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Attracting Chinese Investments through Regional Endeavours: Meeting in Hamburg 8 February

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Baltic Sea Region Investment Promotion Agencies Attracting Chinese Investments through Regional Endeavours: Meeting in Hamburg 8 February The biggest Investment Promotion Agencies (IPAs) from all parts of the Baltic Sea Region (BSR) met 8 February in Hamburg to discuss how to attract investments from China to the region’s countries and metropolis in the best possible way. The purpose of the…

The Nordic/Baltic Powerhouse is Europe’s Silicon Valley

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The Nordic/Baltic region is “the Silicon Valley of Europe” in terms of talents and investments. If these countries can ensure interoperability of their national e-service systems as front runners in e-governance and e-commerce, they will show Europe how ICT can stimulate growth.These were some of the messages at a high level seminar on growth through ICT, organised in Brussels 23…

Water conference provides a breeding ground for new alliances to save the Baltic Sea

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BDF will use the preliminary results from the conference ”A cleaner Baltic Sea – investments, business opportunities and new partnerships” in the work ahead to elaborate a regional agenda and a way to re-think water. A report based on the many valuable contributions that were made by the speakers, moderators and participants during the conference will provide a breeding ground for initiating…

A New Dialogue on Energy Partnerships in Kaliningrad

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1-2 November Baltic Development Forum in close cooperation with Nordic Council of Ministers’  Information Office in Kaliningrad and National Energy Saving Union (Russia) organised an international energy conference that brought together stakeholders from the Kaliningrad region, North-West Russia and the Baltic Sea Region. The conference took place at the Museum of the World Ocean and during two days more than…

III conference on energy partnerships in the Baltic Sea Region

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For the third time, we will set an agenda for the discussions on energy cooperation in the Baltic Sea Region with involvement of the Russian partners. The conference – 1-2 November – will welcome views by the Ministry of Regional Development and the Ministry of Energy of the Russian Federation, representatives of the Kaliningrad Government and the North-West Russia, regional…

50th Birthday Reception and Vernissage

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Chairman of Baltic Development Forum, Hans Skov Christensen invites all strategic partners, members, sponsors, business partners and friends for a reception in order to mark the 50th birthday of BDF Director, Hans Brask and to kick-start the networking season after the summer break with an art exhibition. Join us for an enjoyable afternoon with drinks and jazz music. On this occasion the…

Join the Baltic Business Arena

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The business matchmaking event Baltic Business Arena will take place as an integrated part of the Summit and Annual Forum. At the Baltic Business Arena small and medium sized companies from the entire Baltic Sea Region will have the opportunity to book face-to-face meetings with other companies in a specially designed meeting arena. The first event of this kind was…

Updated Summit Programme available for download

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With more than one month left before the 14th Baltic Development Forum Summit and the European Commission’s 3rd Annual Forum on the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region, we have put together 7 plenary sessions, 12 parallel thematic sessions, and last but not least Networking and Project Village activities embracing a lot of presentations of both flagship projects and…