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.

Study: Unlocking blue growth opportunities in the EU's most remote regions

The EU´s 9 outermost regions have unique features and assets for their maritime economy. A recent study financed by the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF) has identified concrete opportunities to improve the competitiveness of the blue economies of Guadeloupe, French Guiana, Martinique, Réunion, Mayotte, Saint-Martin, Madeira, the Azores and Canary Islands.

Last update: 17/10/17

Open Sea Lab bootcamp

The Open Sea Lab Competition is a three-day bootcamp/hackathon that offers coders, developers, data enthusiasts, marine/maritime companies, students, entrepreneurs the chance to play with archived and near-real time marine open data to create prize-winning innovative applications in one of three thematic areas: Marine Environment, Blue Economy and Public Knowledge or Services.

Start date: 15/11/2017 - 11:00
Last update: 15/10/17

What can the Cloud do for marine data processing?

This post provides a summary of the results of a survey of EMODnet partners on the use and potential of using Cloud services

Last update: 15/10/17

Sustainable Blue Economy Call for Proposals - Information day

A new "Sustainable blue economy call" with a total budget exceeding €14 million will be published under the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund by the end of October 2017. E

Start date: 09/11/2017 (All day)
Last update: 05/10/17

Study on costs, benefits and nature of an extended European Ocean Observing System

This is the first draft report coming from the study. Comments are invited.

Last update: 06/10/17

Blue growth investment needs and instruments in EU regions

shifting from grants to loans, guarantees and equity ?

Start date: 11/07/2017 - 14:30
Last update: 19/09/17

13th meeting of the Member States expert group on Maritime Spatial Planning

The 13th meeting of the MSEG on MSP will take place on 10 and 11 October 2017 in Brussels, Belgium.

Last update: 05/10/17

Shipping density maps from AIS signals

With growing demands for sea-space, the planning of new activities requires knowledge of what is already happening. EMODnet already provides many data on human activities but, so far, shipping has not been included. The increasing use and availability of information from ships' AIS anti-collision systems offers a route to provide this information. The aim of this meeting is to see how this can be done.

Start date: 07/09/2017 (All day)
Last update: 15/09/17

Copernicus-EMODnet integration seminar

Both initiatives aim to provide data on the marine environment free of charge and free of restrictions of use. The aim of the meeting is to learn lessons from each that can apply to both and to develop ever-closer union.

Start date: 18/09/2017 (All day)
Last update: 30/08/17

Our Ocean Malta 2017

marine protected areas, climate change, sustainable fisheries, marine pollution, sustainable blue economy, naritime security

Start date: 05/10/2017 (All day)
Last update: 28/08/17

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