Regions for Economic Change Conference "Building Sustainable Growth", 20-21 May 2010
INTERREG IVC will be participating in the upcoming conference in Brussels, along with the Fast Track Capitalisation projects from the first call. These projects are coming to a close, and a workshop will examine the first results. A ceremony to launch the action plans produced by the project partners will take with Commissioner for Regional Policy, Johannes Hahn, after the workshop on 20 May.
The programme continues with a political forum, and thematic workshops. High-profile key-note speakers will speak about "Long-term Research and Innovation Policies for Sustainable Growth" and about "Sustainable Energy and Climate Change: Challenges for Regional Policy Solutions" in the context of regional policy. Prominent panels consisting of European Commissioners, politicians and practioners will then discuss about the future of European regional policy with a view towards the year 2020.
Registration is compulsory, via the conference website. Full details of the programme and how to register are available here: