We make CENTRAL EUROPE more innovative and competitive by addressing key socio-economic challenges and needs related to to smart growth. We aim at more effective investment in research, innovation and education.                                                                                     Discover innovation projects



We reduce the carbon footprint in CENTRAL EUROPE by increasing the use of renewable energies and improving energy efficiency while exploiting the economic growth potential of the low-carbon sector.

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Environment and culture

We value the environment and culture in CENTRAL EUROPE by protecting and sustainably using natural and cultural heritage and resources, which are subject to increasing environmental and economic pressures as well as usage conflicts. 

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We better connect CENTRAL EUROPE by reducing gap between peripheral and less accessible regions and the area’s well-connected centres as well as improving connections of regions and cities to the European transport networks.

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TEN-T Days 2018

25-27 April 2018

The TEN-T Days offer an opportunity for open discussion on how to contribute to smart, sustainable and safe mobility, relying on the trans-European transport network and investments in transport connectivity. It will also host an idea accelerator and futuristic lab, to allow young European entrepreneurs and companies to showcase innovative mobility solutions. There will be a high-level Interinstitutional meeting to discuss further synergies between transport, energy and digital connectivity, and the investment support with highest EU value-added in the post-2020 framework, leading to a Ljubljana declaration by all relevant stakeholders on key principles for investment in mobility. 

Come and visit us and our projects at the Interreg stand and learn how we make a difference when it comes to smart, sustainable and safe mobility.

Visit TEN-T Days 2018 website for more information.

EUROPE in Vienna

15-19 May 2018

Vienna has more Europe than you think! In the third week of May, multiple EU-funded projects will open their doors and show the added value of European funding. Local partners of five our Interreg CENTRAL EUROPE projects: UHI, STREFOWA, CERIecon, GeoPLASMA-CE, FabLabNet are on board and happy to tell you more about why #cooperationiscentral to fight urban heat islands phenomena, to reduce foodwaste, to boost entrepreneurship education, use of geothermal energy and to link schools with businesses.

Find out more about open days for EU-funded projects in Vienna at their Facebook page

EU Green Week

21-25 May 2018

EU Green Week 2018 will explore ways in which the EU is helping cities to become better places to live and work. Showcasing policy developments on air quality, noise, nature and biodiversity, waste and water management, it will promote participatory approaches to urban development, networking schemes, and tools for sharing best practices, engaging local authorities and citizens, and encouraging them to share their vision of a sustainable future.

The week will officially open on 21/5 in Utrecht (The Netherlands) and will close on 25/5 in Madrid (Spain). The high level EU Green Cities Summit will take place in Brussels, 22-24/5. Registration for participants for the high level EU Green Cities Summit in Brussels will be open from the 3rd April.

In addition, the programme also features many exciting events organised by partners around Europe, taking place from the end of April until mid-May. Check out what's happening near you, watch the livestreaming and join social media conversations with #EUGreenWeek!

EU Sustainable Energy Week

04-08 June 2018

European Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW) is a month-long series of activities to build a secure energy future for Europe. It brings together public authorities, private companies, NGOs and consumers to promote initiatives to save energy and move towards renewables for clean, secure and efficient power. 

This year's edition is dedicated to the clean energy transition. Come and visit us and our projects at the stand. Together, we can spread awareness of how to use energy more sustainably, build a low-carbon economy based on renewables and have a strong, united approach to sustainable energy use.

Visit EUSEW website for more information.

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