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PARTNERSHIP EVENT IN KAVALA

 

The second partnership event took place in Kavala (Eastern Macedonia, Greece) on June 18th-19th, 2004

The event was focused on three main sectors:

  1. tourism;
  2. marble quarrying and processing;
  3. textile

PROGRAMME

The partnership event included:

  • one plenary conference to analyse the EU enlargement process;
  • three thematic workshops on in-depth issues per each sector;
  • visits to local companies;
  • planned bilateral meetings between enterprises and economic operators;
  • a permanent exhibition area hosting the stands of the project partners from EU Border Regions, Candidate Countries and EU no Border regions: Greece, Austria, Italy, Bulgaria, Hungary, Romania, Slovenia, Spain.

BENEFICIARIES

The direct beneficiaries of the initiative were:

  • micro companies,
  • crafts companies,
  • small and medium enterprises,
  • sector associations,
  • specialised development agencies,
  • institutional SME service providers,
  • municipalities,
  • agencies for tourism promotion.

Almost 200 participants attended the two-day event, including more than 130 companies operating in the three priority sectors, regional and national institutions, business operators and SME service providers representing eight countries: Austria, Bulgaria, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Romania, Slovenia and Spain.

EVALUATION RESULTS

The outcomes of Kavala partnership event were evaluated on short and mid-term basis, in order to check the degree of satisfaction of the participants and to evaluate the impact of the initiative in a middle-term perspective. The results thus obtained were very good in both cases!

PICTURES


Plenary Conference
Mr Mardiris
Mr Mardiris, President of
Kavala Chamber of Commerce
Mr Papademetriou
Mr Papademetriou,
Kavala Chamber of Commerce
Audience
Audience
Mrs Lanzutti
Mrs Lanzutti, Project Leader, Informest

Bilateral meetings


Bilateral meeting

Bilateral meeting Bilateral meeting



Stand RomaniaStand Italy
Stand RomaniaStand Italy

 

 
 
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