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Thematic group members

National representatives


Guro Voss Gabrielsen (Chair) and her colleague Ellen Husaas, The Ministry of Local Government and Modernisation, Norway

Sigrid Hedin, The Swedish Agency for Economic and Regional Growth, Sweden

Daniel André, The National Board of Housing, Building and Planning, Sweden.

Olli Voutilainen, The Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment, Finland

Olli Maijala, The Ministry of the Environment, Finland

Kristian Elleby Sundquist, Danish Business Authority, Denmark

Ásdís Hlökk Theodórsdóttir, The Icelandic National Planning Agency, Iceland

Karolina Gottberg/Andreas Nyberg, The Åland government, Åland


Regional representatives 


Marit Rødseth, Hordaland regional administration, Norway

Therese Andersson, Skåne regional administration, Sweden

Paula Paajanen/Mika Uolamo, City of Uleåborg, Finland

Hrafnkell Á. Proppé, the Association of municipalities in the Capital area, Iceland


Representatives from the cross-border committees


Alf Johansen, Värmland-Østfold.

Mathias Lindström, Kvarken. 

Matilda Sommelius, Greater Copenhagen

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