions
Associate members benefit from all the value offerings proposed in the document. They will be included in all communications channels and will be invited to all the workshops and events. The only difference for associate members is that they cannot vote in the general assembly.
No. One of the criteria to be a regular member is to have a physical space. But associate members could switch to regular membership when they fulfill the required criteria. Associate members should inform the steering committee via firstname.lastname@example.org to switch their membership types.
It is the same as the regular membership fees.
Membership fees are yearly basis fees. The fees for 2019 should be handled before the 31th of December, 2018. Steering committee informs members regarding the bank account details etc. within two weeks following their applications.
The memberships are renewed automatically when the members transfer the upcoming years’ fee before the end of 2019.
Yes, they do. But they do not have a chance to take part in the votings.
2. Training and Development
4. Policy advocacy
1. Communication is about what happens in the network and will give you important knowledge about what is happening in the network and in the hubs in the network. If you have something to share with network, this will also be a channel for you.
2. The training workshops are on the sketch board, and we are planning 3 workshops per year and a peer-to-peer program. It is an important leg in the network, because with training we can make the hubs more sustainable and resilient.
3. We believe it is important to meet in a network. This is when the network comes alive, and members will get a chance to meet and connect.
4. Policy advocacy is a new strand of the network. The ambition is to support members on national and municipal level as well as representing the CCI’s on an international level.
Memberships are valid in a yearly basis (January – December)
For members applying after July 1st of every year, members can pay half the membership fee for the current year applying.