Cooperation with EU Regional Offices

Dialogue with EU Regional Offices: Smart and Innovative economic transformation: Synergies and complementarities between EU programmes

5 December 2019, 13:30 – 17:15
Delegation of Prague to the EU
Prague House, Avenue Palmerston 16, 1000 Brussels

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13:30 – 14:00


14:00 – 14:15

Welcome and introduction - Presentation PDF

  • Zdeněk HŘIB, Mayor of Prague
  • Alexander Ferstl, Head of sector ‘Communication with member states’, DG REGIO, European Commission

14.15 – 15.00

Part 1: A smarter Europe by promoting innovative and smart economic transformation (Presentations, followed by Q&A) - Presentation PDF

  • Katja REPPEL, Deputy Head of unit ‘Smart and Sustainable Growth’, DG REGIO, European Commission

15.00 – 15.30

Coffee break

15.30 – 17.00

Part 2: Synergies and complementarities with other EU programmes
(Presentations, followed by Q&A)

Horizon Europe - Presentation PDF

  • Paul WEBB, Head of unit ‘Horizon Budget & MFF Synergies’, DG Research and Innovation, European Commission

Digital Europe - Presentation PDF

  • Annalisa BOGLIOLO, Head of Sector ‘Co-ordination of Digital transformation’, DG CNECT, European Commission
  • Beata BARTOSOVA, Programme Officer, Co-ordination of Digital transformation, DG CNECT, European Commission

Single Market Programme - Presentation PDF

  • Malgorzata PITALA, Deputy Head of unit ‘Strategic Planning and Delivery’, DG GROW, European Commission

17:00 – 17:15

Closing remarks and forward planning

  • Gianluca COMUNIELLO, Communication Officer, Communication with Member States, DG REGIO, European Commission


Networking with refreshments – invitation of the Delegation of Prague to the EU

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