Successful Midterm Workshop carried out on 26th- 27th of May 2011 in Vilnius

From 26th till 27th of May 30 Egoprise representatives met at the premises of partner organization International Business School at Vilnius University for an Interim Workshop. It focuses on an exchange about status of the project and upcoming activities.

As guest speakers from Lithuania Romualdas Petraitis (Lithuanian Institute for Public Administration) and Gytus Nemanis (Microsoft) were invited to explain the situation regarding eGoverment for SMEs competitiveness in BSR from governmental and business perspective. Beside others they underlined that several solutions on improved business oriented services were already developed. However, as far as a harmonized European Infrastructure is not given and pushed enough e-government for private sector will not fully exploit its potential.

After a short review on the study “Information Obligations for Small and Medium sized Enterprises in Baltic Sea Region Countries and Belarus” by Friederike Thessel from the ifG. CC first results on process modeling in partner countries were presented.

In all countries processes related to the employement of foreign labour are in focus of investigations. Further fields of interests are the application of a building permit, analysed in Dänmark and Estonia, as well as business registration processes, analysed in Germany and Estonia. Whereas in Estonia, Latvia, Finalnd and Lithuania process profiles and process modeling could be already finalized, research is on going in Denmark and Germany.

02.06.2011