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Profile of registrant


Identification number in the register: 48952257453-32
Registration date: 15/12/11 14:03:04

The information on this organisation was last modified on 02/12/13 10:58:50
The date of the last annual update was 02/12/13 10:58:50

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: CENTRAL EUROPE Programme
Acronym: CEP
Legal status: Regional organisation
Website address:


Section: VI - Organisations representing local, regional and municipal authorities, other public or mixed entities, etc.
and more precisely: Other public or mixed entities, etc.

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  Luca Ferrarese
Position: Head of Joint Technical Secretariat

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  Frank Schneider
Position: Head of Communication Unit

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 33-35/11 Kirchberggasse 
Vienna 1070
Telephone number: (+431) 89080882403
Fax number: (+) 
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: CENTRAL EUROPE is a European Union programme that encourages cooperation among the countries of Central Europe to improve innovation, accessibility and the environment and to enhance the competitiveness and attractiveness of their cities and regions.

CENTRAL EUROPE invests €231 million to provide funding to transnational cooperation projects involving public and private organisations from Austria, the Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Poland, the Slovak Republic and Slovenia.

The programme is financed by the European Regional Development Fund and runs from 2007 to 2015. Interested partnerships are invited to propose their projects following public calls for proposals, which will be widely publicised.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • sub-national
  • national
  • European

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 4
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

Organisation of events directed at stakeholders from the EU institutions.

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Audiovisual and Media
  • Budget
  • Climate Action
  • Communication
  • Competition
  • Culture
  • Energy
  • Enlargement
  • Enterprise
  • Environment
  • External Relations
  • Foreign and Security Policy and Defence
  • Regional Policy
  • Trans-European Networks
  • Transport


Total number of members that are natural persons: 18
Number of member organisations: 0
Member organisations (Number of members) :
The organisation has members/is represented in the following country(countries):

Complementary information:


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

European Commission

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2012 - 12/2012
Total budget: 2,000,000
of which public financing: 2,000,000
- from European sources:
- Procurement:
- Grants:
- from national sources:
- from local/regional sources:
ERDF : 2,000,000
from other sources:
- donations:
- contributions from members:
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year:
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.