Central Europe Programme Annual Event 2012

Central Europe Programme Annual Event 2012 was held in Halle an der Salle, Germany, 22-23.5.2012

The conference we  looked at transnational achievements reached so far and discussed future challenges and opportunities for central European regions with high-profile speakers such as the State Secretary of Saxony-Anhalt and also Vice-Chairman of the Commission for Territorial Cohesion (COTER) in the Committee of the Regions Michael Schneider, Deputy Director-General DG REGIO Normund Popens, Deputy Minister of Regional Development Poland Konrad Niklewicz, Head of Regional Economics and Governance Unit of OECD William Tompson and others. Thematic project workshops and an exhibition further highlighted the benefits of transnational cooperation in the central European area. All these activities aimed at strengthening the interaction between project partners, regional development professionals, politicians and other relevant actors in the field of regional development.