The STATUS Mid-term Event
- Published: Friday, 20 December 2013 09:15
The STATUS Mid-term event took place in Schwechat (Austria) between the 9th and the 11th of December 2013.
Mr. Gabriel Johannes, SEE Programme Manager and Mr. Niko Finka, SEE Financial Manager were present during the first day of the meeting.
9th of December
The day began with the welcome speech of the Mayor of Schwechat Mr Gerhard Frauenberger and of the representatives of the hosting institute CEIT Alanova Mr. Manfred Schrenk and Mr. Christian Eizinger and the representative of the Lead Partner Mrs Io Chatzivaryti. After that the partners welcomed the new ENPI partner, Balti Municipality which was presented by Mr Serghei Culibaba.
The day continued with the speeches of M.r Johannes Gabriel, SEE Programme Manager and Mr. Niko Finka, SEE Financial Manager, the 3.1, 3.2, 3.4, 3.5 activities presentations and the WP4 presentation.
During the second part of the day the outcomes from the 1st round of Workshops were presented by all partners.
The day ended with a round table discussion on outcomes of Territorial Partner Workshops.
10th of December
The second day of the meeting was dedicated to the experts’ presentations. The experts focused on topics such as the stakeholders’ involvement in the planning process, preparation for the solutions workshop, strategic planning issues and Geodata and land use planning.
The day ended with informal discussions between the Project Management Team and the Territorial Partners.
11th of December
The day started with the presentation of the financial progress of the project. Later on, the Steering Committee Meeting took place, when decisions on content and financial issues were taken.
The meeting ended with a discussion on the steps the Territorial Partners have to follow, the functionality of the platform in the upcoming workshops and the conclusions of the meeting of Schwechat.