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Belgian event Territorial scenarios and Vision: towards EU 2050

Ministère de la Région de Bruxelles-Capitale (MRBC), Salle IRIS, Centre de Communication Nord (CCN), on 9 October 2014, 15h-18h30

The ESPON project ET2050 was delivering an impressive amount of results from 4 scenarios, a baseline and 3 exploratory scenarios, with different time horizons (2030,2050) and several alternative and variants, using different models, qualitative and quantitative. ET 2050 was also developing with stakeholders a territorial Vision illustrating a desirable future for the European territory, and potential pathways to implement this strategy.The Belgian ECP will introduce the workshop by explaining how the project was built, from scientific and value based process (15 minutes).

During the workshop, the lead partner A Ulied will present in depth how the scenarios were elaborated, and how to understand the numerous results, with a focus on the West area (45 minutes). In the last part of the workshop, the LP and the partner in charge of Territorial vision building and pathways will present the territorial VIsion, and which potential pathways could be developed in the west subgroup area (30 minutes).

The workshop will also allow real time for question and discussion (100 minutes). In order to have a fruitful workshop, material will be sent to participant beginning October: a 4 pages leaflet, and a 20 pages ESPON CU publication.

The event will take place in the Ministère de la Région de Bruxelles-Capitale (MRBC), Salle IRIS, Centre de Communication Nord (CCN), first floor, rue du Progrès 80, 1030 Bruxelles (on top of North train station).

Registration: confirm to Valérie Biot (vbiot@ulb.ac.be)

Other practical info will be published on the website of the Belgian ECP.