Hurry up!! Today is the last day to register to 20th European Week of Regions and Cities!

We will host 10 outstanding University Sessions including the speakers line-up from ERSA Community.

10 sessions of #EURegionsWeekUniversity (online)

Tuesday 11th October 2022

  • EU Cities as Green Deal Actors – 09.30-11.00 CEST
    Speakers: Sonia De Gregorio Hurtado (Universidad Politécnica de Madrid), Sjoerdje Van Heerden (Joint Research Centre, European Commission), Rosemarie Van Ham (Inclusive Climate Action Rotterdam), Masha Smirnova (EUROCITIES)

Wednesday 12th October 2022

  • Effects of the Ukraine War on Regional Development Priorities – 09.30-11.00 CEST
    Speakers: Maria-Varinia Michalun (OECD / Centre for Entrepreneurship, SMEs, Regions and Cities), Enrique Garcilazo (CFE/OECD), Vlad Mykhnenko (St. Peter’s College, University of Oxford, UK), Serhii Svynarets (IfL Leibniz Institute for Regional Geography).
  • Towards a Just Transition for Europe’s Regions – 14.30-16.00 CEST
    Speakers: Karl Aiginger (Vienna University), Lisa De Propris (University of Birmingham), Irina Kustova (Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS)), Sandrine Labory (University of Ferrara).
  • Going Circular in Cities and Regions: From Policy to Practice – 16.30-18.00 CEST
    Speakers: Karel Van Den Berghe (Delft University of Technology), Jo Williams (University College London), Wendy Wuyts (Norwegian University of Science and Technology), Fedra Vanhuyse (Societies, Climate and Policy Support, Stockholm Environment Institute, Sweden), Elmar Willems (Circular Flanders)

Thursday 13th October 2022


The webinars are free to attend but places are limited therefore we recommend to sign up as soon as possible.

Deadline: 30th September 2022

The European Week of Regions and Cities (#EURegionsWeek) is a major annual event dedicated to regional policy. The week serves as a platform to discuss and showcase the development of EU Cohesion Policy and to raise awareness of the importance of regions and cities in EU policymaking. More information on the week can be found at
The #EURegionsWeekCollege and the #EURegionsWeekUniversity are organised by the European Commission, Directorate-General for Regional and Urban Policy (DG REGIO) and the European Committee of the Regions (CoR) advised by the Regional Studies Association European Foundation (RSA Europe) and with the cooperation of the European Regional Science Association (ERSA) and the Association of European Schools of Planning (AESOP).