European Territorial Co-operation
Co-operation across borders
Annual meeting with cross-border cooperation programmes - 25 october 2011
More than 300 participants attended the first Annual meeting of cross-border cooperation programmes which took place on 25 October 2011 in Brussels.
Representatives of Managing Authorities, Joint Technical Secretariats and other partners discussed with the Commission the draft legislative proposals for cohesion policy 2014-2020 and in particular, the draft regulation on European territorial cooperation. The agenda covered as well the implementation-related issues, the points on European grouping for territorial cooperation or how to better capture the impact of cooperation programmes. In the course of the meeting, the new publication and film on cooperation, named "Building bridges between people", was also presented.
Future cohesion policy - new regulatory framework
Mr Peter BERKOWITZ, Head of Unit "Conception, forward studies, impact assessment", DG Regional Policy
New financial regulation and its applicability to ETC programmes
Ms Carole MANCEL-BLANCHARD, Deputy Head of Unit "Budgetary and financial management", DG Regional Policy
Implementation and Annual reports – key messages of the Commission
Ms Ivanka LAKOVA, Head of Unit "European Cross-border cooperation", DG Regional Policy
Capturing the outcomes of the European territorial cooperation programmes
Ms Ieva KALNINA, INTERACT Point Viborg
E-cohesion Initiative 2014-2020
Mr Christophe DE LASSUS SAINT GENIES, Head of unit "Information technology", DG Regional Policy
Presentation of KEEP database
Mr Matteo MALVANI, Head of the INTERACT Secretariat
European Grouping for territorial cooperation
Ms Filomena CARVALHO, Deputy Head of Unit "European Cross-border cooperation", DG Regional Policy
Practical example by the EGTC INTERREG "Programme Grande Région"
Mr Mohand AZZI, Managing Authority