Lead Partner Seminar - for ongoing projects

Skellefteå, Sweden
Registration Deadline 15/08/2013  
Short Description

This 1-day seminar is organised by the Northern Periphery Programme Secretariat in cooperation with the Managing Authority. It is being held as a back-to-back event with the NPP Annual Conference 2013 on 19th September at the same venue.

This Lead Partner seminar focuses on ongoing main projects due to close during 2013 and 2014. Project are expected to bring their coordinators and finance managers. In addition, projects can bring local project partners located in Sweden, Finland and Norway.

What can you expect from the event
Lead Partners will informed about what is expected from them when closing an NPP project and what information should be provided in each of the 3 main templates:

In preparation for the Lead partner seminar, participants are request to read Part III of the NPP Programme Manual "How to Close a project".

In addition, projects will learn about the plans for simplification and harmonisation in the next Northern Periphery and Arctic Programme 2014-2020.

At the end of the day, there will be an opportunity for projects to schedule meetings with their Desk Officer.

For more details, please see the draft agenda.

Participation is by invitation only. Invitees will receive a personal link to the registration form. The deadline for registration is 15th August.

The Secretariat has pre-booked hotel rooms at the Scandic Hotel Skellefteå. The Scandic Hotel offers a special room rate for the NPP Annual Conference participants: 1340 SEK. To use this offer, please make your reservation at, specifying that you are attending the NPP Annual Event, your arrival and departure time and how you would like to pay.

If you have any questions about the event, please send an e-mail to

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Scandic Hotel Skellefteå
Kanalgatan 75
Skellefteå, Sweden
T: +46 910 75 24 00, F:
E:, W:

Booking number: NPP Annual Event
Booking deadline: 15/08/2013
Number of rooms: 100
Room Types: - Single room
Price: 1340 SEK
Short Description

From the hotel website:

"Enjoy a central location 5 minutes' walk from the town centre at the Scandic Skellefteå hotel.

The hotel brings Skellefteå attractions to your doorstep. Shop at the Citykompaniet and visit the Skellefteå Museum. Active guests enjoy skiing and golf, both within 9 miles. At the end of the day enjoy the hotel's relaxation area and restaurants.

Dine in our Hjortronlandet and Sju Rövare restaurants and unwind in the gym and indoor pool. Do business in our conference centre with 16 meeting rooms for 2-1,200 participants."

Practical Information

See main page.

Extra Information  
Further information Northern Periphery Programme 2007-2013
Programme Secretariat
Strandgade 91, 4. sal
DK-1401 Copenhagen K
NPP Contact Persons
Christopher Parker
T: +45 3283 3782, F: +45 3283 3775, E: see

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