For Registered Users

For Registered Users

Past events related to spatial planning and territorial development in the BSR
20 October 2015 EMODnet Open Conference "Consolidating the Foundations, Building the Future", Oostende

EMODnet is a network of organisations working together to observe the sea, to make marine data freely available and interoperable, to create seamless data layers across sea-basins and to distribute the data and data products through the internet.

The EMODnet Open Conference provides a unique forum for the marine observation and data community, policy makers/advisors and stakeholders from various sectors and societal domains to meet, discuss and respond to the many challenges and opportunities that lie ahead.

More information about EMODnet Open Conference is available HERE

19-20 October 2015 All-Russian Forum “Strategic Planning in the Regions and Cities of Russia”, St.Petersburg
The Space for Choice and Choice of Space

Following events will take place in the framework of the core International Forum Programme:

• Traditional VASAB ROUND TABLE focused on URBAN-RURAL PARTNESHIPS FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AND PLACE-BASED APPROACH IN THE BALTIC SEA REGION with an emphasis on good practices and transnational projects encouraging territorialisation of national, regional, local policies and paving way to resource-efficient and eco-innovative urban and rural development. VASAB round table constitutes a step towards implementation of the VASAB Tallinn Declaration.

14-16 October 2015 Warsaw Regional Forum 2015, Warsaw
Territorial uncertainty and vulnerability as a challenge for urban and regional policy

The principal topic of the 2015 conference will be concentrated around such problems as vulnerability, uncertainty and resilience of territories. The subject of discussion will be threats of economic (global crisis), environmental, institutional and geopolitical nature. These issues will be analyzed from a perspective of multiple spatial scales at the European, transborder, national, regional, urban and local levels. The conference's topic fits well into the current ongoing debate over the spatial development that takes place in the EU, combining academic discussion with policies of territorial dimension presently carried out, including especially the cohesion policy (i.a. relating to the EU Sixth Cohesion Report as well as to the outcomes of ESPON findings).

More information can be found HERE

12-15 October 2015 OPEN DAYS 2015, Brussels
Europe's regions and cities: partners for investment and growth

With the headline of 'Europe's regions and cities: partners for investment and growth' 2015 will be structured around three thematic priorities:

'Modernising Europe': The regions in the energy Union and the single digital market
'Regions open for business': SME development, innovation and job creation
'Places and spaces': Urban and rural development; urban-rural integration

Under the three sub-themes, participants are invited to address challenges and solutions related to management and implementation issues as well as the cross-border, inter-regional or transnational dimension.

More information HERE


06 October 2015 European conference "Drivers for Blue growth in the Baltic Sea Region", Copenhagen

The European Commission is organising a conference on Blue Growth in the Baltic Sea, in partnership with the Maritime Development Center of Europe, the Danish Maritime Authority and the Baltic Development Forum, in Copenhagen, Denmark, on 6 October 2015.

The discussions with stakeholders and the authorities of the Baltic Sea Region are expected to focus on the three main pillars of the Blue Growth agenda: fostering an innovative green Blue Economy, access to finance for maritime sectors, skills and qualification.

More information HERE.

30 September - 1 October 2015 Joint HELCOM-VASAB MSP WG Meeting, Riga
30 September 2015 BEATA High Level Meeting and Barents Transport Forum, Rovaniemi

The Ministry of Transport and Communications of Finland will be holding a BEATA High Level Meeting and Barents Transport Forum on 30 September 2015 in Rovaniemi.

Register HERE

   EUSBSR logo - for light backgrounds
   BSR monitor syst ESPON-Logo - web

PHONE: +37167350630  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.     |   © VASAB