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Workshop meeting , April 10 - 11 , 2014, Barcelona , Spain

Workshop meeting in Spain

April 10-11, 2014, Barcelona, Spain

Project partners met to work in parallel on the content of four work packages (detailed described in previous section). The meeting was combined with panel discussions, round table discussions as well as a speech of invited guest Joan Tarradellas, Chief Executive Officer (Conseller Delegat) at the Catalan Agency for Business Competitiveness (Government of Catalonia), Spain.

 

Link to the programm can be found here

Documents and presentations related to the meeting can be found here

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