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Tenth Anniversary of the Memorandum of Understanding between the European Commission and the International Hydrographic Organization (IHO)

Event date:
06/05/2022 (All day)
Table of Contents
    Event to assess progress and consider next steps

    Room A, 11th floor, Rue de la Loi 130, Brussels (Maalbeek metro)

    REGISTRATION (for entrance to building)

    REGISTRATION (for on-line access)

    please arrive early - the entrance procedures are sometimes a little slow (and we have biscuits and muffins)

    9:30

    opening

    Introduction. Aim of Meeting

    Christos Economou (DG MARE)

    9:40

    10 years of progress

    Virginijus Sinkevičius

    European Commissioner for environment, oceans and fisheries.

    9:50

    Next 10 years

    Mathias Jonas

    General Secretary of IHO

    10:00

    presentation of the Member States Hydrographic Organizations

    Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Netherland, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Sweden

    10:20

    Photographs and commemorative poster

     

    10:30

    coffee

    Coffee Break

     

    11:00

    Insights from ongoing work

    Introduction and moderation

    Laurent Kerleguer (SHOM)

    Maritime Spatial Planning  - cross border projects - highlighting hydrograpjhic aspects and international shipping.

    Juan Ronco (DG MARE)

    Thomas Dehling (BSH),

     

    EMODnet Bathymetry

    Thierry Schmitt (SHOM)

    coastal mapping

    Miguel Bessa Pacheco (IHPT)

    CISE

    Gianluca Luraschi (EMSA)

    Gaël Morvan (SHOM)

    Atlantic seabed mapping

    Thomas Furey (Marine Institute, Ireland)

    12:30

    Lunch

    Lunch

     

    14:00

    Future priorities

    Introduction and moderation

     

    Increasing use of data and products from hydrography

    Laurent Kerleguer (SHOM)

    Ocean Observation Initiative

    Andreea Strachinescu (DG MARE)

    MSFD Descriptors 6 and 7

    MARKOVIC Laurent (ENV) 

    Sustainable mobility

    Samy Djavidnia (EMSA)

    Climate adaptation strategy

    Claus Kondrup (DG CLIMA)

    15:30

     

    way forward

    Round table:

    16:00

     

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