Creative Catalyst 101: Q&A with Viandira Athia, Head of Creative Catalyst ACE-YS 2024

The Creative Catalyst program is easily one of the most anticipated parts of the Asian Creative & Digital Economy Youth Summit (ACE-YS). Its debut last year saw not only excitement, but also robust cultural as well as knowledge exchange among creatives coming from all over ASEAN+3 countries.  The result? A lasting and meaningful network of […]

Surviving on Creativity: The Struggle for Fair Royalties and Copyright Protection

The rapid growth of the Indonesian creative industry continues to inspire creators to produce quality works, not only as a form of self-expression but also as a source of income. And yet, the lack of understanding regarding the intricacies of intellectual property (IP) protection among creators often renders them vulnerable to exploitation, both in terms […]

Bridging Arts and Ideas: Inside the ACE-YS Visit to Mahavisual

Collaboration and collective action have always been the driver of the digital creative industry. The key to creating a robust ecosystem lies in the fusion of ideas, visions, and exploration of innovation fueled by the synergy of diverse creative minds. In this spirit, the Asian Creative and Digital Economy Youth Summit (ACE-YS) organized a friendly […]