Prepare your expression of interest

Are you looking for funding for your project idea?Join our next call! Learn more about Call 4

North Sea Region Blog

Our experts provide thoughts and perspective on our work! Go to our blog

Closed for holidays

The office is closed for holidays. We will open again 7 August.

Project database

Browse through the project database to learn more about approved projects in the 2014 - 2020 programming period.  


Explore our past results in our project portfolio and find out all there is to know about results in 2014 - 2020.

Steering Committee


Jakob Holt (Managing Authority representative)
Ministry of Business and Growth, Danish Business Authority

Tobias von Platen-Hallermund
Ministry of Environment and Food, The Danish Nature Agency

Asger Andreasen
Danish Regions

Henrik M. Jensen (Managing Authority representative)
Central Denmark Region

Flanders (rotating membership)

Stefaan Pennewaert
Agentschap Ondernemen

Julio Delva
Provincie Oost-Vlaanderen

Hanne Witters
Province of Antwerp

Liesbet Lefevere
Provincie West-Vlaanderen

Germany (rotating membership)

Monika von Haaren
Lower Saxon State Chancellery

Bernd Kloke
Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy

Jens Kurnol 
Federal Office for Building and Regional Planning (BBR)

Katharina Erdmenger
Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure;

Claudia Harms
Magistrate of the City of Bremerhaven

Eileen von Elsner
Ministry of Justice, Cultural and European Affairs Schleswig-Holstein

Sabine Hilfert
Senate of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg, Senate Chancellery


Vidar Jensen
The Ministry of Local Government and Modernisation

Katherine Louise Clarke
Hordaland County Administration

Kjersti Garberg
Østfold County Administration


Ulf Eriksson
Region Västra Götaland

Carina Zachau
Region Skåne

Paul Nemes
Swedish Agency for Economic and Regional Growth, Tilväxtverket

The Netherlands

Nico de Bruijn
Netherlands Enterprise Agency, Team Regional Development and Mobility

Yolanda Schmal
Province of Noord-Holland, European Affairs

Ben van Os
Province of Drenthe

The United Kingdom

Sam Lucas 
Department for Communities and Local Government

Robert Gompertz
Scottish Government, European Territorial Cooperation