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“GEMS – Integration and Solidarity Models for a Sustaianble and European Alpine Future”

FINAL EVENT​ – BLED (SI) – 19-20.05.2018 


The Event

The Municipality of Bled (SI) will host the Final GEMS Project Event – “Integration and Solidarity Models for a Sustaianble and European Alpine Future”. The event foresees, among other activities the signature of the Friendship Agreement of the GEMS Network, during the Final Ceremony. 

The Programme

DAY 1 – 19.05.2018

12.00-14.00 REGISTRATIONS @ Hotel Jelovica

14.00-15.00 EXHIBITION – “Constructive Alps 2017“- @Festival Hall Bled

15.00-18.00 STUDY VISIT – Bled countryside – farm tourism and bee-keeping farm in Selo

18.00 -19.00 GEMS CONCERT – Performance of Forni di Sopra musicians

19.00 – GEMS NETWORKING DINNER – Street food &music on the Lake Promenade


DAY 2 – 20.05.2018

08.00-09.00 GEMS Operational meeting – @ Hotel Jelovica

09.00-11.00 CONFERENCE GEMS Project results and Next steps of the GEMS Network – @ Hotel Jelovica

11.00-12.00 GEMS FINAL CEREMONY – Signature of the GEMS Network Friendship Agreement – @ Bled Town Hall


The first World Bee Day will take place on Sunday, 20th May 2018, at 12:00 under the village of Breznica in the Municipality of Žirovnica (a birthday town of Slovenian pioneer of modern beekeeping).
Bled will mark the celebrations by through a photo exhibition organised by Beekeepers’ Association Bled – Gorje and the local products exhibition “Bee our guest”. 
Moreover, at 12:00 on Bled Lake Promenade more than 500 accordionists will gather and play a Slovenian song “Čebelice, Čebelice” – “bees, bees, you are my friends”.