2008.10.14

Visit to the Ministry of Regional Development

Meeting with Jarosław Pawłowski, Under- Secretary of State, Ministry of Regional Development.

During the meeting, Mr Pawłowski and representatives of the Department of European Social Fund Management at the Ministry of Regional Development gave the information that there is a formal opportunity to transfer the developed concept to follow the procedure for innovative projects; regarding the risk of waiting for prolonged decision of the European Commission, the parties responsible for the project preparation agreed with the Ministry’s opinion that it is worth to try and launch the AWT® pilot project (or group of projects) as an innovative project; the meeting was attended by representatives of the Marshall Office of Wielkopolskie Voivodship (with the Marshall, Mrs Krystyna Poślednia) and representatives of Poznan University of Technology; it soon turned out that the procedure for individual projects is not going to be initiated.