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Conference "Territorial development challenges – visions of Europe & Poland"

On 22-23 November in Warsaw the Ministry of Regional Development of Poland will hold a debate on the future of European territory in a long term and global perspective, which will be an opportunity to exchange views and good practice on conducting development policy.

We have a great pleasure to invite you to the Conference Territorial development challenges – visions of Europe & Poland, which will be an attempt of confronting the Participants with the development challenges in Europe and Poland.

The conference will be organized on 22-23 November 2012 in Warsaw, in the Ministry of Regional Development of Poland, 2/4 Wspólna Street.

The main objective of the conference is to initiate an exchange of views and opinions on the challenges and visions of territorial development in Europe, therein we would like to present the vision of Poland presented in the National Spatial Development Concept of Poland 2030.

Discussion during the sessions will concentrate on possible scenarios for Europe.

The conference will be divided into four thematic sessions:

  • Changes in European space in the XXI century,
  • Visions of the spatial and socio-economic development of Central-Eastern Europe,
  • Territorial Cohesion challenges,
  • Future of the European territory – ET2050 and  inspiration of other ESPON Projects.

We would appreciate if you could confirm your participation, for further questions regarding the event please contact Ms Wiktoria Palion (e-mail:, +48 22 461 35 05).

Please also be informed that the conference languages are English and Polish.

We very much look forward to welcoming you in Warsaw!


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