What’s happening in 2017? #seminars #expertise #onlinedegree

The new ETCP programme for 2017 is now available! Contact us to receive your copy today and see what we have lined up for you: choose between exchange and tailor-made, on-the-spot or online seminars. Meet the experts and learn more about the new topics we have in store! Registration for seminars is now open, be the first to save your seat! More information about online degrees is coming up in January. ETCP wishes you happy holidays & and all the best in 2017!
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FINAL CALL: Last seats for seminars in October&November 2016

This is the final call to participate to ETCP EU Funds seminars in October and November 2016 all over Europe Share expertise with colleagues from different Member States and key European practitioners; work on practical cases; prepare yourself with online courses and get qualification. LAST SEATS are available for seminars below: • Prague, 20 21 October Simplification: Making EU initiatives more user-friendly for beneficiaries and authorities • Zagreb 24 25 October Innovation R&D : Focusing on best actions for innovation, R&D and entrepreneurship • Vilnius 24 25 October E-Cohesion: Optimising and reducing administrative burdens using SF MIS (New) • Bratislava,
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STOEU: EU Funds support Digital Single Market & Wifi4EU  #Innovation

On 14 September Commission President Mr Juncker gave a speech on the State of Union 2016. It focused on budget on priorities, ensures more flexibility, simplification of the rules and less red tape. What about cohesion policy? EC announced strategic investments in broadband, online services, digital technologies and innovation in SMEs. Extra €50m (to total €120m) will be allocated for Wifi4EU  initiative in support of provision of free local wireless connectivity. Over 20 billion from the ESIF will support the Digital Single Market. Interested in Innovation? ETCP 2-Day seminar |  Innovation R&D : Focusing on best actions for innovation, R&D
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SOTEU: Easier synergies between funds #financial instruments

On 14 September Commission President Mr Juncker gave a speech on the State of Union 2016. It focused on budget on priorities, ensures more flexibility, simplification of the rules and less red tape. What about cohesion policy? EC proposes to make it easier to combine European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF) with European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI). The benefit would be for start-ups, job seekers and the youth ‘Tech Adjustment’ of additional €4.6bn for youth employment, refugee integration and investment (via financial instruments EFSI) Interested in Financial instruments ? ETCP 2-Day seminar |  Financial Instruments: Setting up financial instruments
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Investment in R&D for a GDP growth #Innovation #H2020

Recent statistics demonstrate the positive effect of innovation on economy. The economic performance is strongly correlated to the level of R&D investments over the period 2004-2009. Impact of R&D investment in innovative enterprises, as well as enterprises from more innovative countries, report employment growth and have higher employment growth rates. The diagram below shows the various positions and strategies about R&D. It shows also that all Member States investing for the future were not hit so much by the crisis and have more changes to count on a sustainable growth. Between 2002 and 2007, the gross domestic expenditure on R&D as a
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ETCP Seminars: Satisfaction and progression rates up to 80%

Your progress and satisfaction are at the heart of our activity! With specific qualitative and quantitative indicators we set up our own “Results Based Approach” to ensure quality of our seminars! To improve your training experience, we give a high consideration to your feedback in evaluations filled after each session. On Satisfaction, we consider 3 criteria: training content, lecturers approach and general organisation. We are proud to come with a satisfaction rate of 91%! On Progression, we consider the difference between participants’ results to ex-ante and ex-post quizzes. You can be proud to totalise a progression rate of 82% (since the set up of the quizzes in January 2016) Spread the word.. and see you
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ETCP Special focus on Innovation R&D : #ETCPTour #Prague #Performance

ETCP visited Prague from 3 to 4 May 2016 to present new seminar focusing on how to support innovation and R&D operations in an efficient and secure way. Focusing on actions, this session highlighted how to improve performance and gave to participants the keys to enhance synergies and mitigate risks using an inter-active approach (discussions, examples, cases and exchange of good practices). This seminar was animated by :ETCP Expert, Mr Franck Sottou, and special guests, Ms Katarzyna Sobotka (Horizon 2020 coordinator) and Ms Andrea Uhrinova (Director of the Department for ERDF Programme Management, Ministry of Education, Science, Research & Sport of the Slovak Republic). ETCP
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New seminars & New venues in May : Innovation R&D and Simplification

In May 2016, ETCP Team invites you to 2 seminars in Prague (Czech Republic) and Ljubljana (Slovenia). Choose among the 2 following topics and get a special discount of 10% from 2 participants registered. New seminars & New Venues : 2-Day | Innovation R&D “Focusing on best actions for innovation, R&D and entrepreneurship ” Date : 3 to 4 May 2016 Venue : Prague (Czech Republic) Ask for detailed agenda 2-Day | Simplification “EU initiatives for the simplification of the administration of EU funds ” Date : 23 to 24 May 2016 Venue : Ljubljana (Slovenia) Ask for detailed agenda Interested to participate? Register online Read Full ETCP Programme 2016 by
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