The project “Baltic Game Industry - Empowering a Booster for Regional Development” (BGI) is a three-year project within the European Regional Development Program, Interreg for the Baltic Sea Region (BSR).
22 partners from Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland and Sweden are together developing practical solutions to strengthen the digital games industry. The BGZ Berliner Gesellschaft für internationale Zusammenarbeit mbH (www.bgz-berlin.de) acts as lead partner.
BGI aims at fostering innovation power and the emergence of a powerful game business scene around the Baltic Sea, strengthening internationalization and cooperation across stakeholders and countries, and finally making the region a game business hotspot with a joint branding. The core element is the installation of durable game incubation structures, programs and schemes that effectively support the emergence and viability of game start-ups.
BGI comprises three components - improvement of framework conditions, incubation capacity building and enlarging business opportunities for the game industry beyond entertainment.
The project will result in:
Link to the project website: www.baltic-games.eu