A Fast Track to Success
Thanks to the different financing possibilities offered by the European Commission, a wide variety of good examples about an increased use of IT for better service, democracy and efficiency have been developed all around the European regions.
The Pike project is co-financed by:
The Interregional cooperation Programme INTERREG IVC, financed by the European Union's Regional Development Fund, helps Regions of Europe work together to share experience and good practice in the area of innovation, the knowledge economy, the environment and risk prevention. EUR 302 million is available for project funding but, more than that, a wealth of knowledge and potential solutions are also on hand for regional policy-makers.
Regions for Economic Change, Brussels 20-21 May
The PIKE project was presented at a special ceremony at the conference Regions for Economic Change - Buildning Sustainable Growth.
Final Project Conference
The final project conference was held in Burgas, Bulgaria on June 3rd with about 70 participants. The theme was Innovative ICT & e-government Practice - Learning from European regions.
Regional conference to promote the Wireless city in Bologna
The Italian partner Bologna arranged a regional conference on December 17th to promote the good practice Wireless city. Read more.
The workshop "eGovernment good practices transfer between regional authorities" gathered people from the Commission, the regions and other Fast Track-projects.
Within the project we have arranged Study Visits to learn from Good Practices. Above Wireless city, Derry, Northern Ireland