Maritime Forum

Fifth Progress meeting on ur-EMODNET preparatory actions

Event date:
07/02/2012 - 08:00
Table of Contents

     

    Berlaymont building, Rue de la Loi, 200, Brussels, room WHALL 

    summary of meeting

    9.00

    Chairman

    Welcome

    9.15

    Commission

    Plans for 2012
    Calls for tender
    European Fund for Fisheries and Maritime Affairs
    Member States Expert Group
    Green Paper

    presentation

    09.30

    Hydrography

    Progress
    Is anybody using data?
    Are we compatible with INSPIRE?
    How much of EU waters has been surveyed?
    Can we move to time-dependent analysis?
    Can we develop special treatment for coast?

    presentation

     

    10.00

    Geology

    Progress
    Is anybody using data?
    Are we compatible with INPIRE?
    How can we incorporate minerals (gravel, ores)?
    What products could help coastal protection?

    presentation

     

    10.30

    Coffee

     

    10.45

    Physics

    Progress
    Can we measure sea-level rise?
    Any feedback?
    What other parameters could we ask for in next phase (sound?)

    presentation

    11.15

    Biology

    Progress
    Is anybody using data?
    How can we map species abundance from multiple surveys?

    presentation

    12.15

    Chemistry

    Progress?
    Is anybody using data?
    What products could we develop to help Marine Strategy Framework Directive reporting?
    Can we plot along a coast?

    presentation

     

    12.45

    coffee

     

    13.00

    Habitats

    Progress?
    Use of EuSeamap in Member States
    What sea-areas should be next?

    presentation

    13.30

    VLIZ

    proposal for EMODnet portal

    presentation

    13.45

    All

    Discussion over sandwich lunch

    14.15

    All

    Make way to European Parliament