News

Registration for the 1st Annual Forum of the EU Strategy for the Alpine Region is open!

BMW World in Munich
Thu 23rd Nov 2017

The registration for the 1st Annual Forum of the EU Strategy for the Alpine Region (EUSALP) is now open!

International conference on flood protection through protection forests in the Alpine region

Bad Reichenhall
Thu 9th Nov 2017

On 23rd and 24th of October 2017 around 160 experts from Bavaria and other EUSALP countries and regions discussed their experiences concerning protection forests in the Alpine region in respect of flood protection and heavy rain as well as exchanged experiences on risk governance in this field.

Cooperation Forum "sustainable and energy efficient construction in the Alps"

Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Fri 3rd Nov 2017

As a concrete implementation measure under the Bavarian Presidency 2017, a study of the overall environmental effects and the energy balance of Alpine construction materials was commissioned.

Experts’ workshop on „Key Performance Indicators for greening the Alpine Infrastructure“

Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Thu 2nd Nov 2017

On 23rd of October 2017 Action Group 9 organized the experts’ workshop on “Key Performance Indicators” in Garmisch-Partenkirchen in collaboration with the CESBA initiative.

2nd EUSALP Action Group 4 Mobility Conference

Palais Widmann Silvius-Magnago-Platz 1 39100 Bozen
Wed 25th Oct 2017

On 25th of October The European Region Tyrol-South Tyrol-Trentino in its function as leader of the EUSALP Action Group 4 will organize the 2nd EUSALP AG4 Mobility Conference.

Symposium "Energy-efficient construction in the Alpine Area"

Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
Wed 25th Oct 2017

The Symposium will give participants the possibility to learn about the background, possibilities and good practices in sustainable construction in the Alpine Area.

Outcomes from the workshop "Networking for Ecological Connectivity and Green Infrastructure"


Tue 24th Oct 2017

More than  49 participants from EUSALP and EUSAIR countries have participated at the workshop, organised within the Mediterranean Coast and EU Macro-Regional Strategies Week 2017  by the Institute of the Republic of Slovenia for Nature Conservation, EUSALP Action Group 7

Forestsummit protection.forest.climate in Innsbruck

Innsbruck
Fri 20th Oct 2017

On 18 September 2017 representatives of the Alpine region met to discuss the topic protection.forest.climate at the forestsummit in Innsbruck, Austria.

1st Forum on Dual Education in the Alpine Region

Fondazione Edmund Mach, San Michele all'Adige
Mon 9th Oct 2017

The Alpine Region is rich in experiences referred to dual education, especially in the VET sector.

Exchange Workshop Alpine Convention - EUSALP

BFW-Forstliche Ausbildungsstätte Ort Johann-Orth-Allee 16 A-4810 Gmunden
Thu 5th Oct 2017

In the spirit of good cooperation, the Alpine Convention is organizing a joint informal Exchange Workshop with the working bodies of the EUSALP and the Alpine Convention. The workshop will take place as a lunch-to-lunch meeting on 5-6 October 2017 in Gmunden (Austria). 

1. EUSALP Conference on Alpine Green Infrastructure

Munich, Bavaria
Tue 3rd Oct 2017

Upon Invitation of the Bavarian State Minister of the Environment and Consumer Protection, Ulrike Scharf, and in the scope of the Bavarian EUSALP presidency an Environmental Ministers conference took place in Munich, Bavaria, dealing with the issue of Green Infrastructure.

Presentations & recommendations from the MRS Conference on media and communication


Tue 3rd Oct 2017

The Conference brought together media people, journalists, academia and stakeholders from all 4 EU MRS to exchange experience, learn from good practices and discuss how to improve the visibility of the strategies and to make them even more useful and effective.

Workshop on “Universities in regional innovation ecosystems: coherent policies for Europe beyond 2020”

University of Tartu, Ülikooli 18, Tartu, Estonia.
Fri 29th Sep 2017

European policy-makers, the university sector and many other stakeholders are taking stock of past achievements in Research and Innovation Smart Specialisation Strategies (RIS3) with a view to defining the priorities for the post-2020 period.

Workshop »Networking for ecological connectivity and green infrastructure«

Nature reserve Škocjanski zatok, Koper, Slovenia.
Tue 19th Sep 2017

The Workshop  »Networking for Ecological Connectivity and Green Infrastructure« will be one of several dialogue events planned within the AlpGov project, that aims at addressing in a strategic way relevant target groups and stakeholders and involve them in developing concrete activities and

Competencies and Functions of Territorial Authorities in Alpine States

Università di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Via Università, 4, 41121 Modena
Sun 10th Sep 2017

The lesson of Professor Simone Scagliarini will be held on September 15 from 3 pm to 5 pm in the "aula seminari" of UNIMORE.

The lesson is divided into two parts.

Survey on the Macro-regional Strategies


Thu 20th Jul 2017

The European Commission has launched a 'Study on macro-regional strategies and their links with cohesion policy'. The study is conducted by COWI and partners - M&E and IHS.
This study aims to explore the performance of the four existing macro-regional strategies:

Workshop on Innovation Policies

Viale Berengario 51, Modena
Fri 14th Jul 2017

The workshop presents the opportunity to discuss the research results produced by a CAPP (Centro di Analisi delle Politiche Pubbliche) research team on two empirical analyses carried out in cooperation, respectively, with Regione Toscana and the Joint Research Centre of the European Commission.

"Research in the Alpine Area (RE-SEARCH ALPS)" project starts

University of Modena and Reggio Emilia
Wed 12th Jul 2017

The European project "Research Laboratories in the Alpine Area (RE-SEARCH ALPS)" supported by the Connecting Europe Program Facility 2014-2020 (GA N.