The Adriatic Euroregion has the pleasure to invite you to the Conference addressing the issue of

Request to the European Institutions and to the Member States for the launching of an Adriatic Strategy

In light of the numerous global challenges with which the Adriatic territory has to confront and with the aim to reach the objectives of economic, social and territorial cohesion the members of the Adriatic Euroregion have launched the Initiative for the creation of an Adriatic Strategy.

Taking into consideration the European goal to strengthen territorial cooperation and to offer an EU strategy favourable for the development of macro-regions, the Adriatic Euroregion intends to inform the European institutions and the European stakeholders about the need for the creation of an Adriatic development Strategy which will contribute to overcome the disparities which characterize the Adriatic Basin.

The Conference will take place the 24th February 2010 from 11.00 – 13.00 in the Committee of the Regions (2, Rue Van Maerlant, 1040 Brussels,Van Maerlant Building – Room VM1).

The draft programme is enclosed to this invitation together with the registration form.

We are kindly asking you to confirm your participation at the latest by Friday 19th February 2010.