You are here: NEWS & EVENTS  >> PAST EVENTS  >> Annual Conference 2013

The Annual Conference 2013 "Defining Central Europe" took place on 15 and 16 May 2013 in Padua, Italy. The conference linked the presentation of the thematic achievements of the current programme with the collection of feedback for the new programme going beyond 2014. The running projects have capitalised on their activities and discussed the sustainability as well as mainstreaming of the project results within the set of thematic workshops on first conference day. The day was concluded by the evening reception devoted to the video awards CENTRAL EUROPE “Film Reel Video Competition”.

Speakers representing the European Commission, such as Mr. Vicente Rodriguez Saez, Deputy Head of Unit at DG REGIO and Mr. Christian Weinberger, Head of Unit at DG Enterprise and Industry, Committee of Regions, Mr. Gianluca Spinaci, Head of Cabinet of the Secretary General, JASPERS, Mr. Norbert Hahn, Head of Division and the CENTRAL EUROPE Programme 2014-2020 Steering Group, Ms. Nadja Kobe, National Coordinator of transnational programmes in Slovenia discussed the programming of the new programme and access to new funds.

All CENTRAL EUROPE project partners as well as thematic stakeholders from all governance levels provided feedback on the intended priorities and actions of the new CENTRAL EUROPE Programme 2014-2020 during the set of thematic workshops ensuing the inputs from the panelists.

Press Release

Event programme

Event Documentation (15 May)

Event Documentation (16 May)

Photos and drawings available on our Facebook page: