The president of Regional Council of Västra Götaland, Sweden, will be among the guests of 3rd European Congress of Local Governments

Magnus Berntsson – president of Regional Council of Västra Götaland, Sweden, will be among the guests of 3rd European Congress of Local Governments in Krakow (27-28 March 2017). Mr. Berntsson will be a speaker in the discussion panel “Region in the EU – Benefits and Challenges”.

With the Regional Council since 1998, he has been so far its Vice President, representing Christian Democrats. He also holds a position as Vice-President Treasurer of the Assembly of European Regions, the largest independent network of regional authorities in wider Europe, bringing together regions from 35 countries along with 15 interregional organisations.

Furthermore, he is President of the Film Väst regional film fund and former President of the Christian Democratic Youth Organisation of Sweden.