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02.12.2015
 
 

2 December 2015, 16h30-18h30: S E M I N A R Hosted by MEP Iskra Mihaylova, Chair of the Regional Development Committee, European Parliament SIMPLIFY COHESION POLICY TO BOOST RESULTS


Location: Brussels

Contact person
irit.azoulay@europarl.europa.eu

2 December 2015, 16h30-18h30: S E M I N A R Hosted by MEP Iskra Mihaylova, Chair of the Regional Development Committee, European Parliament SIMPLIFY COHESION POLICY TO BOOST RESULTS

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DRAFT AGENDA

15:30-16:30 Welcoming of the participants

16:30-16:35 Opening speech by MEP Iskra Mihaylova

16:35-16:50 Feedback from the work of the High Level Group on Simplification for beneficiaries of the European Structural and Investment Funds ( ESIF)
Siim Kallas, Chair of the High Level Group on Simplification

16:50-17:00 Proposals for Simplifying Cohesion policy
European Commission, DG REGIO

17:00-17:10 Using the full potential of financial instruments within Cohesion Policy
European Investment Bank, Regional and Urban Development Division

17:10-17:20 Simplification in the context of Smart Specialisation Strategies
Alasdair Reid, Director, Technopolis Group

17:20-17:30 Increasing the effectiveness of auditing by focusing on results
MEP Martina DLABAJOVÁ, Rapporteur on 2014 Discharge,
Vice-Chair Budgetary Control Committee

17:30-17:50 Questions and Answers

17:50-18:30 Panel Discussion with technical experts and participants on proposals for simplifying ESIF

Moderator Antonio Nieto, Chairman of Project Management Institute

• Paula Enut, Manager, Local Action Group, Romania
• Vincent Ketelaars, Consultant EU Funds, Netherlands
• Klaudijus Maniokas, Consultant EU Funds, Lithuania
• Dr Angelika Poth Moegele, Director, Council of European Municipalities and Regions
• Michiel Rijsberman, Regional Minister, Province of Flevoland, Netherlands and Member of the Committee of the Regions
• Expert EU Funds, Construction Chamber, Bulgaria

18h30 Closing remarks by MEP Iskra Mihaylova