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Preliminary themes EEC2012

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Session map EEC2012 14-05-2012 r.

Session map EEC2012 15-05-2012 r.

Session map EEC2012 16-05-2012 r.

May 14th, 2012
10.00-12.00
Centrum Kultury Katowice im. Krystyny Bochenek

Inaugural session

10.00-10.10

Ceremonial opening of the Congress

10.10-12.00   
Europe 2020

  • New long-term EU financial framework (2014–2020). Priorities and strategic objectives
  • EU Budget as a response to the challenges of the debt crisis and the economic slowdown
  • New development mechanisms in the EU budget
  • Fundamental EU policies and the competitiveness of European economy
  • Pro-investment character of common EU expenses – the relation between costs and added value
  • A valuable experience: the EU financial crisis as a chance for lasting reform of the European growth model

Inaugural speeches

May 14th, 2012
13.00-14.30
Centrum Kultury Katowice im. Krystyny Bochenek

Plenary sessions – EU and Central European countries in the face of economic crisis

  • What has the crisis taught us? Key factors for economic success in an unfavourable environment
  • “Old” and “New” Europe – interrelations, differences and advantages. How can we jointly stimulate the growth of economies?
  • More integration: Central and Eastern European energy

May 14th, 2012
15.00-16.15
Centrum Kultury Katowice im. Krystyny Bochenek

Plenary sessions – Global economy – global competition

  • Where is global economy going? Key trends and phenomena
  • Geography of world economy: regions of growth, stagnation and threat
  • Dividing labour and creating value in the global economic race
  • Chief assets of economies of developed countries with particular emphasis on Europe: education–invention–innovation

May 14th, 2012
16.30-18.30
Centrum Kultury Katowice im. Krystyny Bochenek

Plenary sessions – European Union energy policy. EU climate protection policy

  • Integration in the face of a common objective, or the Europe of two speeds. Climate policy objectives as viewed by the “radicals” and “rebels”. Space for compromise
  • Energy policy and seeking energy security as factors integrating Member States
  • Combating climate changes vs the competitiveness of European industry
  • Energy Roadmap 2050 and the future the European energy mix

May 14th, 2012
14.00-16.00
Korez Theatre (the building of: Centrum Kultury Katowice im. Krystyny Bochenek)

Culture and business

  • Cultural patronage in Poland and in Europe
  • Sponsor, investor or co-creator?
  • Models, patterns, cases – relations between the capital, the animator/manager of culture and the artist
  • Value and price: artist on the market

May 14th, 2012
13.30-15.30
Silesian Voivodeship Office

World and European trends in development of metropolises

  • Megacities in Europe – latest trends in metropolis management
  • Commercial importance of modern metropolises
  • Concentration of functions vs metropolis development. Metropolitan bonus
  • Metropolis systems in the world – law, management

May 14th, 2012
16.00-18.00
Silesian Voivodeship Office

Metropolises in Poland

  • Metropolises – criteria, facts, ambitions
  • Competences, money and power: a metropolis from the functional and political perspective
  • Support for conurbations in the new EU budget
  • The Metropolitan Act – experiences so far, causes of failures

May 14th, 2012
18.30-19.30
Silesian Voivodeship Office

Awards of the www.portalsamorzadowy.pl web portal: Top Municipal Investments

May 14th, 2012
13.30-15.30
Silesian Voivodeship Office

Municipal investment projects

  • Scope and dynamics of investment projects in Polish cities. Factors supporting municipal investment projects
  • Investment in the field of environmental protection. Priorities – waste water management, waste management, air condition and noise, energy efficiency and renewable sources of energy
  • Perspectives for municipal investment projects in the face of ever poorer opportunities of local self-governments to credit own contribution. European investment models vs Polish practices
  • How to measure effectiveness: pro-development character of investment projects as the main criterion of their evaluation

May 14th, 2012
09.00-11.00
Angelo Hotel

Health policy of today and tomorrow. Debate with the participation of decision-makers, service providers and representatives of organisations operating in the area of healthcare

  • Main directions of changes in the healthcare system – results of the introduction of solutions included in selected acts of the so-called health package and review of the key provisions of other health-related bills
  • Structure of establishments, wards and hospital beds – possibilities for the coordination of actions of various founding bodies and healthcare entities at the level of regions
  • HR situation of healthcare establishments
  • Present condition and possibilities of transformation of healthcare units – discussion regarding selected transformation processes in various regions of Poland
  • Private sector in the stationary treatment system – present condition and prospects for development

May 14th, 2012
11.30-13.30
Angelo Hotel

Financial situation of stationary treatment establishments

  • Contracting of healthcare services by the Polish National Health Fund (NFZ) – selected issues related to competition proceedings; discussion with the participation of representatives of the NFZ and service providers
  • Liabilities and restructuring processes in hospitals
  • Healthcare entities’ opportunities to gain revenue outside of their contracts with the NFZ. Present and potential scope of additional insurance

May 14th, 2012
14.00-16.00
Angelo Hotel

Investment processes in medical establishments

  • Condition of healthcare infrastructure in selected regions of Poland
  • Discussion of selected investment ventures
  • Development of information technologies in healthcare units
  • Apparatus and equipment in medical establishments – possibilities and needs; purchase policy

May 14th, 2012
13.30-15.30
Auditorium Hall – ING Bank Śląski

Effective audit in Public Administration

May 14th, 2012
16.00-18.00
Auditorium Hall – ING Bank Śląski

Effective audit in Public Administration