Program

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    On Sunday, 16 September 2018, you will have the opportunity to inform yourself about the support programme: The Swiss Cultural Challenge will present its new programme with guests Tomas Wüthrich from INCHfurniture and Stefanie Hungerbühler from HGKx as part of a matinee.

    Date:
    16. September 2018
    Time:
    11:00 - 13:00
    Date:
    15. October 2018
    Date:
    1. November 2018
    Time:
    13:30 - 18:00

    Venue

    Studiokino D 0.01
    Freilager-Platz 1
    Basel, 4002 Switzerland
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    Website:
    www.swiss-ce.ch

    Block 1: Authorship with Friederike von Wedel-Parlow
    Block 2: Sales and distribution with Andreas Widmer 
    Block 3: Communication with Jenni Schmitt and Erich Brechbühl (Guest)

    Date:
    8. November 2018
    Time:
    13:00 - 17:00

    Venue

    Block 1: Business model analysis with Christina Loosli
    Block 2: Environment analysis with Christina Loosli
    Block 3: Collaboration & cooperation with Matthias Einhoff
    Block 4: From concept to practice with Sebastian Fischenich
    Block 5: Finances with Christina Loosli & Dr. Peter Weber
    Block 6: Legal with Yaniv Benhamou
    Block 7: Associations, specialized agencies and self-help with Jana Eske, Meret Ernst (Guest) and Monica Moisin (Guest)
    Block 8: Investing in creative and cultural industries

    Date:
    15. November 2018
    Time:
    13:00 - 17:00

    Venue

    Business model analysis
    Raum: D 1.02, Freilagerplatz 1
    Basel, 4023
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    Block 1: Authorship with Friederike von Wedel-Parlow
    Block 2: Sales and distribution with Andreas Widmer 
    Block 3: Communication with Jenni Schmitt and Erich Brechbühl (Guest)

    Date:
    22. November 2018
    Time:
    14:00 - 18:00

    Venue

    Block 1: Business model analysis with Christina Loosli
    Block 2: Environment analysis with Christina Loosli
    Block 3: Collaboration & cooperation with Matthias Einhoff
    Block 4: From concept to practice with Sebastian Fischenich
    Block 5: Finances with Christina Loosli & Dr. Peter Weber
    Block 6: Legal with Yaniv Benhamou
    Block 7: Associations, specialized agencies and self-help with Jana Eske, Meret Ernst (Guest) and Monica Moisin (Guest)
    Block 8: Investing in creative and cultural industries

    Date:
    29. November 2018
    Time:
    13:00 - 17:00

    Venue

    Environment analysis
    Raum: D 1.02, Freilagerplatz 1
    Basel, 4023
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    Block 1: Authorship with Friederike von Wedel-Parlow
    Block 2: Sales and distribution with Andreas Widmer 
    Block 3: Communication with Jenni Schmitt and Erich Brechbühl (Guest)

    Date:
    6. December 2018
    Time:
    14:00 - 18:00

    Venue

    Block 1: Business model analysis with Christina Loosli
    Block 2: Environment analysis with Christina Loosli
    Block 3: Collaboration & cooperation with Matthias Einhoff
    Block 4: From concept to practice with Sebastian Fischenich
    Block 5: Finances with Christina Loosli & Dr. Peter Weber
    Block 6: Legal with Yaniv Benhamou
    Block 7: Associations, specialized agencies and self-help with Jana Eske, Meret Ernst (Guest) and Monica Moisin (Guest)
    Block 8: Investing in creative and cultural industries

    Date:
    13. December 2018
    Time:
    13:00 - 18:00

    Venue

    From concept to practice
    Raum: A - 1.01, Freilagerplatz 1
    Basel, 4023
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    Block 1: Business model analysis with Christina Loosli
    Block 2: Environment analysis with Christina Loosli
    Block 3: Collaboration & cooperation with Matthias Einhoff
    Block 4: From concept to practice with Sebastian Fischenich
    Block 5: Finances with Christina Loosli & Dr. Peter Weber
    Block 6: Legal with Yaniv Benhamou
    Block 7: Associations, specialized agencies and self-help with Jana Eske, Meret Ernst (Guest) and Monica Moisin (Guest)
    Block 8: Investing in creative and cultural industries

    Date:
    January 10
    Time:
    13:00 - 17:00

    Venue

    Finances
    Raum: D 1.02, Freilagerplatz 1
    Basel, 4023
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    Date:
    January 17

    Venue

    Ausstellungsraum A.011
    Freilager-Platz 1
    Basel, 4002 Switzerland
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    Block 1: Business model analysis with Christina Loosli
    Block 2: Environment analysis with Christina Loosli
    Block 3: Collaboration & cooperation with Matthias Einhoff
    Block 4: From concept to practice with Sebastian Fischenich
    Block 5: Finances with Christina Loosli & Dr. Peter Weber
    Block 6: Legal with Yaniv Benhamou
    Block 7: Associations, specialized agencies and self-help with Jana Eske, Meret Ernst (Guest) and Monica Moisin (Guest)
    Block 8: Investing in creative and cultural industries

    Date:
    January 31
    Time:
    13:00 - 18:00

    Venue

    Seminar Room D1.02
    Freilager-Platz 1
    Basel, 4002 Switzerland
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    Block 1: Business model analysis with Christina Loosli
    Block 2: Environment analysis with Christina Loosli
    Block 3: Collaboration & cooperation with Matthias Einhoff
    Block 4: From concept to practice with Sebastian Fischenich
    Block 5: Finances with Christina Loosli & Dr. Peter Weber
    Block 6: Legal with Yaniv Benhamou
    Block 7: Associations, specialized agencies and self-help with Jana Eske, Meret Ernst (Guest) and Monica Moisin (Guest)
    Block 8: Investing in creative and cultural industries

    Date:
    February 7
    Time:
    13:00 - 18:00

    Venue

    Seminar Room D1.02
    Freilager-Platz 1
    Basel, 4002 Switzerland
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    Block 1: Business model analysis with Christina Loosli
    Block 2: Environment analysis with Christina Loosli
    Block 3: Collaboration & cooperation with Matthias Einhoff
    Block 4: From concept to practice with Sebastian Fischenich
    Block 5: Finances with Christina Loosli & Dr. Peter Weber
    Block 6: Legal with Yaniv Benhamou
    Block 7: Associations, specialized agencies and self-help with Jana Eske, Meret Ernst (Guest) and Monica Moisin (Guest)
    Block 8: Investing in creative and cultural industries

    Date:
    February 14
    Time:
    13:00 - 18:00

    Venue

    Seminar Room D1.02
    Freilager-Platz 1
    Basel, 4002 Switzerland
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    The Swiss Cultural Challenge has a holistic and comprehensive approach. It frames cultural questions in an entrepreneurial context. Since November 2018, participants have been developing viable business concepts in workshops and individual mentoring sessions.

    On 28 March, the results will be presented from 9.30 a.m. to 2.30 p.m. in the auditorium of the FHNW Academy of Art and Design. The jury members Bianca Elzenbaumer (Brave New Alps), Prof. Marion Fink (Institute Visual Communication), Lela Scherrer (Fashion and Concept Design), Reto Wey (Management Consultant), Stephan Schmidt (Director of the Music Academy Basel) and Thomas Wüthrich (Co-Founder InchFurniture) will award prizes to three outstanding projects. The prize money totalling CHF 30,000 is financed for a third time by the Christoph Merian Foundation.

    The festive exhibition opening and award ceremony with aperitif and DJ set on 28 March will begin at 6 p.m. in the foyer. The projects presented are:

    edcat – Catalogue for Art Editions

    Little Farmer – Guide to Ethic Food

    NCCFN Group

    Pink Streifen

    Planisphere

    Project Yahyah

    REALnTANGIBLE

    Transnational Series and

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    Date:
    March 28
    Time:
    9:30 - 20:00

    Venue

    Aula D. 1.04
    Freilager-Platz 1
    Basel, 4002 Switzerland
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    Website:
    www.swiss-ce.ch