Brokerage event on water research and management

Location: Regional Office of Extremadura in Brussels. Rue Saint Quentin 5 Bte 12, B - 1000 Brussels

Contact person
Jesús Gómez Romero
Regional Office of Extremadura in Brussels
Tel. + 32 2 736 59 50
Fax. + 32 2 736 60 10

The Association of European Border Regions (AEBR) and the Government of Extremadura would like to invite you to a 'Brokerage Event on water research and management'. The meeting will take place on 11th October in Brussels.

The aim of this meeting is to analyse the spectrum of policy initiatives and funding opportunities on water research and management fields, and to connect potential partners in order to apply for future calls.

High-level speakers from the European Commission and the AEBR will attend this session to exchange views about legislation, calls for proposals and previous experiences on European funding under this topic.

The meeting will be followed by a networking lunch.

We look forward to welcoming you next 11th October at 9.45h at:

Regional Office of Extremadura in Brussels
Rue Saint-Quentin 5 Bte 12
B - 1000 Brussels
(close to Berlaymont Building)

Please do fill the attached form in case you attend the meeting, and return it before 1st October.

09:45 am. Arrival of participants.

10:00 am. Welcome by representative of Extremadura region and the Secretary General of the AEBR.
10:15 am. Presentation of a report on legislation, funds and calls on water research and management.
10:25 am. Representative of the European Commission, speaking about EC actions on water (tbc).
11:15 am. Expert on water research and management, speaking about calls and experiences on previous applications to calls.
11:30 am. Coffee break.

11:45 am. Participants short presentations and expressions of interest.
13:00 am. Conclusions: ideas and proposals for projects.
13:30 am. End of the meeting and networking cocktail.