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ESPON Seminar – Territory matters: Keeping Europe and its regions competitive

On February 29, 2016, Posted by , in EU Events, Events, News, With Comments Off on ESPON Seminar – Territory matters: Keeping Europe and its regions competitive

ESPON Seminar Territory matters: Keeping Europe and its regions competitive in Amsterdam, 16 and 17 June 2016 The territorial dimension of the European regional competitiveness and the use of territorial evidence in relation to policy development are more and more important for regions and cities. This has also been recognised…

ESPON Open Seminar “Opportunities and Threats for Territorial Cohesion: Blue Growth and Urban Poverty” Nafplion, Greece

On June 26, 2014, Posted by , in EU Events, Events, News, With Comments Off on ESPON Open Seminar “Opportunities and Threats for Territorial Cohesion: Blue Growth and Urban Poverty” Nafplion, Greece

The ESPON Open Seminar was held in Nafplion, Greece, on June 3rd to 6th 2014. Overall, 220 people, including policy makers, practitioners, scientists and experts were welcomed by representatives of the Hellenic EU Presidency, ESPON Monitoring Committee and Managing Authority. This event took place at the crossroads of two programming periods; while…

An interactive ESPON handbook for regions; How a European perspective could help detecting territorial potentials and challenges – Policy seminar

On January 29, 2014, Posted by , in EU Events, Events, Projects, With Comments Off on An interactive ESPON handbook for regions; How a European perspective could help detecting territorial potentials and challenges – Policy seminar

An interactive ESPON handbook for regions We are happy to invite you to a policy seminar on how a European perspective could help detecting territorial potentials and challenges. 11 February 2014, Brussels, Belgium Detecting Territorial Potentials and Challenges (DeTeC) is an ESPON scientific platform project that strives to support local…

ESPON Workshop: “European gateway cities and regions – New evidence on different types of gateways and their regions”

On December 13, 2013, Posted by , in EU Events, Events, News, Uncategorized, With Comments Off on ESPON Workshop: “European gateway cities and regions – New evidence on different types of gateways and their regions”

Brussels, 27 November 2013 Timing: 8h30 – 13h00 Background and objectives Europe’s gateway cities and regions have great potential for contributing to the achievement of Europe 2020’s targets. However, their potential contributions vary greatly as gateway cities and regions are as different from each other and as diverse as European…

ESPON Internal Seminar

On December 13, 2013, Posted by , in EU Events, Events, News, With Comments Off on ESPON Internal Seminar

Vilnius, Lithuania 4 – 5 December 2013 ESPON organised in cooperation with the Lithuanian Presidency of the Council of the European Union its annual internal seminar under the topic of ‘Territorial Evidence for Cohesion Policy 2014-2020 and Territorial Agenda 2020’. The event took place in Vilnius on 4 and 5 December 2013 and…

Info Day on Calls for Proposals and Partner Café in Brussels, 10 May 2012

On February 29, 2012, Posted by , in EU Events, Events, Project Calls, Projects, With Comments Off on Info Day on Calls for Proposals and Partner Café in Brussels, 10 May 2012

22 February 2012– In the framework of the upcoming Calls for Proposals, ESPON invites for an Info Day in Brussels on 10 May 2012. Aim The purpose of the event is to inform and assist potential beneficiaries in preparing proposals for the upcoming Calls which will open on 18 April 2012….

Dublin Seminar 28th September Presentations and Report

On November 7, 2011, Posted by , in Events, With Comments Off on Dublin Seminar 28th September Presentations and Report

The National Institute for Regional and Spatial Analysis (NUI Maynooth) as ESPON Contact Point for Ireland hosted a seminar on Wednesday 28th September 2011 in Dublin city centre. The seminar focused on indicator development and monitoring for the National Spatial Strategy and Regional Planning Guidelines. In particular, the seminar provided…

ESPON Info Day: 13th September, Brussels

On August 25, 2011, Posted by , in Events, Project Calls, With Comments Off on ESPON Info Day: 13th September, Brussels

In the framework of the upcoming Calls for Proposals, the ESPON 2013 Programme would like to invite you to the Info Day on and Partner Café, which will take place on 13 September 2011 in Brussels. The purpose of the event is to inform and assist potential beneficiaries in preparing…

ESPON Ireland Seminar: Indicator Development and Monitoring for the National Spatial Strategy and Regional Planning Guidelines: Dublin, 28th September

On August 18, 2011, Posted by , in Events, News, With Comments Off on ESPON Ireland Seminar: Indicator Development and Monitoring for the National Spatial Strategy and Regional Planning Guidelines: Dublin, 28th September

The National Institute for Regional and Spatial Analysis (NUI Maynooth) as ESPON Contact Point for Ireland will host a seminar on 28th September in Dublin city centre (venue tbc). The seminar is supported by the ESPON programme and will focus on indicator development and monitoring for the National Spatial Strategy…

Blog post by Prof. Cliff Hague and Report on ESPON workshop in Dundalk

On April 12, 2011, Posted by , in Events, With No Comments

Prof. Cliff Hague (UK ESPON Contact Point and Professor Emuritus of Planning at Herriot-Watt University) shares his views and reflections on our succesful ESPON workshop in Dundalk last Thursday afternoon. He notes positively that key European concepts are being put into practice in cross-border cooperation and spatial planning on island…