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Knowledge for a better understanding and use of marine resources: the case of mapping the seafloor"

Knowledge for a better understanding and use of marine resources: the case of mapping the seafloor"

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"Knowledge for a better understanding and use of marine resources: the case of mapping the seafloor"

 Tuesday, 07th February, room ASP A1-E1

 15h00 - 17h30

  • MEP Maria do Céu Patrão Neves - Opening speech - Fisheries management based on scientific advice: particular case of seabed mapping (10 ´)
  • Comissionner Maria Damanaki (Maritime affairs and fisheries) -  The bennefits of seabed mapping for the Common Fisheries Policy and the Integrated Maritime Policy (10´)
  • Prof. Manuel Pinto de Abreu - (General  Secretariat of the sea, Portuguese Government ) -Seabed mapping- the Portuguese experience (10 ´)
  • Prof. Ricardo Serrão Santos, Provost for the Maritime Issues integration, Azores University - Study Presentation undertaken by DOP (Department of Oceanography and Fisheries, Azores University) regarding the mapping of the ocean floor of the Azores Archipelago. (15´)
  • Prof. Phil Weaver, (National Oceanography Centre, Southampton) Co-ordinator of the EU HERMIONE project.  -Seabed mapping and its contribution to the goal of sustainable management in the ocean   (15 ´)
  •  Invitee European Commission - Research, Development and Innovation (R&DI) - Implementation of the EU´s Seventh Framework Programme for research (FP7) and prospects for the eight Framework Programme (10´)
  • Debate
  • MEP Maria de Graça Carvalho, Member of Industry, Research and Energy  Committee  ans substitute on Budget Committee- Workshop summary (5´)
  • MEP Kriton Arsenis ,Member of the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety and Industry, Research and Energy Committee - Workshop summary (5´)
  • MEP Gabriel Mato, Member of the Fisheries Committee -Workshop summary (5´´)
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Tuesday, 7 February, 2012 - 15:00 to 17:30