Pre-programme 24 - 25 June
Monday 24 June
North Sea Commission (for North Sea Commission members only)
17.00 Welcome Reception at the Region Västra Götaland (Note: located in Gothenburg).
Tuesday 25 June
North Sea Commission meetings
(for North Sea Commission members only)
09.00 - 12.00
North Sea Commission Thematic group meetings
12.00 - 13.00
|13.00 - 17.00||
North Sea Commission Annual Business Meeting
|17.00 - 18.00||
North Sea Commission Executive Committee Meeting
Information about the meetings will be sent to the NSC member regions.
(For those working with the Interreg VB North Sea Region Programme)
|09.00 - 16.00||Calls 11 and 12 Interwork Seminar|
Please note: Call 12 has been postponed. Please see this news article for more details.
Main programme 25 June
Opening and networking dinner
Dinner venue: Sillsalteriet, Malepertsvägen 7, Marstrand, Sweden
Transport to and from the dinner venue:
For those wishing to travel by boat, a boat will sail us to the dinner venue. The boat will leave from the conference venue (Marstrands Havshotell) at 18:30 and 18:45 hours (subject to change depending on weather conditions).
No boat has been arranged for the return journey and participants are asked to return by foot (app. 10 min walk). A small minivan will be rented for those who need transport for the return journey.
Welcome speeches by:
President of the Regional Council, Region Västra Götaland
President of the North Sea Commission
Head of the North Sea Region Programme
|North Sea Region Video Awards|
Main programme 26 June
Conference venue: Marstrands Havshotell, Varvskajen 2, 442 66, Marstrand, Sweden
Participants not staying at the Conference venue:
For those participants staying on the island and not at the conference venue, tickets for the ferry can be collected (for free) from the reception of the Conference venue. You only need a ticket going to the island, the return is included.
|09.00 - 10.30||
The future is about climate - climate is about the future
|10.30 - 11.00||Coffee, tea and networking|
|11.00 - 12.30||Workshops / Governance Aspects of Climate Change (working tittles)|
1. Climate and Governance
|12.30 - 13.30||Networking Lunch|
|13.30 - 14.30||
The future is about business - business is about climate
|14.30 - 16.15||Workshops / Business Aspects of Climate Change (working titles)|
1. Climate and Blue Growth: Innovations/ Business Models
|16.15 - 17.00||Final Plenary:
|Feedback from the workshops and panel debate about the next steps
|17.30 - late||Visit to Carlsten Fortress with a light snack, the old fort that rises above Marstrand.|