Arrival, registration & refreshments


    Opening of the Conference:

    Mr Mieczyslaw Struk – Marshal of the Pomorskie RegioN; Mr Łukasz Żelewski – President of     Pomerania Development Agency, Cllr Andrew Joy, Hampshire County Council, Executive Member     for Communities, Partnerships & External Affairs including Brexit 


    Keynote speaker Mrs Elzbieta Bienkowska - European Commissioner for Internal Market,     Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs 

11.00 – 11.30 

    Presentation of the EIS project - moderated talk by Hans-Christian Jaeger, IDEUM with EIS     partner regions: John Fitzgibbon, Hampshire County Council; Michael Tunney, Donegal County     Council Local Enterprise Office; Martina Golčić, Koprivnicki Poduzetnik


    Comfort break

11.50 -12.30

    Good practices from the EIS regions – role of Business Support Organisations in supporting     SMEs: Katarzyna Matuszak, Pomerania Development Agency; Pia Nissen, Central Denmark     Region; Julia Pearson, WSX Enterprise Ltd


    Action Plan Implementation in EIS regions, moderated talk: Pomorskie, Poland - Adam     Mikolajczyk; Emilia-Romagna, Italy – Federica Diamanti ; Alentejo, Portugal – Alexandra Correira


    Questions and Answers Session



14.30 – 17.00

    B2B fare

  •         Bi-lateral meetings with Partners, Stakeholders and SMEsPURO Hotel, 26 Stagiewna Str