Development of European Co-operation for the Creation of the Information Society across Regions




June 6, 2006
09:00 - 10:30
Hotel Golf - Concordia Hall

TeleRegions Network (TRN) Meeting
Development of European Co-operation for the Creation of the Information Society across Regions
Chair:
Ineke Herweijer, General Coordinator
TeleRegions Network (TRN), Belgium
Presenters:
TRN Development and Objectives
Kjell Peterson, President
TeleRegions Network (TRN), Belgium
Present and Future Structure of TRN
Georg Weiers, Executive Officer
TeleRegions Network (TRN), Belgium
TeleRegions at Work
Representative of the Bratislava, Budapest, Prague, West Sweden Region
Name & affiliation to be indicated

Panel Description

The purpose of the meeting is:

a) To discuss the direction that a network such as TeleRegions Network (TRN) ought to take in order to serve regional development in the 2007-15 timeframe, in particular, with regard to the development of the information society in regions in urban areas.

b) To find out which areas of the information society are of particular interest to the present and potential members of the TRN in order to i) develop ideas to be presented to the Commission regarding these areas, ii) set up groups within TRN to work in these areas and iii) develop cross-border project ideas.

c) To recruit new members.