Open days 2013

From 
07/10/2013
To 
10/10/2013

Marking the new timeline towards the Europe 2020 strategy, the OPEN DAYS 2013 will be held under the slogan 'Europe's regions and cities taking off for 2020'. All pan-European programmes (INTERREG IVC, URBACT, ESPON and INTERACT)  will join the ‘100 EUrban solutions – Exhibition’ route.  The INTERREG IVC programme will have an exhibition on the results of the Programme Capitalisation in 12 specific topics. The exhibition will take place on the 6th floor of the CoR building (Jacques Delors, Rue Belliard 101).
The exclusive opening of the INTERREG IVC and partners exhibition will take place on 7 October but the exhibition remais open throughout the OPEN DAYS week to all participants.

 

INTERREG IVC workshops + networking sessions
The INTERREG IVC programme will also organise four workshops presenting the results after one year of capitalising on specific topics. After each workshop, a networking session with the INTERREG IVC thematic experts is planned in the exhibition area.  All OPEN DAYS participants are invited to meet and exchange ideas and experience on project findings, good practices and results.Registration to the workshops is via the OPEN DAYS 2013 website. The registration is launched and you are invited to select your workshop and sign up.
 

  • Bridging the rural/urban divide: solutions
    Tuesday 8 October / 09:00-10:45 / Code: 08C03
    Venue: Committee of the Regions, Jacques Delors Building, Rue Belliard 99-101, Room 63 
    More information and registration

The workshop is followed by a networking session with INTERREG IVC capitalisation experts on the themes of Rural Development and E-government  10:45 to 12:30 in the exhibition area (6th floor).

  • Achieving EU2020 energy targets: what works
    Wednesday 9 October / 11:15-13:00 / Code: 09C08
    Venue: Committee of the Regions, Jacques Delors Building, Rue Belliard 99-101, Room 51 
    More information and registration

The workshop is followed by a networking session with INTERREG IVC  capitalisation experts on the themes of Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency, Climate Change, Sustainable Transport from 13:00 to 14:30 in the exhibition area (6th floor).

  • Boosting innovation in EU regions: what works
    Thursday 10 October / 11:15-13:00 / Code: 10C04
    Venue: Committee of the Regions, Jacques Delors Building, Rue Belliard 99-101, Room 62
    More information and registration

The workshop will be followed by a networking session with the INTERREG IVC capitalisation experts in the fields of Innovation Systems, Innovation capacity of SMEs and Eco-innovation 13:00 to 14:30 in the exhibition area (6th floor).

Joint workshop of INTERACT, INTERREG IVC, ESPON and URBACT

  • More jobs, better cities and regions: how can cities and regions best create and support more and better jobs? Lessons from interregional cooperation
    Tuesday 8 October / 14:30–17:00, Code: 08C16
    Venue: Committee of the Regions, Jacques Delors Building, Rue Belliard 99-101, Room 62
    More information and registration

The workshop will be followed by a networking session where experts, including the INTERREG IVC capitalisation experts in the fields of Entrepreneurship and Creative Industries, will be present to discuss with the participants.