EU Horizon 2020 project

A large scale EU Horizon 2020 research and innovation project contributing to the Trans-Atlantic Research Alliance and GEO.

62 Partners, 18 Countries

International integration of Atlantic ocean observing activities – further supporters / members are welcome.

Atlantic Ocean Observing Enabling Societal Benefits

The High Level Stakeholder Segment (Day 4)

Day 4

28 March 2019 (Thursday)

10:00 

Welcome: Vladimir Ryabinin – Confirmed

10:10

Scene Setting: World Tourism and Trade Council – Confirmed (speaker TBD)

10:30 – 11:30

Panel 1: Opportunities, Trends and Challenges of  ocean observation providers and intermediary ocean businesses – Moderator Mathieu Belbeoch

  • FUGRO David Millar – (TBC)
  • Saildrone Sebastien de Halleux – Confirmed
  • TRIOS – Mr Heuermann – (TBC)
  • ESRI EU Director Aart Van Wingiden – (TBC)

11:30 – 12:00

Break

12:00 – 13:00

Panel 2: Opportunities, Trends and Challenges from the Sectors perspective

  • Shipping Sector: MAERSK
  • Tourism Sector: World Tourism and Trade Council Confirmed
  • Aquaculture: MOWI – Catherine McManus (TBC)
  • Decommissioning / Insight project – – (TBC)

13:00 – 14:30

Lunch

14:30 – 15:30

Panel 3 : How do the civil society and philanthropic efforts see their role? – Moderator Zdenka Willis

  • Packard Foundation, Julie Packard/MBARI – (TBC)
  • Conservation International – Kellee Koenig Confirmed
  • WWF Heike Vesper – (TBC)

15:30 – 16:25

Final round table – Moderator Martin Visbeck

16:25 – 16:30

Closing – Vladimir Ryabinin – Confirmed