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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.

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Lunchtime conference on coastal mapping

water shallower than ships' draughts have traditionally not been mapped extensively but increasing use of marine space is leading to a demand for cost effective mapping of underwater topography

Event date: 08/12/2016 - 12:30
Last update: 30/11/16

Commission launches call for proposals worth EUR 1.5m to promote transnational touristic thematic routes in the European coastal areas

The European Commission is making available EUR 1.5 million to create nautical routes linking up maritime heritage sights across Europe. The announcement was made by Karmenu Vella, Commissioner for Environment, Fisheries and Maritime Affairs, when opening the European Tourism Day conference in Brussels today.

Event date: 29/11/2016 - 09:15
Last update: 29/11/16

Are the marine data in the North Sea fit for purpose?

It is difficult to ascertain the value of a dataset until the data itself are visible, highlighting serious deficiencies with the metadata. Also, although there may not appear to be a data gap at first sight, the detailed analyses uncover gaps which do exist

Last update: 07/11/16

University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI) Marine Renewable Energy Research Day at the European Parliament in Brussels on 30 November 2016.

The University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI) are holding a Marine Renewable Energy Research Day at the European Parliament in Brussels on 30 November 2016.

Last update: 06/11/16

GREEN JOBS IN THE BLUE ECONOMY WORKSHOP

an opportunity for industry, NGO's, public sector and other stakeholders to exchange knowledge and provide timely advice to the Commission on how to accelerate the move towards an environmentally-friendly Blue Economy.

Event date: 08/11/2016 (All day)
Last update: 28/10/16

Interim evaluation of direct management component of European Maritime and Fisheries Fund

An interim evaluation of the part of the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund that is directly managed by the Commission will evaluate its relevance, efficiency, effectiveness, coherence and EU-Added value

Last update: 10/11/16

Presentation of results of a study on size, nature and trends of blue economy in Europe

interim results will be presented together with other analyses

Event date: 08/11/2016 (All day)
Last update: 10/11/16

An agreed science case for a strategic management plan for the Mid-Atlantic Ridge in the North Atlantic

follow up to meeting at Horta in the Azores and aimed at identifying areas of particular environmental interest

Event date: 02/11/2016 (All day)
Last update: 08/11/16

Are the marine data in the Atlantic fit for purpose?

a team of scientists is conducting a series of stress tests to see how well the data

Last update: 25/10/16

Are the marine data collected in the Black Sea fit for purpose?

A consortium of researchers are conducting a series of stress tests to try to answer this question

Last update: 14/11/16

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