Balkan Forum

The Ministry Of Interior (Sector Macedonia & Thrace), in cooperation with the Managing Authority of INTERREG programmes are organising the 2nd Balkan Forum in Thessaloniki in “Ioannis Vellidis” Congress Centre Leof. Stratou 3, Thessaloniki 546 36 , on 25 & 26 of September 2020

Main objectives of the event are :

Discussion and detailed examination of the necessary infrastructures and networks whose implementation should be promoted by priority, as well as a placement of potential funding schemes.

Assessment of the spatial impacts of the proposed infrastructures and networks on the promotion of entrepreneurship and innovation on a national and Interbalkan level.

Discussion and finding of mechanisms to mobilize and make use of business and technological potential in the maturity and implementation of the under planning infrastructures and networks.

Promotion of the necessary business and technological networking and collaborations on a Balkan level.


The Forum consists of representatives of agencies from the Balkan countries (Greece, Bulgaria, Romania, Serbia, Albania, Republic of North Macedonia), such as Chambers, Business Representatives, Bilateral Chambers, Research Agencies, Technological Providers, Investment Companies, Port Authorities, Railway Agencies, Airport Operators, Logistics and Transport Providers, Energy Providers, Organizations for the construction and management of Highways–Energy Pipelines, Banks, Public Authorities and Ministries.

The FORUM will be held online and representatives of Institutions will have the right to participate.

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