On 23 June 2014, eseia held its first networking and capacity building sessions at the Committee of Regions in Brussels to support EU-ENP cross-border cooperation and knowledge transfer within the ENEr2i Project, in synergy with the IncoNet Eastern Partnership project. The event brought together 41 participants from 15 countries, including 6 ENP countries: Ukraine, Georgia, Moldova, Armenia, Belarus, and Azerbaijan.
A fruitful networking environment was created around three innovation challenges according to the eseia Working Groups:
Brokerage Workshop 2: Smart Cities and Regions, Chair: Yoram Krozer, University of Twente, NL
Brokerage Workshop 3: Capacity Building, Chair: Ion Visa, eseia VP, UTBv, RO Co-Chair: Brigitte Hasewend, Director of eseia, AT
The ENEr2i EU Brokerage event marked the first steps in the process of enhancing knowledge transfer and innovation support in the field of energy to reinforce cooperation with ENP countries. For more information on the outcomes of the event click here.
The 2nd edition of the event will be convened on the 2nd December 2014, at the eseia's Brussels office. To register, please e-mail the eseia Secretariat, firstname.lastname@example.org, by 26 November 2014.