This ‘Thematic lab’ explored the interaction between LEADER and Smart Villages and the lessons learned to date together with their current and future relevance to LEADER. A lively discussion and exchange of ideas took place with a number of interesting suggestions being put forward.
- Introduction to the day, Peter Toth, ENRD CP
- Lessons from the ENRD Thematic Group on Smart Villages, Paul Soto, ENRD CP
- Finnish example, Marianne Selkainaho, Managing Authority, Finland
- Swedish example, Maaike Smit, LEADER Höga Kusten, Sweden
- Catalan example, Gemma Estany, COWOCAT project, Catalonia, Spain
- Romanian example, Dragos-Bogdan Nechita, LAG Napoca Porolissum, Romania