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Union of the Baltic Cities (UBC) is the leading network of cities in the Baltic Sea Region with around 100 Member Cities from Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Poland, Russia and Sweden. Founded in 1991 in Gdańsk, UBC is a voluntary, proactive network mobilizing the shared potential of its member cities.

UBC works through seven Commissions: Cultural Cities, Inclusive and Healthy Cities, Planning Cities, Safe Cities, Smart and Prospering Cities, Sustainable Cities, and Youthful Cities.

25.10.2015 to 31.10.2015

Dear friends,

UBC- Youthful cities commission is please to inform you that we are organizing a Youth Conference which will be held parallel to the UBC General Assembly in Gdynia Poland. The conference will held on 25-31.10.2015. As we have applied (and received) for funds through EU Erasmus+ program we are facing some issues with regards to participation – Partners in the project are Kolding, Gävle, Turku, Liepaja, Riga and Gdynia, but we will accept participants from other cities as well. Project title is “Youth for equality, equity and Peace”.

Innovative Europe Conference in Gdańsk - a debate on the future of innovation

On  October 27th - 28th, 2015, the Innovative Europe Conference, organised by the founders of the Coalition for Polish Innovation (Koalicja na rzecz Polskich Innowacji - KPI) will take place. The conference will feature a debate on the future of innovation as well as sum up the coalition’s results these past six months. Participants of the conference will present their current views, propositions for change and the perspectives for development of the innovation sector in Poland and Europe.