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Partner meeting in Karlskrona, Sweden

On the 11th of March Interconnect partners met in Karlskrona. Due to the travel restrictions following the Corona virus (Covid -19) only 10 persons were able to participate in Region Blekinge office and two persons participated online.

Project partners discussed the multigovernance cooperation model for public transport in the South Baltic area and also main outputs of Interconnect project i.a.:

? results from pilot cases of the cross-border public transport connection between Rostock- Guldborgsund Kommune presented by Björn Gabler from Hanseatic City of Rostock/Ga-Ma
? methods/tools from WP 3.5 & 4.7 presented by Sven Borén from Blekinge Institute of Technology

? project results WP 5.1 / WP 5.2

Furthermore, the partnership have submitted a request for changes where additional activites are mentioned and a prolongation of the implementation period of 6 months until end of November 2020.

During the lunchbreak the partners were offered a short guided tour at the Naval Museum, before the meeting contiuned with planning of the final project conference. Due to the previously mentioned Corona virus the partnership decided to move the final conference from May 2020 to preliminary October 1st 2020.