Tackle all aspects of Programmes and Project management #5-Day #Paris #December

ETCP invites you to its 5-Day Essential Management seminar from 12 to 19 December. With key experts Ms  Volz and Mr Sottou participants got step-by-step essential knowledge about the key points of EU funds management at programme and project levels with introduction to some simplification and more efficient procedures This seminar focuses on EU 2020 strategies / New Logframe of indicators / Key alerts about errors, irregularities and fraud / Essential knowledge about the Theory of Change / Examples of Smart Specialisation and Sustainable Development schemes Please contact if interested to save seats or register online 
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It is all about Simplification #Ljubljana #Prague #October2016

ETCP organised with the Slovenian Managing Authority  (GOSP), in Ljubljana, on 5 and 6 September 2016, an in-house seminar on EU initiatives for the simplification of the administration of EU funds  (including SCO and Joint Action Plan). All ministries managing EU Funds in Slovenia were represented with a final group of 45 participants attending the seminar. Experts Mr Franck Sottou and Ms Susanne Volz presented this tailor made seminar including example-based presentation and question- and answer sessions to discuss participants’ cases. What? Simplification is not only Simplified Costs, it is also about: Reviewing Gold-plating HLG proposals (Audit and State Aid)
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ESIF Simplification : What ? Why ? For who ? How ? #Prague #October2016

CoR published on 16 August an article by Petr Osval, Chairman of the Czech Delegation, rapporteur on simplification. He stresses the need to increase role of the EU and beneficiaries over Member States in the setup of the rules. More trust and clear accountability: The question at stake is the balance between looking at errors or at achievement and effect. Introduction of more trust and clear accountability would be as important as the fight against corruption and cutting ESIF Bureaucracy, according to Osval. Reinforcement of EU Rules: Public Procurement – State Aid : He suggests to reinforce EU Rules over national ones for call
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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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Last seats for Selection seminar in May : prepare calls and select operations

ETCP invites you to 3-Day seminar on Selection focusing on selection and preparation of call  from 30 May to 1 June 2016 in Paris. Lectured by Mr Franck Sottou, this training will be the occasion to exchange about: New ESI Funds objectives and approach Methods of Selection The selection process Guiding Principles vs Selection critera Guideline for applicants Competitive selection scoring using the Simple Multi-Attribute Rating Technique Better templates for selection & awarding the contract Including ex-ante and ex-post tests, participants will receive a certificate of qualification at the end of the training.  3-Day | Selection – Last seats “Preparing calls and selecting
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Introduction to the selection process with Colm Dunne #GuidingPrinciples #Results #Performance

We are pleased to introduce this month one of our main senior expert, Mr Colm Dunne, International Public Sector Team Leader and lecturer for ETCP seminars for 8 years. From 30 May to 1 June 2016, Colm will lecture for the second time, new 2016 seminar on selection and evaluation process. “The Common Provisions Regulation for current period introduced a new requirement to include the Guiding Principles for selection.” So how have the Member States addressed this new requirement? What are the best practices? What is the difference between guiding principles and selection criteria? What a guiding principle looks like in practice? What are the main concerns
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2016 seminars season started with #Selection #Guiding principles #results

ETCP Seminars 2016 season started with a new seminar: “Selection: Preparing calls and selecting operations” from 22 to 24 February in Paris. For 3 days, Irish ETCP Expert Mr Colm Dunne presented selection and evaluation process with specific focus on new Guiding principles. Participants tackled the following key elements: Defining the right target for the right indicators Selecting the best contributions to the programme (selection criteria and process) Improving on-going monitoring – Combining formal requirement and orientation towards results Following new 2014-2020 guiding principle Concentrating intervention on innovative and high quality results Managing cost effectiveness of the operation (value for money, sound financial management)
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LAST SEATS February-March 2016: new seminar, new venue #selection #verification

2016 starts with 2 seminars in Paris and Munich New seminar 3-Day | Selection “Preparing calls and selecting operations” Date : 22 to 24 February Venue : Paris . Get more in-depth knowledge of project monitoring in relation to programmes, calls and strategic planning Ask for detailed agenda New venue 3-Day | Verification “Preventing, detecting and correcting errors and irregularities” Date : 7 to 9 March 2016 Venue : Paris . Improve systems, procedures and tools to prevent, detect and correct errors, irregularities and fraud Ask for detailed agenda Interested to participate? Register online Read Full ETCP Programme 2016 by clicking here
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EU Funds 2016 programme #Training #Specific support

EU FUNDS 2016 PROGRAMME  Training and specific support for the management of EU Funds: ESIF (ESF, ERDF, EARDF, EMFF, CF) & other funds (IPA, H2020..) Implementation, control, auditing, monitoring and evaluation Get introduced to new ETCP Services Find out what’s new in 2016: – New topics – More venues – Better qualifications To play video, click here . Download new programme & calendar 3 ways to work with us: – Seminars – Study visits – Specific supports To download short programme, click here . Interested to participate in ETCP Seminars? Register online Interested to plan Study visits and Specific supports? Contact us
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ESIF – H2020: Complementarity and Optimisation! #Innovation

ETCP invites you, in Paris, from 4 to 6 November to this unique new seminar focusing on Selection and strategies: how to make it more efficient and innovative? Last Seats ! During 3 days, you will get more in-depth knowledge of project monitoring in relation to programmes, calls and strategic planning. The seminar is the opportunity to improve on-going evaluation and strategic monitoring of
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