31.10. - 01.11.2013
Euroregion Lower Danube


International Business Forum "Danube Synergy"

Location: Odessa, Ukraine

Contact person
Contact details of organizing committee:
tel. 00380 48 71-89-372, fax 00380 48 71-89-259

The forum is aimed at realization of economic potential, transport and transit infrastructure development, environmental safety improvement and rising of living standards in the Danube Region.

Three basic panel discussions, one round table, outside visit, more than 50 international experts and more than 200 participants from 10 regions of different countries – and these are not all benefits of our forum.

You will have the unique opportunity to discuss issues of business development, transport, renewable energy, ecology and green tourism, find solution for actual problems, assist to cross-border cooperation and European integration processes in the Lower Danube Region.

Do not miss this outstanding event in the Lower Danube Region! Looking forward to see You in Odessa!

One Region – One platform for common prosperity

International Business Forum "Danube Synergy"
Odessa Region, October 31st –November 1st, 2013

11:30 – 12.00 Registration of participants. Welcome coffee

12:00 – 12.30 Official opening ceremony of the Forum.
Welcome speeches

12:30 – 13.30 Panel discussion “Business management prospects in the “Lower Danube region: From Trade to the Investment Projects Realization”

13:30 – 14.30 Lunch

14:30 – 16.00 Panel discussion “Realization of the Lower Danube Transport (Transit) Potential”
Round-table discussion “Regional Aspects of European Integration”

16:00 – 16.15 Coffee-break

16:15 – 17.15 Panel discussion “Euroregional Platform for Business Developing”

17:15 Panel discussion “Energy Safety and Alternative Energy Development Prospects in the Lower Danube Region”

18:30 Ceremonial reception on behalf of Forum organizers


9:00 – 18.00 Guest sessions.
Events tbd

Please note that this agenda is subject to change.

Draft 23.09.2013
International Business Forum "Danube Synergy"
Odessa Region, 31st October 2013 – 1st November 2013

An increase in cooperation between business circles, government bodies and the public of the Danube countries and other states has to contribute to economic potential realization, environmental safety improvement and raising of social standards of living within the Danube region.

Within the framework of 2013 International Business Forum the following priority spheres of cooperation development and economic integration will be discussed:
– The transition from “trade and sales” to “production and investment” foreign economic relations based at the development and implementation of joint investment projects;
– The resources supply for the development of transport and logistics infrastructure as key factors in the economy revitalization within the Lower Danube Region;
– The use of the Territories of Priority Development (TPD) creation mechanisms aimed at business activities promotion in the separate regions;
– Economic co-operation within the framework of cross-border structures.

The Forum participants will receive a unique opportunity to develop and expand cooperation with the representatives of the countries of the Danube region and become acquainted with the business management and investments attraction features in the EU internal market. Furthermore, it is expected to focus on the development of cross-border economic cooperation.

The Forum will promote investment development within the Lower Danube Region, establishment of direct dialogue between the business community and the regional authorities of different countries.

Working languages – Russian, English.

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Please note that this concept is subject to change.