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3rd Annual Conference - JEREMIE and JESSICA: Delivering results

Organised by the Directorate-General for Regional Policy of the European Commission, in co-operation with the Polish Presidency and the European Investment Bank group.

27 October 2011 - 28 October 2011, Hotel Westin, Warsaw


Based on the most recent experience, the conference will provide updated information on how implementation of the two initiatives has been progressing throughout the European Union and will describe future prospects regarding financial instruments for the post-2013 Cohesion Policy.

General Information

Conference programme PDF

Keynote Adresses

  • Dirk Ahner, Director-General, Directorate-General for Regional Policy, European Commission
  • Elżbieta Bieńkowska, Minister of Regional Development, Poland
  • Danuta Hübner, Member of European Parliament, Chairwoman of the Committee on Regional Development (REGI)
  • Matthias Kollatz-Ahnen, Vice-President, European Investment Bank group

Workshop Presentations

Workshop 1 (JEREMIE): "Success in supporting SMEs"

Workshop 2 (JESSICA): "Learning from JESSICA implementation - Horizontal themes"

Workshop 3 (JEREMIE): "Mobilising private sector funds"

Workshop 4 (JESSICA): "Investing Structural Funds for sustainable urban development – JESSICA implementation in Member States"

Additional event :

Seminar on the "Code of Good Conduct for microcredit provision" :

Code of Good Conduct for microcredit provision PDF

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