Maritime forum


The Maritime Forum aims to improve communication amongst EU maritime policy stakeholders. It allows parties interested in the EU maritime policy to communicate on a common platform. They can publish events, documents and follow developments in their areas of interest. Information can be shared amongst a closed community or published openly. Anybody can register to the forum and comment on its content.

EMODnet-INSPIRE technical workshop

The main aim of this workshop is to discuss how EMODnet and INSPIRE relate at the semantic and technical levels. In particular, the workshop will address the mapping of the EMODnet data to INSPIRE spatial objects, and the relation between INSPIRE network services and relevant OGC services.
Created: 25/11/15 | Updated: 25/11/15

Opinion of the European Committee of the Regions – Developing the potential of Ocean Energy

114th plenary session, 12-13-14 October 2015
Created: 23/11/15 | Updated: 24/11/15

how to register to the European Maritime Day Community

this will allow you to create proposals for events or workshops that are visible to the rest of the community or (if you wish) to everybody, to comment on other people's proposals or to engage in chats with the rest of the community
Created: 20/11/15 | Updated: 20/11/15

Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) Ministerial Conference on Blue Economy, 17 November 2015

Over 100 participants from 33 countries, including about a dozen Ministers/State Secretaries, as well as Commissioners Johannes Hahn and Karmenu Vella met in Brussels for the first Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) Ministerial Conference on Blue Economy.
Created: 17/11/15 | Updated: 18/11/15

22nd Meeting of the Maritime Policy Member State Experts Group

This meeting will take place on the 9th December 2015, from 10:00 to 17:00. Venue: Albert Borschette Congress Center (CCAB)             Rue Froissart 36 - 1040 Brussels             Meeting Room 4C

What opportunities does the EIB offer to the ocean energy sector? Event outputs

On 5th October 2015, the European Investment Bank (EIB) held an event on “What opportunities does the EIB offer to the ocean energy sector?”.  Meeting presentations and a summary output from the meeting can be found below.

Change of date - What opportunities does the EIB offer to the ocean energy sector?

5th October 2015 Brussels, Berlaymont, Salle Jean Rey
Created: 12/08/15 | Updated: 12/11/15

3rd EMODnet-MSFD Coordination Meeting (8-9 December 2015, Brussels)

The aim of the EMODnet-MSFD Coordination meetings are to consider and discuss EMODnet progress and product development with relevance for Marine Strategy Framework Directive (MSFD) and marine environmental monitoring and reporting. This meeting will have a specific focus on Seabed Habitat Mapping challenges and how EMODnet Seabed Habitats can contribute to the MSFD assessment process. The meeting will also consider progress and opportunties to contribute by other portals such as EMODnet Chemistry, Biology and Human Activities (see for full range of portals and data resources).
Created: 03/11/15 | Updated: 11/11/15

5th EMODnet Steering Committee Meeting

The EMODnet Steering Committee is composed of EMODnet project coordinators, representatives from the European Commission and the EMODnet Secretariat to discuss progress, improve coherence of various activities, increase collaboration and guide the development of the Central EMODnet portal.
Created: 03/11/15 | Updated: 11/11/15

Call for Proposals for IMP-related actions in the Black Sea and the Mediterranean

The main aim of this call is to support coordinated action in the context of the IMP, which will carry inter-sectoral and cross-border elements. The call seeks to promote mutual understanding, awareness-raising and joint responses to well-identified challenges hindering integration between maritime sectors in areas such as marine research, coastal and maritime tourism, maritime transport, marine environment, business and skills development, and clustering of maritime activities. Given these varied targets, the call will award one grant to each of the following actions:
Created: 29/07/15 | Updated: 11/11/15

Subscribe to Front page feed