6th European Congress of Local Governments

Regions as Drivers of European Economy

6th – 7th December 2021

The European Congress of Local Governments is a platform for the exchange of views and a meeting place for local government leaders, regional elites with representatives of state administration, NGOs and business.

Multilateral cooperation between European regions and cities has in recent years developed into a social and economic phenomenon, to the point where it significantly affects not only the politics and economics of individual countries but also of the entire continent.

The diversified programme will consist of 13 thematic tracks, with more than 100 events: thematic blocks, panel discussions, workshops, lectures, presentations and an award ceremony.

Date and Venue:

  • 6th - 7th December 2021
  • Gołębiewski Hotel, Mrągowska 34, Mikołajki

Tentative Agenda:

Day 1:
  • Plenary session
  • Thematic blocks – debates, workshops, lectures, presentations
  • Awards Ceremony – Leader in Local Government
  • Reception
Day 2:
  • Thematic blocks – debates, workshops, lectures, presentations
  • Plenary session
  • Reception

Program Assumptions:

Panel discussions are grouped into the following Thematic Blocks:
  • Finances
  • Economy
  • Environment
  • Development
  • Society
  • Investments
  • Innovations
  • Health
  • Politics
  • Media
  • Business and Management
  • International Cooperation
  • Infrastructure

Congress Guests:

About 1,500  people – regional elites, government officials, business executives, NGOs and journalists from all over the Europe.


Institute for Eastern Studies, organiser of the Economic Forum.