Saka Seminar

On 22–23 August 2016 the Estonian national introductory seminar of the Baltic Science Network (BSN) took place in Saka, Estonia. Meeting was organized by the Ministry of Education and Research of Estonia in order to discuss future common activities with the Estonian Research Council, and how Estonian academic community could contribute to the advancement of the BSN goals and planned deliverables.

In order to put the BSN in a wider context, Ministry of Education and Research stirred a discussion on the expectations related to the EU current and upcoming Framework Programs, as well as potential ways how the Baltic Sea Region (BSR) dimension could be strengthened within these programs. The macro-regional cooperation was further discussed in the context of Estonia´s participation in the Nordic cooperation programmes.

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