On 23rd of May, the Steering Committee of B7 has its meeting in Hiiumaa, hosted by the President of B7, Riho Rahuoja. „It is very important to meet B7 politicians personally", says Rahuoja. „Especially, when we have such a remarkable occasion to celebrate, I mean - the opening of new Kärdla Marina".
The meeting will discuss political situation in the Baltic Sea area, the prospects for islands and for B7 to implement their strategies during the new period of EU financial perspective.
„We expect representatives of Gotland, Aland, Öland and Saaremaa to come to Hiiumaa", commented the Chair of the B7 Board, Aivi Telvik.
The key-note speaker for the meeting will be the Head of the EU Commission Representation in Estonia, Hannes Rumm. Also participate in the meeting the Secretary of the CPMR Baltic Sea Commission Janne Tamminen; the vice President of the Committee of Regions of EU Georg Linkov; Marketing and Communications Director of Enterprise Estonia Katrin Aunpu; and H.E. Ambassador of Finland Aleksi Härkönen. Ambassador kindly hosts the dinner after the political meeting.
On 24th of May the celebrations of the opening of Kärdla Marina starts at noon. The Hiiu Municipality invites citizens and guests to numerous concerts and events during the day. See the program at http://marina.kardla.ee/opening-of-kardla-marina-on-24th-of-may