With the beginning of October the “Entrepreneurs for the Commons co-design Laboratory” – promoted by the “Cooperative and Civic Economy Enterprises Group” established within the Chamber of Commerce of Mantua and realized in collaboration with Labsus – Laboratory for the subsidiariarity, started a new phase of its path, the third and last phase called “Governance Camp”.
In the first phase it has been opened a Call for ideas “Culture as a Commons”, made by the Province of Mantua that selected 5 winning projects. The second phase consisted in an Ideas camp that started in June since the last meeting on the 29th and 30th of September with prof. Luigi Corvo. The Ideas Camp aimed at cultivate, improve and coordinate the project ideas.
During the Ideas Camp the project ideas has been prototype and systematized through interdisciplinary tools and techniques: participatory design, digital communication, services design, cultural and creative entrepreneurialism, fundraising added to co-working session and working groups.
The new phase of the Lab will consist in the Governance Camp. The Lab’s participansts will be involved in the analysis, construction and prototyping of a governance proposal that starts from the original projects present within the Lab and arrives to the construction of a network of alliances with institutional, civic and economic subjects.
The meeting will be held by professor Christian Iaione, scientific director of Labsus, on the next 10th and 11th of October at Politecnico University in Piazza d’Arco, 3.
Finally on Saturday the 11th the Lab will presented its governance proposal during the #fattidicultura Festival, organized by Pantacon association at Santagnese10, the creative co-working space of the Municipality of Mantua.
The #fattidicultura Festival aims to tell the cultural phenomenon that spreads in Italy in 2014. The title of the four days events intends to recall the “facts of culture” but also what does mean “to be made by culture”. In Mantua will arrive all the histories of cultural transformation in Italy, examples of creative contaminations that continues theirs process within challenge and questions. #fattidicultura will be a moment for discuss with who believe in culture. Moreover it will be a moment to present what Mantua is able to create.