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CAF User Conference in Prague

Last week the CAF User Conference CAF organized under the Czech Presidency took place in Prague. Philip Parzer, Head of the CAF Centre, was happy to be there with colleagues from Austria presenting best practices and approaches for good CAF implementations. Besides many takeaways around the state of play of CAF implementations in the Czech Republic and its linkages to public sector innovations, the hands-on approaches and experiences of CAF quality managers of different institutions were highlighted.

Austrian contributions to the conference:

  • City of Vienna: „Resilience with CAF - Pillar of Strenght in Stormy Weather“
  • State administration of Styria: „The conquest of CAF paradise or 7 necessary summits of leadership“

The presentations of the Austrian CAF participants will be available here soon.

Kelmend Zajazi
Kelmend Zajazi | Executive Director of NALAS
The long-term cooperation with KDZ means a lot to us at NALAS. In KDZ we found a peer that fully understands who we are.
Isabelle Verschuren | Federal Public Service Policy and Support (BOSA), CAF correspondent of Belgium
In the last years Belgium has planned and organised many different CAF activities (e.g. CAF training, Certification of CAF label) together with KDZ.
Josep Medrano | Director of Strategic Planning and Taxation, City of Barcelona
For the City of Barcelona, the collaboration with KDZ through the European "Cities for Sustainable Public Finances (CSPF)" has reached a qualitative advance.


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