Monday 16th

During the first day of the USUDS Final Assembly, there was time to present the three City Development Strategies and to evaluate the impact of the work done by the Knowledge Transfer Centers of the USUDS project in the Maghreb and Mashreq areas, and  their activities and seminars linked to methodological innovations and identification of good practices.

Presentation and assessment of the USUDS Project activities 

10.30h Welcoming and registration 

11.00h Opening 

  • Mr. Mabrouk Kossentini, Mayor of Sfax
  • Mr. Mohamed Idaomar, President of MedCities
  • Mr. Mokhtar Hammami, General Director of Local Administration of Tunisia
  • Mr. Hector Santcovsky, Director of Strategic Planning of the Metropolitan Area of Barcelona
  • Mr. Hamze Jammoul, Joint Management Authority ENPI-CBCMED Program

11.30h Strategic planning in the Mediterranean: the USUDS Project experiences 
Chair: Mr. Farouk Tebbal, International Expert of the USUDS Project. 

13.30h Lunch 

15.30h Knowledge transfer in the USUDS project and the MedCities network
Chair: Mr. Alfons Segura, International Expert of the USUDS project 

17.00h Assessment of the USUDS project and perspectives for the future

17.30h Closing of the first day