Regional and Economic Diplomacy Summit 2019 in Warsaw

09–10 Sep 2019

Title Regional and Economic Diplomacy Summit 2019 in Warsaw
Date 09 Sep 2019 0:00 - 10 Sep 2019 0:00
Organiser Polish Ministry of Entrepreneurship and Technology

The main goal of the Summit is to demonstrate the importance of international cooperation as a leading force for the development of local communities. Foreign contacts of local authorities have become known as self-government diplomacy, understood as part of public diplomacy. The BREAKOUT SESSION 2.1 | LOCAL GOVERNMENT on 9 September is dedicated to the added value of cooperation across borders supported by EU funding programmes (Interreg).

The conference is expected to inspire and facilitate the debate within the participants on the subject of the comprehensive approach to the matters of regional and economic diplomacy in addition to promoting territorial and scientific cooperation. 

The anticipated effects of the Summit include: greater support of the country’s promotion through regional and economic diplomacy, advancements within the international dimension of regional cooperation establishment, strengthening individual and institutional relations between Polish as well as foreign participants, signing agreements on economic and scientific-technical cooperation, increasing the scope of regional cooperation on Polish local government level, creating the foundations for establishing the European Network of Experts in Regional and Economic Diplomacy – ENERED.