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Succesful (open) coordination of the Baltic Sea region

Registration has opened for the 15th BDF Summit. We hope to see many international guests because the Baltic Sea Region and its EU countries are attracting more and more international attention in many fields – film, cuisine, culture, design, innovation and economic performance. Northern Europe and the Baltic region have become a zone of economic [...]

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Call for nominations for the Baltic Sea Award 2013

Call for nominations for the Baltic Sea Award 2013

Baltic Development Forum welcomes you to nominate a candidate which you find has made extraordinary contributions to the development of the Baltic Sea region. (The formal criteria are listed below) The Baltic Sea Award was established in 2007. This summer it is distributed for the 7th consecutive year. The event takes place at the BDF [...]

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The Release of State of the Region Report 2013

BDF is pleased to announce that the State of the Region Report™ 2013 – ‘The Top of Europe – Plowing Ahead in the Shadows of a Fractured Global Economy’ will be released at the 15th annual BDF Summit in Riga (29-30.05). This year’s publication of the State of the Region Report™ marks the 10 year [...]

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Welcome to Riga!

The Baltic Development Forum Summit is very pleased to return to Riga, 10 years after the first BDF Summit in the Latvian capital. With the return to Riga, BDF embarks on a new tour de metropolis around the Baltic Sea?- a?tour which has been completed over the past 15 years. We begin this new journey [...]

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The Copenhagen Conference a success

The overall responses regarding the conference were positive – an overwhelming amount of respondents viewed the conference as a success. The conference covered the current political and economic situation and the main area of interest for respondents was the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region. The most popular session this year was Warming up [...]

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Award winners at the 2012 Summit

Lars Börjesson awarded the 2012 Baltic Sea Award for initiating the European Spallation Source – I am deeply honoured. I think it is a very big prize and it is a general prize so it goes to science and research and development, said professor in Condensed Matter Physics Lars Börjesson upon receiving the 2012 Baltic [...]

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