SEMINAR ON THE EXPERIENCE GAINED DURING THE WINDING UP OF THE PROGRAMMING PERIOD 2000-2006
Budapest, 20-21 September 2012

THURSDAY, 20 SEPTEMBER 2012


1.     Welcome address and opening of the Seminar
        László Domokos (SAI of Hungary)


THEME I: EXPERIENCE RELATED TO FINANCIAL CLOSURE


 2.


Experience from the Court's audit on the 'Closure of the Structural Funds programme 2000-2006 programming period'
Peggy Vercauteren (European Court of Auditors)
 3.

Winding up of the programming period 2000-2006 in Poland – audit results
Anna Olesiewicz (SAI of Poland)
 4.



 The controls performed by the Italian Court of Auditors on the closures Structural funds programming 2000-2006
Maria Teresa Polito (SAI of Italy)
 5.



The lessons learnt from the closure of the 2004-2006 period from the perspective of the winding-up body in Hungary
Marianna Miklós-Molnár (Directorate General for Audit of European Funds)
 6.

Closure of the 2000-2006 programming period
Szabolcs Jakab (Hungarian State Treasury)
 7.

Experiences of the SAO SR with winding-up of projects financed under structural funds
Lubica Gazdova (SAI of Slovakia)
 8.

Lessons learnt in 2000-2006 and 'Guidelines' for the closure of the current programming period
Andreas von Busch (European Commission, DG Regional Policy)
 9.


Costs of control of the management of the Structural Funds including the use of technical assistance for Structural Funds controls
Horst-Raimund Wulle (SAI of Germany)
FRIDAY, 21 SEPTEMBER 2012

THEME II: EXPERIENCE IN THE ASSESSMENT OF THE IMPLEMENTATION OF COHESION TARGETS AND THE PROGRAMMES/PROJECTS OF STRUCTURAL FUNDS AND THE COHESION FUND


10.

Result orientation in EU budget affairs
Péter Benő Banai (Ministry for National Economy)
11.

Cohesion Policy Objectives and Results: A Regional Comparison Based on Economic and Social Indicators
Magdolna Csath (External expert)
12.


Experience of the SAI of France in the implementation of performance assessment of EU programmes: a focus on the European Social Fund (ESF)
Jacques Ténier (SAI of France)
13.


Experience of the State Audit Office of Hungary on the basis of the report on the Implementation of the National Development Plan
Katalin Tóthné Kiss (SAI of Hungary)
14.


Experiences with the closures of Programmes and projects in the field of environmental protection; Results of performance evaluations
András Kiss (National Environmental Protection and Energy Center Non-Profit Ltd.)
15.

The experiences of implementation in the Economic Competitiveness Operational Programme
Csaba Novák (Hungarian Economic Development Centre)
16.

Summary of lessons learnt under Theme I, conclusions
Balázs Dencső (Directorate General for Audit of European Funds)