Financial Managers Seminar

Bern, 3 May 2012

photo4The seventh ESPON Financial Managers Seminar on management and administration of projects took place on 3 May 2012 in Bern, Switzerland.

The Seminar was organised in cooperation with the member of the ESPON Monitoring Committee from Switzerland, Federal office for Spatial Development, ARE.

The purpose of the event was to inform the Financial Managers of the Lead and Project Partners and to assist the centralized and decentralized First Level Controllers of the approved ESPON 2013 Projects.

The ESPON Coordination Unit presented eligibility rules, contracting, reporting and monitoring procedures, as well as administrative, legal and practical matters of relevance concerning project coordination and management.

More than 40 people attended the event. Participants had the opportunity to network, to share experience with peers and get feedback.

Please find below the presentations given during the Seminar.

Should you have questions please do not hesitate to contact the ESPON Coordination Unit at [email protected]


This event was organised within the framework of

the ESPON 2013 Communication Plan/Action Plan for 2012

(Actions related to Targeted Activities and Actions/Events)



  • Acrobat Document | 302KB

Practical Information

  • Acrobat Document | 1.01MB


  • Acrobat Document | 96KB

Introduction and legal framework

  • Acrobat Document | 145KB

Financial Progress Reports

  • Acrobat Document | 333KB

First Level Control

  • Acrobat Document | 93KB

Second Level Control

  • Acrobat Document | 140KB

EC Publicity Requirements

  • Acrobat Document | 210KB

Common errors

  • Acrobat Document | 115KB

How to do FLC

  • Acrobat Document | 343KB