Beyond 2020: Supporting Europe's Coastal Communities Conference

The Estonian Presidency of the European Union and the Directorate General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries of the European Commission (DG MARE), are organising a stakeholder conference on the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF), entitled "Beyond 2020: Supporting Europe's Coastal Communities." This event will take place in Tallinn, Estonia on 12-13 October 2017.

09.10.2017 to 10.10.2017

“Intergenerational City - Challenges in Demography and Opportunities for Sustainable Development” - Conference combined with the UBC Inclusive and Healthy Cities Commission annual meeting

Christmas Market

The Second Advent weekend we offer for Bergen inhabitants and guests Christmas atmosphere in the center of the city. The visitors await culinary enjoyments and culture highlights on the stage, talks with Santa and more - great Christmas feeling.

"Integrational Cities, Integration = Safety" Conference, Gdańsk, 29-30 June 2017

"Integrational Cities. Integration = Security"

The Mayor of Gdansk cordially invites to the conference "Integrational Cities. Integration = Security", which will take place on 29 and 30 June 2017 in Gdańsk. It will be organized by the City of Gdańsk, the European Solidarity Center and the Center for the Support of Immigrants in partnership with IOM, UNHCR, Union of Polish Metropolises.

26.09.2017 to 27.09.2017

Registration to the UBC Cultural Cities Commission meeting & Kaunas Culture, 26-27 September 2017, is now open.

The participants will get to know Kaunas way of culture during two days stay – and it’s going to be interesting to explore the European Cultural Capital 2022 in making.

UBC's Executive Board met in Berlin

Executive Board of the UBC met in Berlin on 15 June 2017 in European Commission's representation in Germany, in connection with the EUSBSR Annual Forum that was held on 13–14 June 2017. Matters discussed were, among others, the XIV UBC General Conference, the outcome of this year’s EUSBSR Forum, cooperation with EUSBSR Flagship School to Work, and proposal about a conference on the integration of refugees.

UBC co-organised four seminars and back-to-back meetings in the EUSBSR Annual Forum

The 8th Strategy Forum of the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region (EUSBSR) was held in Berlin on 13–14 June 2017, with the theme “Connectivity”. UBC co-organised altogether four seminars and back-to-back meetings before and during the Strategy Forum: Youth Conference as well as a youth seminar “Nothing about us without us”, EUSBSR Participation Day, and seminar on Smart water sector.