South Baltic Public Innovators Network (SBPIN)


  • 2019-02-05 - 2019-02-07
    16:00 - 20:00


Gasverksgatan 3a
222 29, Lund


  • Johanna Haward
  • Telefon: 0728 - 85 47 93
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South Baltic Public Innovators Network (SBPIN)

The project SBPIN (South Baltic Public Innovators Network) aims to prepare local actors to participate more actively in cross-border networks and projects. The project focuses on:

  • Blue growth
  • Green growth
  • Inclusive growth


Kindly indicate which thematic group you wish to participate in (see program)

  • Blue growth
  • Green growth
  • Inclusive growth: active ageing
  • Inclusive growth: integration


We recommend the following hotels:
Hotel Concordia
Price: 1 395 SEK/night including breakfast

Hotel Djingis Khan
Price: 1 140 SEK/night including breakfast

Best Western Plus Hotell Nordic Lund
Price: 1 445 SEK/night including breakfast


The primary target group for this continuation workshop is participants from previous workshops, but we also welcome new participants who are interested in cooperation within our focus areas.

The participants can be:
Officials and politicians in public administration working with Blue Growth, Green Growth and Inclusive Growth and/or the identified challenges in the municipalities in Northeastern Skåne (Sweden), Køge (Denmark), Naestved (Denmark) and municipalities associated with the Association of Polish Communes of Euroregion Baltic (Poland). EU-coordinators, international strategists and developers working with cross-border network and cooperation in the above mentioned municipalities.


South Baltic Public Innovators Network project

Skåne Nordost

Kommunförbundet Skåne


The conference is free of charge but late cancellations will be charged. A no show or cancellation done after the 28th of January will be charged 800 SEK.

The registration can of course be passed on to a contact or colleague if you are unable to attend yourself, please inform us of any such changes.


February 5th

16.00 17.100

Joint Dinner for participants in SBPIN and UMBRELLA

February 6th

Skåne Association of Local Authorities (Kommunförbundet Skåne), Gasverksgatan 3a, Lund (see map)

09.00 10.00

Seminar – Cultural differences, common challenges and our future together. How to
cooperate in the South Baltic area, Dr. Anamaria Dutceac Segesten, Senior Lecturer in
European Studies, Lund University

10.00 10.20

Coffee and networking

10.20 11.30

Presentation of the SBPIN projects and the workshops. Lessons learned and best practices.

11.30 12.00

Presentation of Interreg South Baltic Programme, current status and future
oppurtunities, Agnieszka Limanowka, Project Officer, Interreg South Baltic

12.00 13.00


13.00 14.00

Gathering in parallel thematic groups. Speakers from Skåne Association of
Local Authorities and UMBRELLA’s experts (tbc)
- All participants choose between: green growth, blue growth and inclusive growth.

14.00 16.00

Study visits: 1 h plus transport

  • Green and Blue Growth: MaxLab IV Science Village
  • Active Ageing: How to build a age-friendly city
  • Integration: Presentation of project BOSS, Yuriy Babarikov, KFSK, Sopact

Guided tour in the city of Lund


Dinner at Kulturen Lund,

February 7th

Skåne Association of Local Authorities (Kommunförbundet Skåne), Gasverksgatan 3a, Lund (see map)

10.00 11.00

Parallell groups: recap the day before and plan ahead

Presentation of project ideas for the expert panel (all the participants together) with experts giving comments/ reccommendations based on the presentations and after having gathered the necessary knowledge from the previous sessions.

11.00 11.20

Coffee and networking

11.20 12.00

All together: Conclusion of the workshop and the project SBPIN

12.00 13.00


13.00 17.00

Umbrella (seperate invitation and registration)

Umbrella is joint project co-funded by the EU Interreg South Baltic Programme and helps to boost cross-border cooperation capacities of local actors in the South Baltic Sea.

Experts will support you in assessing and developing a complete project

  • Providing information on application procedure
  • Tailoring project ideas
  • Helping to find partners
  • Developing part of the application- Budget
  • Developing part of the application- Description of the activities

Register for Umbrella: