•Horizon 2020 for Romania: Expected Performance and Main Conditionalities;
•Local Potential for Growth: National Human, Financial and Environmental Resources; Cultural Heritage
•Competitiveness of the Business Environment: Partnership and Entrepreneurship as Driven-Factors for Sustainable Growth;
•The System of Statistical Indicators at Local Level: Benchmarking and Performance Decisions Making;
•Ways of Technological Innovations and Defusion in the Context of Clusters and Development Poles;
•Education, Employment and Good Governance;
•Financial Mechanisms of Fiscal Policies under the Circumstances of Decentralisation and Deconcentration;
•Exogenous and Endogenous Factors of Local and Regional Sustainable Development.