Valmynd Leit

Vilnius end conference 2014

 

Baltic-Nordic Macro Regional Conference; ENECON project‘s final conference:

 

Challenges and opportunities for territorial development and cohesion in a North European macro-region. Vilnius Lituania, 10-11 April 2014.

 

In this final conference of the ENECON project a selection of ESPON project findings were presented, especially projects considered relevant for policy-making in a North European context.

 

Themes:

  • Territorial scenarios and visions for Europe
  • Economic crisis and resilience of regions
  • Territorial dimension of poverty and social exclusion
  • EU neighboring regions and territorial development
  • Key indicators for territorial cohesion and spatial planning
  • Territorial monitoring system for the Baltic Sea Region

Report from the conference

Programme


Presentations:

 

Olaf Foss, Norwegian Institute for Urban and Regional Research (ENECON Lead Partner) Welcome and opening

Alexandre Dubois, Nordregio: Territorial scenarios and visions for Europe (ET2050)

Veiko Sepp, University of Tartu: Economic crisis and resilience of regions (ECR2)

Petri Kahila, Nordregio: Territorial dimension of poverty and social exclusion (TIPSE)

Julien Grunfelder, Nordregio: EU neighboring regions and territorial development (ITAN)

Piera Petruzzi, ESPON CU: Capitalisation Activities in 2014 and progress on ESPON 2020

Visvaldis Valtenbergs, Vidzeme University of Applied Sciences: Key indicators for territorial cohesion and spatial planning in preparing territorial development strategies (KITCASP)

Gunnar Lindberg, Nordregio: Territorial monitoring system for the Baltic Sea Region (BSR-TeMo)

Olaf Foss, Norwegian Institute for Urban and Regional Research (ENECON Lead Partner) Closing remarks


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