EMEA webinar report: “Impacts of COVID-19 in the Cultural Creative Industry (CCI) in the Mediterranean: What Role for Digitalization?”

The webinar explored the impacts of COVID-19 on the CCI in the Mediterranean and discussed the role of digitalisation as a vector of resilience during and post health crisis.

Moderator: Prof. Rym Ayadi, President, Euro-Mediterranean Economists Association (EMEA) and Professor at the Business School (Former CASS), City, University of London Panellist(s): Nizar Hariri, Associate Professor and Researcher, Faculty of Economics, OURSE, Saint Joseph University, Lebanon Sana Ouchtati, Coordinator, Cultural Relations Platform, Founder of So Cult, Belgium Jihen Boutiba, Secretary General, BUSINESSMED, Tunisia Mauricio O’Brien, Country Manager for Spain, European Crowdfunding Network (ECN) Discussant: Mohammed Elrazzaz, Project Analyst, Business Development and Employment Division, Secretariat of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) The webinar was organised by the Euro-Mediterranean Economists Association (EMEA) and took place on Thursday 19 November at 15:00 CET on Zoom.