The Congress was hosted by the European Chemical Regions Network (ECRN) member Mazovia on 5th-6th December 2012 in Warsaw. The Congress sought to provide a platform for decision-makers and stakeholders to come together and present good practices on supporting or enhancing the competitiveness of the European chemical industry with particular reference to chemical parks.
Congress was attended by members of the ECRN, industry, entrepreneurs and representatives of industry and trade associations. Plock Industrial and Technological Park presented its offer for investors from chemical industry and related branches.
The main objective of the ECRN is to continue to commit itself to regional concerns of the chemical industry and chemical policy in Europe. ECRN work is focusing on improving regional development strategies in chemical regions, maintaining competitiveness by fostering European cooperation of regional actors, developing a European partnership of regional partnerships in chemical regions, articulating common interests of chemical regions to the European institutions, ensuring recognition of the European Chemical Regions Network as a genuine stakeholder in the future debate on chemical policy.