Maritime Forum

Maritime Forum Themes

Close

27 October 2020, 10:00-12:30 - What Future for the Blue Economy? (Webinar)

Event date:
27/10/2020 - 00:00
Table of Contents
    The European Commission is in the process of shaping a new comprehensive approach to the blue economy. In this webinar representatives of regions, clusters and NGOs as well as scientists and finance experts presented their outlook on challenges to tackle and opportunities to grab towards a sustainable blue economy.

    What Future for the Blue Economy?

    A European Commission Webinar

    27 October 2020, 10:00-12:30

    The European Commission is in the process of shaping a new comprehensive approach to the blue economy.

    In a webinar held on 27 October 2020 representatives of regions, clusters and NGOs as well as scientists and finance experts presented their outlook on challenges to tackle and opportunities to grab and exchanged their ideas on a sustainable blue economy.

    Video of the webinar

    https://webcast.ec.europa.eu/sustainable-blue-economy-launch-of-the-stakeholder-consultation.

    Presentations

    PDF icon DG MARE presentation

    PDF icon T. Thiele presentation

    PDF icon M Verbeek presentation

    PDF icon S. Heymans presentation

    This roadmap is open for feedback for 7 weeks. To provide your feedback on the roadmap click here (until 7 December 2020).

    AGENDA

    • Introduction by the European Commission
    • Panel discussion
    • Mr Arjen Uytendaal, President of the European Network of Maritime Clusters (ENMC)
    • Ms Eleni Marianou - Secretary General of the Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (tbc)
    • Ms Monika Verbeek, Executive director, Sea at Risk
    • Mr Torsten Thiele, Senior Research Associate at the Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS) in Potsdam
    • Professor Sheila JJ Heymans, Executive Director of the European Marine Board
    • Open debate with audience

    Pannel discussion moderated by Christos Economou, acting director, DG MARE.

    ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Should you have any question, please contact: MARE-A3-SBE@ec.europa.eu.