Board and Expert meeting 24th of September

Final invitation and program for the meeting in the Board and Experts of ArcticSkills in Övertorneå, 24th of September 2019.

I hereby have the pleasure of inviting you to the kick-off of ArcticSkills 2019-2022 in Övertorneå, at Utbildning Nord.

Travel Day:                        September 23rd

Arrival date:                       September 24th

Meeting:                                September 24th

Departure and return:        September 25th

Travel plan

On Mon 23rd, the NO, the RU delegations will travel from their own location to Rovaniemi to be accommodated at hotel. On Tuesday 24th in the morning the two delegations will travel to Utbilding Nord and start the meeting according to the plan.

The FI and SWE delegation arrange their own travel arrangements and will meet at Utbilding Nord according to the plan.

After the meeting the delegations will travel to Stadshotellet in Haparanda for accommodation and a joint dinner for all participants in the evening.


09:00 ——- Arrival at Utbildning Nord
09:30-09:45 Welcome by Chairman mr. Svein Tore Jakobsen and the host mr. Leif Lahti.
Presentation of Managing Authority (MA), mrs. Riikka Oittinen and the project manager (PM) mr. Robert H Flatli
09:45-10:15 The Kolarctic CBC program by mrs. Riikka Oittinen,
10:30-11:00 ArcticSkills in a Kolarctic context, mr. Trond Hansen and PM.
11:00-12:00 Excursion on the campus of Utbildning Nord and Gränsälvsgymnasiet
12:00-13:00 Lunch
13:00-13:45 AS 2020 – Preliminary plans for next year’s tournament. DateFollowing up new competencies. The board’s decision in June: “Following competencies were proposed: Torndalsskolan: Young entrepreneurship in a cross border context Lappia: Bakery Murmansk: Photo The Board decided that the proposals must be presented in the next meeting in a more detailed description of content and responsibilities”
14:00-17:00 Meeting in the networks: Evaluations of the competitions in KirkenesA revision of Rules and RegulationsNext year’s tasks and assessment criteriaElements for practice periods for finalists and experts in 2020
14:00-17:00 Meeting in the Board Discussion and signing of the partnership agreement according to Kolarctic commitmentsBudget AS 20How can we plan for close cooperation and support between the local organizers and the Lead partner?Final clarifications before signing  Grant contract with MAParticipation in Murmansk Business Week
17:00-17:15 Closing the meeting
17:15 -18:30 Transport from Utbilding Nord – to Haparanda
19:30 Joint dinner at Stadshotellet

Time is Swedish local time.

I am looking forward to meeting you in Övertorneå.

Svein Tore Jakobsen