8.30 – 10.00 8th Steering Committee and Experts parallel meetings10.00 – 10.30 Coffee break
10.30 – 12.30 Steering Committee and Experts joint meeting
• Project action plans – state of play (all partners).
• Presentation of the 1st draft of each AP
• State of Play of the work/agreements with each MA
12.30 – 13.00 Lunch in Dorpat buffet in Dorpat hotel restaurant
Study visit to Setomaa and Võromaa good practices
13.15 Departure to study visit (bus will leave Dorpat hotel parking area).
13.15 – 14.45 Bus travel to Setomaa
In the bus: overview on the Estonia-Latvia border region
15.00 – 17.00 Good practices: Introduction of projects “Seto-Suiti
Renaissance” and “UNESCO tourism” in Obinitsa Taarka Tare
Mr. Margus Timmo, ms. Elin Priks and mrs. Rieka Hõrn
17.00 – 18.00 Travel to Võromaa
18.00 – 21.00 Estonian Cultural and Natura

Mrs. Eda Veeroja, Mooska Heritage Farm
21.00 – 22.15 Bus Travel back to Tartu, accommodation in hotel Dorpat www.dorpat.ee
• Main conclusions of the feedback of the
project results presentation.
• event held in Braga on the 30th May 2019
• Project good practices – state of play (all
Interparliamentary forum 2019 –
organization and invitations.
• Confirm date for the event
• Save the date
• Programme
• Invitations
• Deadlines for organization
6th semester activities.
Breakfast and quick check-out!
8.00 – 9.15 Transfer Tartu- Valga/Valka
10.00-10.30 Registration, welcome coffee in Valga town hall, Kesk 12
10.30 –10.40 Welcome speech by EPICAH
Mr. Xoan Vazquez Mao, Lead partner Eixo Atlântico
10.40 – 11.00 Welcome speech and introduction of Valga-Valka twin-town
Mr. Margus Lepik, Valga municipality, Estonia
Mr. Vents Armands Krauklis, Valka municipality, Latvia
11.00- 12.00 Pains and gains in border-town planning, Valga-Valka example
(followed by short walk); Mr. Jiri Tintera, Valga town architect
12.00 – 13.00 Buffet lunch – Livonian Culinary traditions
13.00 – 13.30 Estonia-Latvia cooperation programme: Planning of the new
programming period
Mrs. Anu Roomere, Managing Authority, CP Interreg V-A Estonia-Latvia
13.30 – 13.50 Estonia-Latvia cooperation programme: main results and new
challenges; Mrs. Helena Järviste, Head of Est-Lat Programme Joint Secretariat
13.50 – 14.20 Priorities and cooperation needs in Estonia-Latvia border-area
Mr. Rivo Noorkõiv, Geomedia
14.20 – 14.40 Est-Lat good practice: project “Livonian Culinary Route”
Mrs. Sille Talvet, Gravitas Ltd
14.40 – 15.00 Est-Lat good practice: project “Coastal Hiking”
Mrs. Asnate Ziemele, Lauku Celotajs,Latvian country tourism association
15.00 – 15.30 Coffee break and networking
Press conference
Transfer and accommodation check-in to hotel Metsis. Free time.
17.00 – 18.00 Transfer to Valmiera, Latvia
18.00 – 21.00 Site Visit and Dinner in Valmier Valmiermuiža brewery
21.00-22.00 Transfer back to Valga hotel Metsis.
Thursday 6th of June: THEMATIC SEMINAR
Breakfast and check-out
9.00 – 9.30 Transfer from Valga to Mulgimaa region
9.30 – 12.00 Study visit: introduction to EstLat project “VisoEst by bike” and
entrepreneurship cooperation; short hike in Helme cultural heritage
12.00 Visit to and lunch in Taagepera castel (www.wagenkull.ee)
13.00 Transfers to Valga-Tartu and Riga
14.00 Arrival to Valga
15.20 Arrival to Tartu