• Opening Remakrs

  • Iskra Mihaylova

    MEP, Chair of the Committee on Regional Development, ALDE

  • Performance oriented budget

  • Jean Arthuis

    MEP, Chair of the Committee on Budget, ALDE

  • Feedback from the work of the High Level Group on Simplification for beneficiaries of the European Structural and Investment Funds ( ESIF)

  • Siim Kallas

    Chair of the High Level Group on Simplification, European Commission

  • Questions & Answers

  • Simplification of ESF - experience and prospects for 2014-2020

  • Michel Servoz

    Director-General, Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion, European Commission

  • Increasing the effectiveness of auditing by focusing on results

  • Martina Dlabajov√°

    MEP, Committee on Employment and Social Affairs, Vice-Chair, Committee on Budgetary Control, ALDE Group

  • Alex Brenninkmeijer

    Member, European Court of Auditors

  • Using the full potential of financial instruments within Cohesion Policy

  • Frank Lee

    Head of Financial Instruments, Western Europe, European Investment Bank

  • Simplification in the context of Smart Specialisation Strategies

  • Alasdair Reid

    Director, Technopolis Group

  • Questions & Answers

  • Panel Discussion with technical experts and participants on proposals for simplifying ESIF

  • Antonio Nieto-Rodriguez

    Director, Vice Chair, Project Management Institute

  • Michiel Rijsberman

    Regional Minister, Province of Flevoland, Netherlands, Member of the Committee of the Regions

  • Angelika Poth-Moegele

    Executive Director, European Affairs, Council of European Municipalities and Regions

  • Paula Enut

    Manager, Local Action Group, Romania, European LEADER Association for Rural Development

  • Birte Day

    Policy Advisor, Sectoral & Regional Policy, UEAPME

  • Vincent Ketelaars

    Senior Consultant, Manager Europe Market, ERAC, Netherlands

  • Klaudijus Maniokas

    Associate Professor, Vilnius University, Chairman of the Board - European Social, Legal, and Economic Projects (ESTEP)

  • Questions & Answers

  • Closing Remarks

  • Iskra Mihaylova

    MEP, Chair of the Committee on Regional Development, ALDE