With the aim to anticipate the future and better understand the past, ENCATC promotes access to cutting-edge research in the fields of cultural management and cultural policy. ENCATC publishes and widely disseminates research in cultural management and cultural policy to ensure that research feeds into policy making and decision makers have a better understanding of cultural policy and educational issues and ways to address them.

RICs - Research Interest Clusters

Connecting and uniting members around specific research topics or issues within the arts and cultural management and policy field to work together to further research and deepen understanding.

ENCATC Research Award

Bestowing this Award annually upon the best and most relevant doctoral Thesis and to reward talent in the young and emerging research community.

Education and Research Session

Providing an international platform to share the most exciting and innovative developments in cultural management and policy education and research.

European Journal of Cultural Management and Policy

A scientific publication stimulating the debate on the topics of cultural management and cultural policy.

ENCATC Book Series on Cultural Management and Cultural Policy Education

Publishing academic research and providing reference tools for education and lifelong learning on cultural management and cultural policies.

Young and Emerging Researchers’ Forum

Inspiring the new generation of young and emerging researchers entering into the cultural policy and cultural management field to help them advance in their careers and enlarge their networks in Europe and beyond.

Research Boot Camp