Meeting in Skopje, FYRM

TESLA Network

Towards European Policies & Best Practices for Supporting Local Governance Multilevel Application


TESLA is a project with the support of Europe for Citizen Programme of the European Union

Network of Towns measure, Number 558133-CITIZ-1-2014-2-ES-CITIZ-NT



Agenda, 5th Project Meeting, Period: 11 – 13 May 2016,

Meeting location: Skopje, FYROM


Wednesday, 11 May 2016


Arrival of participants during the day. Check in at hotel (Hotel Bimbo – Skopje)


20:00 Informal dinner with all partners in Skopje


Thursday, 12 May 2016


09:00 Pick up of the participants from the hotel


09:30 – 10:00 Welcome by the hosts. Representatives of RECS Skopje


10:00 – 11:30 Presentations and debates


Guests/ speakers:


Ms. Dushica PerisicDirektor of Association of the Units of Local Self-government of FYROM (presentation of the Network of Associations of Local Authorities of SEE and regional platform for a dialogue among political and business leaders, with the aim of further developing and implementing the Business Friendly Certification program in SEE).


Agency for Promotion of Entrepreneurship of the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYRM)


Mr Aleksandar KolekeskiSenior Research Analyst at Macedonian Center for European Training


11:30 – 12:00 Coffee Break


12:00 – 13:30 Case studies, best practices and success stories


Guests/ speakers:


Mr. Risto Ivanov President of ZBK Kreacija - Association of business and consultancy and Project partner in BUILD UP Skills - Builders' Energy Efficiency Training Project (BUILD UP Skills BEET). Project co-funded by EU Energy Europe Programme.


Ms. Rosica Mrsic An internationally established fashion designer and manufacturer of high-end women ready-to-wear clothing. The Company was founded in 2009. This is one interesting success story of one of RECS Skopje supported company.


13:30 – 14:30 Lunch Break


14:30 – 13:15 Local visit / Down Town, City Centre and House of Mother Teresa. (Coffee break in Old Bazar)


19:00 - 22:00 Dinner


Friday 13th May 2016


09:00 Pick up of the participants from the Hotel


09:15 - 10:00 Visit of municipality “Gazi Baba” (regional leader in Business Friendly Certification program)


10:00 – 11:00 Visit of YES - Business Incubator for support of micro, small and medium enterprises in the ICT field.


11:00 – 14:00 Volunteering in Refuge Centre on Tabanovce as a part of regular activities of Civil movement Help the Refugees in FYROM and R. Serbia).


14:15 - 16:00 Visit of municipality “Ilinden” (the smallest rural municipality in Skopje Region with the biggest industrial zone)


16:10 – 18:30 Lunch break


18:30 – 19:00 Transfer of the participants to the Hotel.





Host organization:

RECS Skopje – Regional Enterprise support Centre Skopje

Mirce Acev Street, No. 4,

1000, Skopje, FYROM,

Contact person: Svetlana Kirevska

Tel: +389 70 720 580


This project has been funded with support from the European Commission. This publication reflects the views only of the author, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.