Sport partnership kick-off meeting in Brussels

  • 16 May 2017 to 16 May 2017
  • House of Sport 4th floor, Avenue Des Arts 43, Brussels


This was a introductory meeting which aim was to gather the core stakeholders interested in Sport partnership development.

Agenda and Presentations

16th May 2017, at 10.00-16.00

  • Welcome and Introduction of the participants – Mr. Alberto Bichi ,  EPSI;
  • Status of the Sport partnership -  Ms. Kristiina Jokelainen, Regional Council of Lapland (RCL)
  • Responsibilities of the leading regions and partnering regions, Ms. Kristiina Jokelainen, RCL – discussion with all participating regions
  • Presenting the S3Platform role in supporting partnership under S3P- Industrial Modernisation, Mr. Krzysztof Mieszkowski, Joint Research Center, European Commission
  • Developing the ClusSport partnership – Next steps, Pierre Padilla EC Expert
  • Setting the scene and milestones for the ClusSport action plan until December 2018 – brainstorming
  • Smart Regions 2.0 conference in Helsinki June 1-2, Ms. Kristiina Jokelainen, RCL
  • Practical Examples from the study on the “Contribution of sport to regional development through the Structural Funds” – Mr. Roland Farkas , DG EAC, European Commission
  • Interreg Europe Project: Sport for growth and Healthy and Vital Communities - Mr. Rene Wijlens, South of Netherlands
  • Conclusions and Next Steps

Practical Information

16 May 2017 to 16 May 2017
House of Sport 4th floor, Avenue Des Arts 43, Brussels