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Event date:
16/06/2020 - 14:00
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    EMODnet- Copernicus meeting. rivers, erosion, shallow waters, habitats

     

    EMODnet-CMEMS Thematic Workshop on Coastal Issues

    Date: 16 June 2020 14:00-17:00 CEST (including 2x10 minutes Comfort Break)

    Invited Participants:

    • EMODnet thematic Coordinators (& 1-2 additional technical experts / thematic area, tbc) & Secretariat (4-5 Management & Technical staff, tbc)
    • MOi & CMEMS
    • Copernicus Land Service 
    • EC: DG MARE; DG DEFIS; DG CLIMA; DG ENV; DG RTD; DG JRC 
    • European Environment Agency (EEA) 

    Main aims of the workshop: the workshop with a technical focus aims to bring together EMODnet, CMEMS, inter-DG representation and the EEA to discuss marine data and data products and information on Coastal behavior. Objectives include assessing  existing capabilities and emerging areas for collaboration across EMODnet themes and between EMODnet and CMEMS, in particular with a regional focus.

    Draft agenda

    Comfort Break - 10 min

    Comfort Break - 10 min

    • Predicting the global coastal ocean, a UN Decade initiative (5’) (N. Pinardi; University of Bologna)  predicting-the-global-coastal-ocean-v9.pdf
    • Structured Discussion (30’) identify:
      a) Complementarities and interoperability of both initiatives for coastal behavior information;
      b) Areas for collaboration (e.g. using EMODnet data and data products for CMEMs modelling efforts, at a regional level; CMEMS outputs to validate EMODnet data products etc.
      c) Collaboration across different EMODnet themes
    • Final comments and considerations from participants (5’)
    • Conclusions and next steps (10’) (Iain Shepherd, DGMARE; Fabienne Jacq, DG Defis

    Read the minutes of the meeting  2020_06_16_coastal_workshop_emodnetcopernicus_draftminutesfnl-withoutchat.pdf