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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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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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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Special E-cohesion seminar December 2016 : #IPA #ENI #MIS #Podgorica

On 5 and 6 December 2016 in Podgorica (Montenegro), ETCP invites all EU Neighbourhood and pre-accession countries, managers of IPA & ENI to a special event: 2-Day| E-cohesion for IPA ENI : 2016 Success of Management & Information System 10% discount for registration by 4 October* How the use of Management and Information System (MIS) reduces administrative burdens and improves monitoring of EU Funds? Mr Arturas Patapas, ETCP key expert on SFMIS project management and Ms Ivana Vargas, Head of Financial Control Service, National Fund, Ministry of Finance, Croatia will focus on the key following:  Focus on good practices of IPA/EU funds monitoring
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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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New e-learning dimension in ETCP Seminars

From September 2016, ETCP introduces a new e-learning dimension called “Blended-learning” Blended-learning is a smart combination of face-to-face training with e-learning courses. With ETCP Seminar you get: Personalised training experience Greater flexibility and accessibility: anytime, anywhere, any device Multiple ways to interact with experts and colleagues from other EU countries 3 Certifications In addition to your traditional training with ETCP experts, you get access to new e-learning platform before and after your event: Ready to join the community? To get more information and detailed agendas of ETCP seminars, please, contact us
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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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