What should you already be doing now to ensure you are well prepared for the 2021-2027 programming period? How can you avoid delays once the new Regulations are adopted? Are there simplification opportunities that should be explored now? Shouldn’t you already be thinking about programming, implementation modalities, performance elements, monitoring, controlling and auditing for the next generation of programmes?
This highly practical two-day course will provide you with replies to all above mentioned questions and will give you a complete overview of changes to be introduced in the 2021-2027 Cohesion Policy programmes. It will give you also a full understanding of steps to be taken from now onwards in order to be fully prepared on time for those changes.
The unique feature of this course is that you will get all this practical knowledge from experts from the General Secretariat of the Council of the EU, EU Commission, European Court of Auditors and Member States, directly involved in the preparations of the next programming period.
What will you learn in this course?
- Relevant draft regulations for 2021-2027 and their consequences for Member States
- State of play of negotiations for the next programming period
- All aspects of Cohesion Policy programmes management 2021-2027: from programming and fulfilling enabling conditions, to deciding on implementation modalities, monitoring and evaluation
- Control and audit arrangements
- What can be improved: conditionalities, simplifications and performance measures
How will it help you?
We have made this course very practical and interactive. All presentations include concrete examples and there are two highly practical workshops in small working groups. You will not only learn about changes in the 2021-2027 programming period, but you will also go back to your workplace with a set of concrete ideas and actions to be taken and implemented in the near future.
Who is this course for?
- Managing Authorities, Coordination Bodies, Intermediate Bodies, Certifying Authorities, Audit Authorities responsible for ESIF
- Economic and social partners, including: universities, NGOs, regional or thematic associations involved in negotiations or working with the Funds,
- Consulting companies providing support to national authorities in order to set-up future programme elements
What will you be able to do with what you learn?
You will gain knowledge of all the new developments expected in the 2021-2027 programming period. You will also learn what you should already be doing in terms of planning and taking actions now to ensure that you are fully prepared.
INAP (Instituto Nacional de Administración Pública)
c/ Atocha, 106
ES – 28012 Madrid
Ms Miriam Escola
Tel: +34 93 245 12 06
The fee includes documentation, two lunches, one dinner, refreshments and a walking sightseeing tour. After the event, a certificate of participation will be handed out and participants will be given access to the digital version of the event documents. Accommodation and travel costs are at the expense of the participants or their administration
EIPA offers a 10% discount to all civil servants working for one of EIPA’s supporting countries, and civil servants working for an EU institution, body or agency.
Who are the supporting countries?
Civil servants coming from the following EIPA supporting countries are entitled to get the reduced fee: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom.
For all other participants, the regular fee applies.
Lunches will be served in the restaurant of Hotel Atocha, and dinner will be held at a restaurant in the city. Special dietary requirements (e.g. vegetarian, diabetic) can be indicated once you have received confirmation of your participation.
EIPA would be happy to make reservations for you at the hotel where the lunches will be held. Should you wish to take advantage of this option and get the special rate for EIPA’s participants, please contact the organiser of this seminar at firstname.lastname@example.org. Payments are to be made directly and personally to the hotel upon checking out. Please note that if you register after the deadline, hotel reservations cannot be guaranteed.
Hotel Catalonia ATOCHA
C/ Atocha, 81
Tel. +34 91 420 37 70
The special EIPA rate at this hotel is:
- €135 for a single room (breakfast and VAT included)
- €155 for a double room (breakfast and VAT included)
Confirmation of registration will be forwarded to participants on receipt of the completed online registration form.
Prior payment is a condition for participation.
For administrative reasons you will be charged €150 for cancellations received within 15 days before the activity begins. There is no charge for qualified substitute participants.
EIPA reserves the right to cancel the activity up to 2 weeks before the starting date. In that case, registration fees received will be fully reimbursed. EIPA accepts no responsibility for any costs incurred (travel, accommodation, etc.).