I've just heard that this year is European Year of Creativity and Innovation, which is really wonderful. The objectives of the year can be found here: Goals of the Year
- Fostering creativity in all age groups via education.
- Maintaining engagement in adulthood.
- cultural diversity as creativity.
- Expression through ICT.
- Ensuring the maths and sciences promote innovation.
- Developing innovation along with entrepreneurship.
- Innovation as a route to sustainability.
- Innovation in the public and private sectors.