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Conference of the Atlantic Arc Cities - Special Executive Bureau

Event date:
21/05/2010 - 14:30 to 18:30
Table of Contents

    21 May


        Scientific and Technologic Park -  Asturias Building     

    The objective of the event is to evaluate the current situation of Atlantic sustainable urban development, influenced by the current recession, using the Charter of San Sebastián as a road map, while the Conference of the Atlantic Arc Cities is celebrating its ten years of maritime networking.

    Session chaired by Ms. Paz Fernández Felgueroso, Mayor of Gijón and CAAC Vice-president
    14.30 Introduction and welcome: conclusions of European Maritime Day– Gijón
    14.45- Attractive and Cohesive Cities: fostering development – Donostia San Sebastian
    15.15 Sustainable urban development: interface between sea and land– Nantes Métropole
    15.45 Atlantic Arc Cities’ Strategy: macro-regional focus and networking – CAAC Secretariat
    16.15 Café – Press Conference
    Session chaired by Mr. Philippe Duron,Mayor of Caen, French MP and CAAC president
    16.30 General Assembly: Assesment of ten years of cooperation: outcomes and challenges – CAAC presidence
    17.00 Strategy and Coordination of the urban action: new tools for CAAC – Rennes  
    18.30 close

    Programme (Spanish version)  


    Organiser: Conference of Atlantic Arc cities