On 14 November the European Festivals Association (EFA) launched the FestivalFinder.eu, an online search tool for audiences woldwide to discover all arts festivals, from music to theatre, street arts to dance, literature, … in 45 countries in Europe near and far.
The Innovation and Networks Executive Agency (INEA) has received 19 project proposals by the 15 November deadline for the CEF Telecom 2018-5 Public Open Data call, requesting over €39 million in total EU funding. The total available budget for the call is €18.5 million. Evaluation of the project proposals with the help of external experts will start in December.
Welcome remarks by Benoît Cœuré, Chair of the Committee on Payments and Market Infrastructures of the Bank for International Settlements and Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the Economics of Payments IX conference, Basel, 15 November 2018.