On 16 and 17 February 2009, the European Commission will hold its annual conference of the 'Regions for economic change' initiative under the title "Regions For Economic Change – Networking for Results". The event will be organised by the Commission's Regional Policy Directorate General and other Commission services in cooperation with the Committee of the Regions. During the evening of the first day, Commissioner Danuta Hübner will present the 2009 'RegioStars' awards to projects displaying good practice and innovation in regional policy.
More than 500 participants
from regions all over Europe