The Strategic Confluence between Black Sea and Danube -
the gate towards new innovative investment opportunities

Provisional Agenda

17 mai 2012 - BUCURESTI

12.30 - 13.00 Registration of participants

Venue: Palace of the Parliament
“Constantin Stere” Hall
(Senate of Romania - Calea 13 Septembrie entrance)

13.00 - 13.30 Exhibition of Ideas, Initiatives, Projects, Innovative Networks in the Danubian Region-Black Sea Basin
- official opening and presentation of projects/initiatives at the "Business Matching Point"
- Welcome Cocktail and wine tasting offered by Oprisor Winery

PART I - High Level Stakeholder Forum

"Strategic Confluence between the Black Sea and the Danube: Gate towards New Innovative Opportunities"

13.30 - 14.45 Messages and points of view from the main participating organisations/institutions: :

  • European Parliament
  • Parliament of Romania
  • Government of Romania
  • Chairmanship of BSEC- Embassy of the Serbian Republic
  • Office of the National Coordinator for the EU Strategy for the Danube Region
  • Managing Authority of the Black Sea Basin Joint Operational Programme 2007-2013
  • CRomanian Naval Forces
  • Romanian Academy
  • EximBank Romania
  • Aspen Institute Romania
  • National Foundation of Young Managers (FNTM)

Chairmanship: Ambassador Liviu BOTA

PART II - Know-How Transfer & Empowering Session

"Integrated solutions for Projects and European Affairs"

14.45 - 16.30 Speakers

  • Dr. Rolanda PREDESCU - Director, National Authority for Scientific Research (ANCS)
  • Prof. Univ. Dr. Carmen COSTEA - Regional Center of Excellence "FuturICT Romania"/Alternative Sciences Association
  • Dr. Georgeta GHETE DANAU - President, Professional Association for Quality in Training for Public Administration (CINAQ))
  • Certified KM Consultant Octavian SERBAN - President, Knowledge Management Institute Romania/Knomacons
  • Consultant Marian DOBRILA - Vice-president, Association of Romanian Consultants for Accession of European Funds (ACRAFE))
  • Dr. Ciprian BENEA - Executive Director, Black Sea University Foundation
  • Dr. Miroslav TASCU STAVRE - President, Green Institute
  • Architect Cristian BANICA - ARHITECTONIK 2000

Sever AVRAM - Leader of the Action Group “Integrated Development Black Sea” - SUERD Consultative Council - Ministry of Foreign Affairs

PART III - Gala Ceremony (second edition):
The Trophies “Black Sea - Danubian Social & Economic Innovator” - 2012

16.30 - 17.00 Gala Ceremony of awarding the Trophies “Black Sea - Danubian Social & Economic Innovator” - 2012

18 May 2012 - CONSTANTA

Study Visit for the guests of the High Level Stakeholder Forum
(multiple locations)

Open Competition

A multi-national competition is officially launched in order to reward the most appealing and effective regional cooperation ideas, initiatives, project and networks, co-financed or to be financed by the European Funds in the Black Sea Basin / Danube Region.

Choose your category of interest from the options below: