Europe 2020 New Inputs for Growth and Development

Working Dinner, Bucharest, 3rd of November 2010

The working dinner with the topic: “Europe 2020: New inputs for Growth and Development” was attended by the European Parliament Delegation, composed of 11 members of the Regional Development Committee, headed by Mr. Lambert VAN NISTELROOIJ. For the first time, the Romanian companies had the occasion to interact directly with the officials of the European Parliament in Bucharest. The discussions focused on identifying new cooperation projects, especially cross-border projects, better use of the European funds and means to combat negative effects of the economic crisis. Europe 2020 is the EU’s growth strategy for the coming decade.
In a changing world, we want the EU to become a smart, sustainable and inclusive economy. These three mutually reinforcing priorities should help the EU and the Member States deliver high levels of employment, productivity and social cohesion.

Speakers: Nela PÃVÃLOIU, Founder of The European Development Platform; Daniel DÃIANU, President of The European Development Platform; Lambert VAN NISTELROOIJ and Michael THEURER, Members of the European Parliament; Alexandrina GÃTEJ, Presidential Counselor; Bogdan NICULESCU DUVÃZ, Deputy – Romanian Government.