ESPON Events on Metropolitan Areas and Cities
Metropolitan dimension of Cohesion Policy


19 January 2022 to 20 June 2022

National Peer-Learning Workshops and High Level Policy Conference, January – March 2022

Nine peer learning workshop, one in each ESPON METRO stakeholder’s metropolitan area, i.e. Turin, Barcelona, Brno, Brussels, Florence, Gdansk, Lisbon,  Lyon and Riga, will take place in January and February 2022. These events build on the overall results of ESPON METRO, and in particular on the case study reports. The events will be held in the native language of the country.

A final conference will mark the official conclusion of the project.

PLW Riga - Wednesday 19 January 2022

Find the report of the events including photos, the agenda and the fact sheet in LV in the link below


PLW Brno - Thursday 27 January 2022

Metropolitní rozvoj: Potenciály a limity lokální spolupráce a politiky soudržnosti

13:00 - 15:30 CET online //Language: Czech

Registration link

Agenda and Brno fact sheet in CZ (available below).

PLW Gdańsk-Gdynia-Sopot - Thursday 03 Febraury 2022

Rola i perspektywy polityki spójności Unii Europejskiej w planowaniu obszarów metropolitalnych i miast / Przyszłość OMGGS dzięki polityce spójności - Krajowe warsztaty partnerskiego uczenia się

11:00 - 13:00 CET online // Language: Polish

Registration link

Zoom Meeting (ID: 889 6580 1373 /code: 539017)

Agenda and fact sheet Gdańsk-Gdynia-Sopot in PL (available below).

PLW Brussels - Thursday 10 March 2022

Role of cohesion policy in the Planning of Metropolitan areas - Brussels case study

PLW Barcelona 

El rol i perspectives futures de la Política de Cohesió en la planificació de les àrees metropolitanes i les ciutats

PLW Florence

Language: Italian

Further info will be available soon.

PLW Lisbon Wednesday 22 February 2022

Challenges for the Future Development of the Lisbon Metropolitan Area

PLW Lyon Tuesday 22 March 2022

Language: French

More information about the event

Pour vous inscrire, cliquez ici

PLW Turin Monday 20 June 2022

Language: Italian

Link to the event page

High level policy conference Monday 20 June 2022

The high-level policy conference will mark the official conclusion of the ESPON METRO project.

Link to the event page

Further information

Please contact Politecnico di Torino ([email protected]; [email protected]) and ESPON egtc ([email protected])


PLW Brno - agenda.pdf

  • Acrobat Document | 253KB

Brno_fact sheet_CZ.pdf

  • Acrobat Document | 3.08MB

PLW Gdańsk-Gdynia-Sopot - agenda.pdf

  • Acrobat Document | 1.24MB

PLW Gdańsk-Gdynia-Sopot - press release.pdf

  • Acrobat Document | 269KB

Gdańsk-Gdynia-Sopot_fact sheet_PL.pdf

  • Acrobat Document | 5.75MB

Brussels_fact sheet_BE.pdf

  • Acrobat Document | 3.80MB


  • Acrobat Document | 141KB