Maritime Forum

Maritime Forum Themes



Event date:
20/04/2015 - 09:30
Table of Contents
    discussion on state of play of integrated maritime policy

    20th Meeting of the

    Maritime Policy Member State Experts Group

    20 April 2015    09:30 – 17:00


    European Commission - Directorate general Agriculture and Rural development  Rue de la Loi, 130 – Bruxelles

    Meeting room L130A

     minutes of meeting


    09:30 Welcome by Chair

    Maritime Policy Work Programme 1h

    • Work Programme 2016: outlook         
    • Update on the implementation of the IMP Work Programmes 2014 &  2015 

    work programme 2015

    work programme 2014

    annex to 2014 work programme

    presentation from EASME

    • Ex post evaluation of the IMP Transitional Financial Programme (Regulation 1255/2011)  and of two preparatory MSP actions          

    evaluation of Transitional Financial Programme executive summary and abstract

    evaluation study - volume I

    evaluation study - volume II

    Maritime Policy – Sea basin update

    • The Maritime Policy of Poland  up to 2020 (with a perspective up to 2030) – Mrs Anna Latuszek, Maritime Transport & Shipping Safety Department, Ministry of Infrastructure and Development      

    presentation from Poland

    11:00 Coffee break

    • Member States / Sea basin update – The Netherlands / North Sea – Mr. Abspoel Senior policy advisor North Sea NL government    

    presentation from Netherlands

    Maritime Policy – Events

    • European Maritime Day 2015 Piraeus
    • Union for Mediterranean Ministerial Conference on Blue Economy

    UfM ministerial roadmap

    UfM ministerial presentation

    UfM Ministerial concept                   

    13:00-14:30 Lunch Break

    Maritime Policy – Policy implementation

    • Ocean governance    
    • Implementation of Maritime Spatial Planning 

    maritime spatial planning support strategy

    • Research and innovation in support of Blue Growth – State of play in Horizon 2020 

    presentation from DG-RTD

    • Measuring the maritime economy
      • Current state of play

    method for estimating size of blue economy and first results

    • EU methodology for collection of economic data   
    • EU Maritime Security Strategy 
    • Progress in the implementation of the Marine Strategy Framework Directive – DG Environment

    presentation from DG Environment