Dissemination Seminar State Aid, 14th October 2014 Brussels

14.10 2014


Dissemination Seminar State Aid Rules


The Taftie State Aid Task Force organises a seminar on the changing rules in Brussels on 14th October.
The seminar is meant for persons responsible for the aid schemes in TAFTIE organisations, or people otherwise working closely with the aid schemes, that is those who must know the state aid rules.
People from relevant Ministries are welcome to attend as well by invitation of their national Taftie member organisation.



                  When:  Tuesday, 14th of October 2014 from 10 am to 5 pm

                  Where: Stanhope hotel, Rue de Commerce 9, Brussels 

                  The topic: Practical implementation of the new rules.


Two parts:

Morning part (from 10 to 13) with representatives from the Commission:

Speakers: Carlos Tenreiro,  DG Competition and Jean-David Malo, DG Research

Topics: Administrative issues, evaluation, publication, incentive effect, new instrument for infrastructures


Afternoon part (from 14 to 17) for discussion between Taftie members with questions/problems sent in in advance.

Topics: The experiences on evaluation, different types of aid instruments, what works for innovation aid, how to fund pilots, how to fund clusters, how to fund social innovation etc.


If you have any questions or wish to  suggest a topic for the seminar, please do not hesitate to contact Maija Lönnqvist  () .