Anette Novak
Anette Novak. Photo by Sandra Birgersdotter

Anette Novak boards EIT Culture & Creativity

Anette Novak, CEO of the Swedish Film Institute, has been ratified as a member of the Supervisory Board of EIT Culture & Creativity, a body of the European Union.

EIT Culture & Creativity is the ninth innovation Community supported by the European institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT), a body of the European Union. EIT Culture & Creativity’s mission is to inspire and facilitate collaborative innovation in the Cultural and Creative Sectors and Industries (CCSI). EIT Culture & Creativity is a growing partnership bringing together different organisations from the CCSI, from culture to communities, creatives to capital, small and large entrepreneurs to markets, imagination to technology. The mission of EIT Culture & Creativity is to strengthen innovation and power Europe’s green and digital transformation.

– I am extremely honoured to have been trusted to work for the creative industries in this context. Above all, this is an opportunity to influence the direction of this innovation effort at the European level. A Europe with extensive freedom of expression and artistic freedom, that puts culture at center stage, will be a long-term sustainable and successful Europe, says Anette Novak.

The Supervisory Board will support the EIT Culture & Creativity’s Management Team, its policy and course of action and the general conduct of affairs. The board is ratified for a 4-year term, which started in 2023 and until December 2026.