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Sport partneship meeting in Lapland

General Information


  • ReConfirm Broker present an overview of the results of the mapping of the flagship projects submitted by the ClusSport partnership regions;
  • ClusSport partners showcase, “pitch” and present key regional flagships, their needs and opportunities, that they deem open and suitable for developing interregional cooperation with either public or private partners/investors
  • Breakout sessions by typology of projects to share and develop potential collaborative projects and next steps.

Agenda and Presentations



09:30 – 09:45

Welcome coffee and roundtable to introduce participants

Presentation of the objectives of the meeting and update on ClusSport Partnership News (Kristiina Jokelainen, Alberto Bichi and Rene Wijlens)

Introductory remarks  by DG GROW/JRC (tbc)

09:45 – 10:30

Presentation of the mapping results by ReConfirm brokers Marc Pattinson and Caroline Guillet

Open discussion and interaction on the mapping results

Coffee break

10:30 – 12:30

Project/Initiative Showcase: Each region presents a “pitch” of one/two flagship projects (existing or future) which could be developed thanks to interregional collaboration

12:30 – 13:30

Lunch break

13:30 – 14:15

Collaboration Workshop on ICT4SELF to develop cooperation themes based on morning presentations


Collaboration Workshop on ICT4ENV to develop cooperation themes based on morning presentations

15:00 – 15:15

Coffee break

15:15 – 16:00

Collaboration Workshop on SPORT4VITALITY to develop cooperation themes based on morning presentations


Showcasing Cluster practices: the example of the Sport and Technology cluster Noord Brabant Netherlands

16:15 – 16:45

Wrap-up of the discussion:

  • Each of the representatives of the thematic areas reports orally (10mn) on the main output of the session and the identification of the priority cooperation/collaboration actions and the lead actor per thematic area.
  • Lead Partners summary and preparation of Interreg Europe meeting (11/4) : what are objectives.
  • ReConfirm Brokers concludes the session by presenting the next steps of ReConfirm


Ounasvaara campus area – SantaSport – Olympic training center, Rovaniemi