European Commissioner Corina Creţu to be guest of BCC forum

Cohesion policy conference will be held on 29 May under the patronage of EP Regional Development Committee Chair Iskra Mihaylova

Bulgarian Construction Chamber organized a conference “Cohesion Policy 2014 – 2020 – challenges and perspectives”. The forum is under the patronage of Iskra Mihaylova – Chair of the European Parliament’s Regional Development Committee. Special guest of the event will be Corina Creţu, European Commissioner for regional policy. The conference will be held on 29 May at Sofia Hotel Balkan. From the Bulgarian side participation in the event has confirmed Deputy Prime Minister for EU Funds and Economic Policies Tomislav Donchev. The conference will be attended also by BCC Chairman Eng. Svetoslav Glosov, Executive Director Eng. Ivan Boykov, representatives of DG for Regional and Urban Policy of the European Commission and European Anti-Fraud Office – OLAF. The forum is a good opportunity at the beginning of the new programming period 2014 - 2020 to be assessed the results of financing under the cohesion policy 2007 - 2013 for people and businesses, to be determined the lessons learnt from the implementation of operational programs for the past period, as well as to be outlined the main challenges and opportunities in the new programming period 2014 - 2020.