Initiating cooperation with Macedonian partners on sustainable energy

9 September 2016, Brussels  Mr Nelu Neacsu and Mr Jan Haizmann, EAR-AER board members met H.E. Dr. Andrej Lepavcov, Ambassador of the Republic of Macedonia to the European Union to present the objectives of the newly created department of energy.  In follow-up to the meeting, cooperation on educational knowledge transfer about energy markets and developing sustainable energy projects will be explored with the , EAR-AER member, and other potential partners. Mr. Neacsu invited H.E.Dr. L...
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EAR-AER appointed Dr. Jan Haizmann as new board member and as head of the newly created department of energy

During its board meeting of September 5th  2016, the board members of the European Academy of the Regions appointed  Dr. Jan Haizmann as new board member and as head of the newly created department of energy. Mr. Haizmann is managing director of Correggio Consulting, specialized in energy matters and board member of EFET, the European Federation of Energy Traders. Mr. Haizmann aims at focusing his activities as head of department on educational knowledge transfer about energy market, and t...
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EAR-AER featured Henri Malosse as new honorary member

During its board meeting of September 5th  2016, the European Academy of the Regions featured Mr. Henri Malosse  as new honorary member. Former representative of the French Chambers of Commerce in Brussels, Mr. Malosse  became member of the European Social and Economic Committee in 1995 and he was the 30th President of the EESC, the 5th European institution in the European protocol order, from 2013 until 2015. He is the author of books about European subsidies and stood at the cradle of E....
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EAR-AER fact finding mission to Albania between 10 -15 October 2016

Mrs. Ionica Oncioiu, Mr. Nelu Neacsu and Mr. Louis Delcart, board members of EAR-AER, will be on a fact finding mission to Albania between 10-15 October 2016 with the support of the Flemish Government. They will meet various partners and regions for promoting the Academy’s activities and examining cooperation opportunities in Tirana, Elbasan, Berat and Vlore. The agenda also includes meetings with Chambers of Commerce and students from University of Tirana,  University of Berat,  University "...
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EAR-AER board of directors will hold a regular meeting on Monday 5th September 2016 with the participation of Mr. Henri Malosse

EAR-AER board of directors will hold a regular meeting on Monday 5th September 2016 with the participation of Mr. Henri Malosse, Honorary Member, former president of the European Economic and Social Committee. Upcoming events and activities will be discussed, such as EAR-AER fact finding mission to Albania between 10-15 October 2016 and the setting-up of a new department on energy.
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DG RTD Directorate G (Energy) has launched the “Support Services for Exploitation of Research Results (SSERR)” for all energy projects from FP7 and H2020

We would like to inform you that DG RTD Directorate G (Energy) has launched the "Support Services for Exploitation of Research Results (SSERR)" for all energy projects from FP7 and H2020. DG RTD G Energy is offering these services to research projects with the aim to support/advise the partners in their exploitation exercises and activities. The services are available to recently closed as well as current projects.  You know that impact and exploitation are gaining importance in FP7 and Hor...
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Innovation Deals: a call for proposals for a circular economy

The European Commission has launched a call for Expressions of Interest (EOI) for the pilot phase of the Innovation Deals for a Circular Economy. Innovation Deals are a form of voluntary cooperation between the EU, innovators, and national, regional and local authorities to address the bareers for the implementation of Circular Economy. This concept has been formulated indeed within The Commission Communication "Closing the loop – An EU action plan for thecircular economy". The deadli...
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EAR-AER presented its key healthcare and government policy initiatives to Mr. Ciprian Tanasescu, MEP

Yesterday, following the EAR-AER board of the director meeting, we had the pleasure to present our key healthcare and government policy initiatives to Mr. Ciprian Tanasescu, Member of the European Parliament. The presentation was done by Mr. Richard Murrugarra-Centurion, Head of Healthcare Innovation and Government Policy Department.  Our key priority is to improve patient access and funding to advanced health technologies such as ventricular assist devices, oncology therapies, C Hepatitis...
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EAR-AER is pleased to announce you that the Municipality of Cumpăna joins us as full member

Following the decision of the Board on the 21st June 2016 the Municipality of Cumpăna joins us as full member. EAR-AER was tasked to examine business opportunities alongside the canal Danube – Black Sea and possible developments in the canal area, as part of the larger core corridor Rhine-Danube, which focuses on the rehabilitation of the fairways and removing bottlenecks with regard to inland waterways. Although the navigation on the Danube is still subject to natural and administrative obst...
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Flanders and Estonia work on democratic institutions in Ukraine

During his meeting with Estonian Foreign Minister Marina Kaljurand on 11 May Minister-president Bourgeois announced that he will support the Estonian Centre of Eastern Partnership (ECEAP). ECEAP focuses on cooperation between the European Union and countries such as Ukraine and Belarus, where Estonia as a former Soviet republic has historical ties with. Bourgeois selected a project of ECEAP which provides training for officials and political representatives of local authorities from Ukraine ...
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