Based in London and Berlin, peacefulfish has developed a unique platform of more than 5000 professionals in the media financing. Producers, distributors, banks, public and private funds are active in that community.www.peacefulfish.com
Cineuropa is a knowledge platform in four languages on the European film industry. It is an initiative of Cinergie and Cinecittà Holding and co-funded by the MEDIA Plus Programme of the European Commission, the Ministry of the French Community of Belgium, Cinecittà Holding, the French Centre National de la Cinématographie, the ICAA, Swiss Films, and the UK Film Council. www.cineuropa.org
EBAN is the European Business Angel Network with a focus on the early stage investment market. The network also aims to increase the visibility of the added value brought by BAs, BANs and early stage funds in the equity market. www.eban.org
Angelsoft has built the first group management and deal collaboration platform designed specifically for the business angel community. From customized group web sites with integrated deal submission, through secure virtual deal rooms to inter-group syndication, Angelsoft automates and simplifies the business of angel investing. Combining the safeguards of an industrial-grade data storage facility with the convenience of a portable offline client, this software provides secure access to deals wherever and whenever angels need. www.angelsoft.net
Barcelona Activa promotes quality and future oriented employment and businesses. Barcelona Activa, a municipal company, has become a local and international reference in the support for entrepreneurs, innovation, professional improvement and creation of employment. www.barcelonactiva.cat
Madrid Audiovisual Cluster
The Madrid Audiovisual Cluster is a non-profit association declared an “Innovative Enterprises Group” (AEI) of excellence by the Ministry of Industry and Tourism. The goals of the Madrid Audiovisual Cluster include: the promotion of the Madrid Region as a national and international center of excellence within the audiovisual market and to ensure that its members remain at the forefront of innovation; to stimulate and support knowledge exchange and collaboration; to encourage new business models in order to stimulate the audiovisual sector; to seek successful and durable new audiovisual products; to turn the region into a trend-setter for the audiovisual industry; and to contribute to the development of R & D throughout the spectrum of fields related to the audiovisual sector. www.madridnetwork.org
South East Media Network
SEMN in an online media business community. The members of this website community add their own company details, articles and events. www.semn.org.uk
EASY is a meeting point for early stage Investors and innovative businesses seeking risk capital from across Europe. Greater London Enterprise (GLE) and a partnership of 17 organisations from 11 different European countries make up the key players in EASY. www.earlystageinvestors.org
ImMediaTe is a sectoral platform supporting innovative SMEs in the digital media and creative sectors through a balanced mix of knowledge transfer, learning processes, investment attraction, and collaboration within clusters in order to unlock the potential of creative and innovative companies. ImMediaTe is a consortium of European partners composed of five European media clusters, funds and sector specialists, including Media-Deals in the ImMediaTe partnership.
Europe INNOVA is an initiative of the European Commission's Directorate General Enterprise and Industry which aspires to become the laboratory for the development and testing of new tools and instruments in support of innovation with the view to help innovative enterprises innovate faster and better. It brings together public and private innovation support providers such as innovation agencies, technology transfer offices, business incubators, financing intermediaries, cluster organisations and others.