Crossing the borders conference

Crossing the borders: best practices of cross-border cooperation within the Danube Region

Closing Conference of the project
26th February 2015
Budapest, French Institute (Fő u. 17.)

9:30 – 10:00 Registration

10:00 10:30 Greetings

  • Mr Hervé Ferrage, Director of the French Institute (Institut Français) of Budapest
  • Mr Karl-Heinz Lambertz, President of AEBR
  • Mr István Joó, Ministerial Commissioner (Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Hungary)


10:30 – 12:00 1st session
Border areas in the Danube region
Moderator: Mr Gyula Ocskay, secretary general
Central European Service for Cross-Border Initiatives (CESCI)


12:00 – 12:20 Coffee break

12:20 – 13:30 2nd session
Best Practice examples of cross-border cooperation from the Danube region
Moderator: Mr Martín Guillermo Ramírez, secretary general
Association of European Border Regions  (AEBR)


13:30 – 13:45 Coffee break

13:45 – 14:45 3rd session
Best Practice examples of cross-border cooperation from the Danube region
Moderator: José Osete, international expert
Hungarian National Association of Local Authorities (TÖOSZ)


14:45 Lunch at the Institute

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