Meeting with the EU coordinators for the TEN-T core network corridors

The city of Gdynia and the Port of Gdynia, partners of the EU TENTacle project "Capitalizing on TEN-T core network corridors for prosperity, growth and cohesion", invite to the meeting with the EU coordinators for the TEN-T core network corridors: Prof. Kurt Bodewig, coordinator of the Baltic-Adriatic corridor and Brian Simpson, coordinator of the Motorways of the Sea.

The meeting will be held on 11 June in Gdynia at 14.30-18.30. Its aim will be to discuss the potential of the Baltic-Adriatic corridor extended to Sweden.

More information is attached.

02.06.2018 to 04.06.2018

At the EU Strategy for BSR Forum in Tallinn, on June 4th the Youthful Cities Commission is coorganising together with Council of Baltic Sea States, Baltic Sea States Subregional Cooperation and Euroregion Baltic the third edition of the seminar "Nothing about us without us" – with a focus on digital tools to raise participation of youth. This is a direct followup of the previous seminars in Stockholm and Berlin.

Youth seminar "Nothing about us without us"

UBC Youthful Cities Commission was active in the last two European strategy forums for the Baltic Sea Region. On June 4th at the EU Strategy for BSR Forum in Tallinn the Commission is coorganising together with Council of Baltic Sea States, Baltic Sea States Subregional Cooperation and Euroregion Baltic the third edition of the seminar "Nothing about us without us".

As a direct followup of the previous seminars in Stockholm and Berlin, this year the focus will be on digital tools to raise participation of youth.

Call for city cases for UBC seminar: "Digitalization from an urban perspective"

The Smart and Prospering Cities Commission will be hosting a seminar during this year’s Fehmarnbelt Days in Malmö on 29 May 2018 together with Baltic Development Forum. The organizers call for cities who are interested in contributing to the central discussion of urban digitalization and the impact of city collaboration.

The seminar “Digitalization from an urban perspective – Potentials through City Collaboration and Regionalization” is separated into two parts:

Baltic Blue Biotechnology Alliance Conference

Marine or „blue“ biotechnology is a young field of modern biotechnology, based, upon well established traditions of basic science at universities of the Northern European shores. With the rise of the blue biotech business sector, biological ressources from marine habitats become more and more interesting. Due to their ability to adapt to harsh ocean environments, marine organisms are a promising source for new medical drugs, new enzymes for food and feed production and provide alternative ways of producing chemicals.

8th European Forum for New Ideas

The European Forum for New Ideas is an international congress of business environments with the participation of eminent representatives of the world of politics, culture, science and the media.
It is organized in Sopot on 27-28 September 2018, by the Lewiatan Confederation in cooperation with BUSINESSEUROPE, the City of Sopot as well as Polish and international companies and institutions.