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Interreg AI Smart in Mola di Bari (Italy) receives the visit of representatives of European Commission

Great enthusiasm and full approval expressed by the representatives of the European Commission Maria Sioliou e Simona Pohlova, who visited Puglia Region on 7 March 2023, in order to analyze the implementation of the activities carried out so far within the strategic project AI SMART “Adriatic Ionian Small Port Network”. The main objective of the

Interreg Creative@Hubs launches a call for aspiring entrepreneurs in the Agrifood and Creative sectors- deadline 3 April

CIHEAM Bari and the University of Salento launch an Expression of Interest for aspiring entrepreneurs and innovators in the agrifood and Creative and Cultural sectors with an innovative idea, within the framework of the Interreg CreativeHubs Project. The call is focused to Team ideas. Seventy participants aged between 18 and 35, with a high school

Interreg Creative@hubs: 10 workshop in Helia – Greece

The Chamber of Helia organized the first 10 training workshops for Culturale and creative and the Agri-Food companies, within the Creative@Hubs project. The first workshop was held in Pyrgos on 5 December 2022 with topic: “Creative@Hubs – Local – Regional Development and Creative Industries”. The keynote speaker, George Rompolas, was referred to the main goal which is

Interreg CoofHea in Greece: “a true relief” for the Hospitals

“A true relief”: this is the sentence that summarizes the results of Interreg Coofhea in Greece. We have interviewed some representatives of two involved beneficiaries – Ioannis Georgiadis and Konstantina Barkoula from the Hospital of Saint Andrew, and Maria Malliou from the Hospital of Ilia – asking them which benefits their hospitals have received from

Interreg CoofHea tests an innovative clinical remote assistance between Greece and Italy

The outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic dramatically highlighted the organizational and management weakness within the various healthcare systems, urging National and Regional authorities to intervene with innovative technological solutions that could guarantee a minimum of support to traditional hospitals and general medicine healthcare system. In parallel, the difficulties reported by most of the patients (especially

Interreg Creative@Hubs in Patras awards the winners of the open innovation contest

The awards ceremony of the cross-border open innovation contest of the Interreg Creative@Hubs project, took place in Patras (Greece) on Friday, 3 February 2023 at the Regional Council of the Region of Western Greece.  The event was moderated, on behalf of the Regional Development Fund of the Region of Western Greece, Mr. Andreas Tsiliras, cultural

Interreg AI Smart in Puglia: 2 sustainable paths from the port of Otranto to the inland territories

Sustainability, identity and enhancement of cultural heritage are just some of the key concepts underlying the cultural paths created thanks to the AI ​​SMART project. The two paths identified will favor the interaction of the port of Otranto with the inland territories and the opposite Ionian coast, in order to promote sustainable and inclusive transnational

Interreg AI Smart in Greece for the requalification of Nydri port

Thanks to AI SMART project, the port of Nydri has started the redevelopment and modernization works of the existing port infrastructures. Nydri is the busiest nautical tourist destination of Lefkada hosting several visitors and yachts every year. It’s an ideal destination for the sailing and yachting enthusiasts, offering a variety of touristic, commercial and fishery

Interreg AI Smart in Mola di Bari Puglia: infrastructural interventions for the requalification of the port

Interreg AI ​​SMART provides an infrastructural interventions for the requalification of port areas in the Municipality of Mola di Bari. The port, characterized by the presence of several fishing boats that represent a strong tourist attraction, has two piers, one to the east and one to the west. The infrastructural intervention concerns the first section

Interreg Greece-Italy 2021-2027 programme has been approved

It’s official. The European Commission has approved the 2021-2027 Interreg Greece-Italy programme. Discover here the final version and enjoy reading! We are proud to announce that on 8th September 2022 the European Commission adopted the Interreg VI-A Greece-Italy Programme for the period 2021-2027 with the Final Decision n. 6578. BUDGET With a budget of EUR 106 million euro,

Interreg Apollo Lands in Trepuzzi (Italy) for the promotion of banda culture

The Municipality of Trepuzzi, already engaged for years in good artistic, cultural and political practices on the preservation and promotion of the band world, will host four days, from 12 to 15 July, dedicated to band culture and training, thanks to the project Apollo Lands – “Network for Traditions and Heritage in Music”. The work

Creative@hubs in Greece: seminars dedicated to the sources of funding of the creative and cultural SMEs

The Chamber of Commerce of Achaia-Greece continues the cycle of seminars-workshops within Creative@Hubs Project, with three seminars dedicated to the sources of funding of the creative and cultural SMEs. With the general title “Funding Mondays”, these seminars will be held every Monday (at the Mosaic site: 112 Ermou, Patras), starting from Monday, June 20, 2022. The purpose

Interreg Creative@hubs in Greece: training workshps in Patras for creative and cultural industries

The 1st seminar, held on April 18, with 16 participants from the creative sector, entitled “Culture, creativity, entrepreneurship”. The 3 key-note speakers, Mr. Andreas Tsiliras, Mr. George Sarlis (cultural managers) and Mr. Filippos Kefalopoulos (marketing consultant) analyzed the terms entrepreneurship, creativity and culture and discussed with the attendees about their own business actions and thoughts.

Interreg Aether in Tricase Puglia: “Together for the Environment” event on 29 May

Marine pollution due to plastic is one of main issue where every citizen can make a difference. This is the key idea that leads ASSET Puglia – Strategic Agency for sustainable territorial development to organize the event “Together for the Environment” on Sunday, May 29, 2022 in Tricase Porto (Lecce,Puglia) within Interreg AETHER – Alliance

Greece-Italy 2021-2027: Public Consultation on the Strategic Environmental Assessment – deadline 23 April 2022

The Managing Authority of European Territorial Cooperation Programmes as the Planning Authority in the context of the drafting of the Cooperation Programme Interreg VI-A Greece-Italy 2021-2027 and in accordance to what is mentioned in the Common Ministerial Decision with protocol number ΥΠΕΧΩΔΕ / ΕΥΠΕ / οικ.107017 / 2006 (ΒΔ 1225), as amended, has prepared an

Interreg Fame Road: exhibition of traditional folk instruments in Aigialeia

The Municipal Public Benefit Enterprise of Aigialeia and the Municipality of Αigialeia present a special exhibition on musical culture, at the Panagiotopoulos Mansion in Aigio. This is the exhibition of traditional and folk instruments from Greece and the world entitled “Euphonic Memories”, with artistic and educational content, which takes place in the context of the

Hermes Project in Fasano: presentation “Lab Experience Music and Theatre”

Music and theatre to connect Italy and Greece and create, through the power and different languages of the arts, a bridge of connection between Fasano and Arta, the Hellenic city that has so much in common with the territory of Puglia.  Interreg “Hermes – Heritage Rehabilitation as Multiplier cultural Empowerment within Social contest” presents the

Public consultation on the Strategic Environmental Assessment: deadline 23 April 2022

The previous deadline of 2 April has been postponed to 23 April. Read the updated news. In the context of the drafting of the new Programme for the programming period 2021-2027, the Managing Authority of European Territorial Cooperation Programmes is in the phase of final comments and approval of the INTERREG VI-A Programme Greece-Italy 2021-2027.

Creative@Hubs: training workshops in Aetoloakarnania for creative industries

The Chamber of Aetoloakarnania, organized  in Agrinio on 12 and 30 January 2 workshops entitled: “Glass painting” and “The art of pottery – Techniques for Creating, Decorating & Glazing Souvenirs from Clay”, within Creative@Hubs project. The first one, attended by 24 people, aimed at getting acquainted with painting and its materials, understanding all the stages of creating a

Interreg F.A.M.E. Road: the training course to improve the tourism in Grottaglie

F.A.M.E. Road “Improve your organization”: the training course to improve the touristic offer of Grottaglie The registrations for the training path “Improve your organization” have just opened.  The free training session, organized by the Municipality of Grottaglie within the Interreg F.A.M.E. Road project, includes 32 hours with touristic experts in order to discover success stories

Interreg Cohen: work in progress in Vieste for San Felice Tower

The San Felice Tower in the Municipality of Vieste will be restored and made accessible to the public thanks to “CoHeN – Coastal Heritage Network”, a project that aims to create the Adriatic-Ionian coastal route between the Puglia Region and Greece. The survey and the historical-archival survey allowed a first analysis of the coastal defensive system and the typological

Olive oil as an innovative form of tourism: event in Preveza

Preveza Chamber, as Lead Beneficiary of the cross-border project: “AUTHENTIC-OLIVE-NET – ”Certification of Authenticity and Development of a Promotion Network olive products in the across border GREECE – ITALY area”, organizes a a symposium focused on “Olive oil Tourism a promising form of alternative in Preveza” aiming to highlight the cultivation of olives as a

Interreg Greece-Italy wins the Project Slam Competition 2021 and the Social Media Award

The Interreg V-A Greece-Italy 2014 2020 programme wins the European Project Slam competition 2021 with the video of the Ofidia2 Project, surpassing the 10 European finalists with 28% of the votes in favour expressed by the audience in the auditorium and broadcasted live on Facebook. The project received the award yesterday 7 October in Brussels

Interreg Creative@Hubs announces the winners of the Open Innovation Contest

The Interreg Creative@Hubs Cross-Border Open Innovation Contest for business ideas and proposals in the field of Cultural & Creative Industries, was concluded with the announcement of the awards. The winner are: 1. Agri-food Thematic Section 2. Crafts / Visual-Artistic creations / Performing Arts Thematic Section 3. Cultural Tourism and Cultural Heritage Thematic Section The results