Festival of Slovenian LAGs, SLOVENIA

9 September 2016 - 10 September 2016

Festival of Slovenian LAS is two-day event, which connects a conference and promotion of LAGs and takes place in one of the major Slovenian cities. The organizer of the festival is the Slovenian Rural Development network in collaboration with partners - LAG Istria, Municipality of Piran, Municipality of Koper, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Food with National Rural Network.

Conference, Friday 9 September

The conference aims at regional international integrations of LAG and developing projects of cooperation between LAGs.

Location: House of culture MAREZIGE, KOPER (location)

09:00 - 09:20

Arrival and accreditation of participants

09:20 - 09:30

Introductory speeches

Main topic – Regional and international integrations of LAG

09:30 – 10:00

 

10:00 – 10:30

10:30 - 11:00

Presentation of the Cooperation Agreement beetwen LAGs in Istria, Brkini, Gorski Kotar and Trieste – DRSP / LAG Istria

Integration of LAGs and cooperation projects – representatives of Coordination committee of CLLD

Point of view of ELARD to integrations of LAGs – president Kristiina Tammets

11:00-11:15

Coffee break

11:15 – 11:45

Point of view to CLLD – Roman Haken member of EESC

11:45 - 12:15

12:15 – 13:30

 

 

Presentation of the idea of integration of fisheries LAGs – Andrej Medved, LAG ISTRIA

FLAGs in Europe – Urszula Budzich-Tabor member of FARNET

Panel: How can LAG participate in the EU? – Kristiina Tammets, Roman Haken, Urszula Budzich-Tabor, Aleš Zidar, representatives of the participating networks (Croatia, national networks, etc…)

13:30 – 14:30

Lunch

International exchange of cooperation projects

14:30 – 15:00

15:00 – 16:00

Presentation options for the implementation of cooperation projects

Discussion and bilateral talks (workshops):

-      Environment / nature / biodiversity / forest / wood

-      Rural tourism

-      Education / natural products

-      Agriculture / local food products

-      New technology / knowledge / web technology

-      Cultural heritage / culture / Others

LAG tour

16:00 - 18:00

Presentation of good projects of Slovenian Istria – degustation of wine PLAHUTA

Evening program

19:00 - 23:00

Social evening and dinner - Cellar of vineyard RODICA

Festival of Slovenian LAG, Saturday, 10.09.2016

Location: Taverna, centre of town Koper

09:00

Opening of Festival

Presentation of LAGs from Slovenia and abroad on stalls.

09:30 - 10:00

Introductory speeches of organizers and guests

9:00 - 14:00

 

 

 

 

Program of Festival:

~        Presentation of LAG and presentation of exhibitors

~        cultural program from rural parts of Slovenia and abroad (exhibitors)

~        presentation of the pearls of the natural and cultural heritage of rural areas in Slovenia and abroad (exhibitors)

11:00

The signing of the Cooperation Agreement between fisheries LAG and Press Conference

From 16:00

Tour of good practice in the fisheries LAG - a trip with a fishing boat, visit of the new fishing port in Strunjan, fish picnic

REGISTRATION:

-      please download the REGISTRATION FORM and send it to the email address info@drustvo-podezelje.si

-      web registration on www.drustvo-podezelje.si

ACCOMMODATION:

Accommodation is not included and is in participants' hands. For the participants of the Festival, we obtained a favourable offer in the Hotel Koper (bed and breakfast €36/person/day). When making the reservation, please, refer to the Festival. Reservation fee is 20%, the top-up will be paid on departure at the reception.

Reservations at telephone: +386 7 49 36 700 or e-mail: info@terme-catez.si.