Open call for City Business Starter
The development of an open call for entrepreneurs which can apply for an consultation voucher. This consultation voucher can be used by the business during the settlement in one of the selected empty floor spaces. Different types of consultation services are available with the voucher in order to tailor the offer to the needs for the businesses.
To fill empty floor spaces with innovative retail and small businesses, to help those businesses settle in these locations and therefore foster their commitment to the locations.
1. Preparation of Open Call
2. Implementation of Open Call
3. Implementation of voucher
4. Evaluation of call and voucher
Open Call flyer - call for applications for the promotion of regional small businesses coming from Creative Industries
Retail & small businesses are essential for revitialisation
Increasing the attractiveness of locations for new businesses, visitors & locals
Revitalisation of the city centre & inspiring follow-up actions
Difficult to attract floor spaces that have been empty for a longer period
Struggle of businesses during the pandemic
Promotion of Open Call to reach enough applicants