On 3rd of August, President of Estonia visited Hiiumaa. In the meeting with mayors of municipalities of Hiiumaa, President was very interested in the role of B7 in Baltic Sea Strategy process. While working in the EU Parliament, MEP Ilves was among initiators of the BSS elaboration.
President Ilves is a key speaker in Stockholm conference dedicated to the BSS in September.
Hiiumaa will chair the B7 network in 2010.