Why MIC is in CREAM

  • Improve understanding of the neurological substrates of creative achievement and about the measurement of the creative thinking process
  • Improve understanding of the main determinants of creative achievement in different knowledge domains
  • Analysis and comparison of the psychological and neurological components of creativity in the artistic and scientific domains
  • The understanding of the mechanisms that should be preferentially trained to improve creativity in different domains and the development of new training methods



Alma Mater Studiorum – Università di Bologna (Coordinator)

Marconi Institute for Creativity – Fondazione Guglielmo Marconi (Italy)

Goldsmiths’ College (UK)

Guger Technologies Og (Austria)

Medizinische Universitaet Wien (Austria)

Universidad De La Laguna (Spain)

Engine Partners UK Llp (UK)


Start date: 01/12/2013
End date: 30/11/2016
Duration: 36 months
Project Reference: 612022
Project cost: 3.543.324 EURO 
Project Funding: 2.700.000 EURO 
Subprogramme Area: ICT-2013-10
Contract type: Collaborative project