4th Meeting of the UfM Working Group on the Blue Economy

The UfM Working Group on the Blue Economy is a technical group of representatives designated by UfM countries and co-chaired by the two UfM co-Presidencies, focusing on the implementation of the Ministerial Declaration on Blue Economy. Among other things, it (...) Read more.

  • Date: April 26, 2018
  • Place: Brussels - Brussels
  • Type: By Invitation Only

Massive open online course (MOOC) on marine litter pollution in Spanish

As part of the #CleanSeas campaign, UN Environment’s Global Partnership on Marine Litter is launching a massive open online course on marine plastic pollution in Spanish. The MOOC provides two different opportunities for interactive learning: a two-week leadership track offering an (...) Read more.

  • Date: January 29, 2018
  • Place: Online - Online

Meeting on Marine Litter and Plastic Pollution

The Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) is organizing a Meeting on Marine Litter and Plastic Pollution 31 January 2018 in Brussels. The meeting will discuss possible options for initiatives that the CPMR could take in the field of marine (...) Read more.

  • Date: January 30, 2018
  • Place: Brussels - Brussels

The Future of European Aquaculture

Since the publication of the Strategic Guidelines on the sustainable development of European aquaculture, the European Commission has been working closely with Member States to address the obstacles hindering the development of the sector, primarily at the national level. As (...) Read more.

  • Date: February 02, 2018
  • Place: Brussels - Brussels

CPMR Intermediterranean Commission Working Groups and Political Bureau

After the last meetings held in Naples in November 2017, the Mediterranean regions gather again in the framework of their CPMR Intermediterranean Commission Working Groups and Political Bureau. The meetings will be held on the 14th and 15th February in (...) Read more.

  • Date: February 14, 2018 - February 15, 2018
  • Place: Cartagena - Cartagena

5th World Ocean Summit

The 5th World Ocean Summit will be held at Riviera Maya, Mexico, on 7-9 March 2018 and will grapple with some of the ocean’s most intractable problems and explore new possibilities. The Summit, hosted by the Economist Group since 2012,  convenes (...) Read more.

  • Date: March 07, 2018
  • Place: Riviera Maya - Riviera Maya

WestMED - 1st meeting of the Steering Committee

The Ministers and High level representatives from Algeria, France, Italy, Libya, Malta, Morocco, Mauritania, Portugal, Spain and Tunisia adopted the declaration on the Initiative for the sustainable development of the blue economy in the western Mediterranean on 30 November 2017, (...) Read more.

  • Date: March 01, 2018
  • Place: Albert Borschette Congress Center (CCAB) - Brussels

5th Mediterranean Tourism Forum

The chosen theme this time is the Mediterranean; the Beautiful Life Unites Everyone (BLUE). Over 1000 people with an interest in Mediterranean Tourism are expected to attend from over 39 countries with the aim to discuss avenues for promoting tourism (...) Read more.

  • Date: March 01, 2018
  • Place: The Hilton -

GSO BLUEMED Working Group

The GSO BLUEMED Working Group, coordinated by DG Research and Innovation in close cooperation with the Secretariat of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfMS), aims at promoting the extension of the BLUEMED Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda and related activities (...) Read more.

  • Date: February 28, 2018
  • Place: DG RTD – Covent Garden, Place Rogier 16 - Brussels

International Association of Maritime Universities General Assembly

IAMU AGA 2018 - The Annual General Assembly (AGA) is an international conference of the International Association of Maritime Universities (IAMU). The conference brings together experts and official representatives of each member institution from all over the world to discuss (...) Read more.

  • Date: October 17, 2018
  • Place: Barcelona School of Nautical Studies - Barcelona

Blue Invest 2018

The European Commission is looking for entrepreneurs active in the blue economy to take part in a high-profile event aimed at matching cutting edge companies with public and private investors. #BlueInvest 2018, the first European event of its kind will (...) Read more.

  • Date: May 17, 2018
  • Place: Square Brussels Meeting Centre - Mont des Arts/Kunstberg, B-1000 Brussels - Brussels

European Maritime Day 2018

The European Commission's Directorate General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, the Bulgarian EU Presidency and the Municipality of Burgas are happy to invite you to European Maritime Day 2018. EMD 2018 will bring you: i) Up to 20 stakeholder workshops; (...) Read more.

  • Date: May 31, 2018
  • Place: Burgas Free University - Burgas

EMUNI Summer School 2018

Blue economy has been the long-term strategy of the EU, aiming at sustainable growth in the marine and maritime sectors. It forms part of the Europe 2020 strategy for smart, sustainable and inclusive growth. Blue growth is based on the (...) Read more.

  • Date: June 11, 2018
  • Place: Palace Trevisini, Kidričevo nabrežje 2 - Piran

Call for Applications, 1st ODYSSEA Summer School Operational Oceanography for Science, Business and Society

OBJECTIVES OF THE PROGRAM The overall objective of the 1st ODYSSEA Summer School is to stimulate a scientific dialogue and create a learning experience about operational oceanography in the Mediterranean context.More precisely, after the end of the program, the trainees, (...) Read more.

  • Date: September 03, 2018
  • Place: Akontisma Hotel, Nea Karvali - Kavala
  • Type: By Invitation Only

Launch of the UfM labelled-project "Plastic Busters"

The Mediterranean Sea is one of the areas most affected by Marine Litter (ML) in the world. The impacts of ML on marine biota within Marine Protected Areas (MPAs), including endangered species such as cetaceans and sea turtles, remain poorly (...) Read more.

  • Date: April 17, 2018
  • Place: Universitá di Siena - Aula Magna del Rettorato - Via Banchi di Sotto 55 - Siena
  • Type: Open

Seafood Expo Global/Seafood Processing Global

Seafood Expo Global/Seafood Processing Global (formerly the European Seafood Exposition/Seafood Processing Europe) is the world’s largest seafood trade event. More than 26,000 buyers, suppliers, media, and other seafood professionals from more than 140 countries visit the exposition. Attendees come to (...) Read more.

  • Date: April 24, 2018
  • Place: Brussels EXPO - Brussels
  • Type: Open

2nd Meeting of the WestMED Steering Committee

The meeting shall be focused on the study and discussion of action proposals by participating countries in order to distinguish a few shared priority areas for cooperation and, as a result, to identify some concrete project proposals at the regional (...) Read more.

  • Date: April 25, 2018
  • Place: Centre Borschette - Brussels
  • Type: By Invitation Only

AFRICA BLUE ECONOMY FORUM

On 7-8 June 2018, London will be celebrating the World Oceans Day by hosting the first edition of the Africa Blue Economy Forum (ABEF). Recognising Blue Economy as a major source of wealth and prosperity for the continent, the forum (...) Read more.

  • Date: June 07, 2018
  • Place: Radisson Blu Portman Hotel, 22 Portman Square - London
  • Type: Open

UfM Conference on Maritime Transport and Logistics

The UfM Conference on Maritime Transport and Logistics will take place under the theme “Success Stories fostering Intermodality and Connectivity in the Euro-Mediterranean Region”. It will bring together government representatives, port authorities, key international organisations, experts and other stakeholders in (...) Read more.

  • Date: May 07, 2018
  • Place: Ismailia - Suez Canal
  • Type: By Invitation Only

REGISTRATION OPEN for Kick-off event International Forum for MSP

EC DG MARE and IOC-UNESCO are jointly organising the kick-off event. The event targets maritime spatial planners from across the world as well as experts directly involved in planning. Plenary sessions are foreseen on European as well as international MSP, (...) Read more.

  • Date: May 24, 2018
  • Place: Thon Hotel EU, room 'Belgium' - Brussels
  • Type: Open

RE-CONNECTING TOURISM Promoting evidence-based policies for sustainable development

The MED Sustainable Tourism Community open conference with policy-makers, economic actors and international experts to make tourism sustainable, hosted by UNINT University in Rome. Tourism is about hospitality and welcoming travelers who have an extraordinary opportunity to enjoy a unique (...) Read more.

  • Date: May 29, 2018
  • Place: Università degli Studi Internazionali - Via delle Sette Chiese, 139 - Roma
  • Type: Open

CPMR Intermediterranean Commission General Assembly 2018

The Annual General Assembly of the CPMR Intermediterranean Commission, will be held in Patras next 28-29 June 2018. The 1st day will be dedicated to internal working group meetings, to the election of the new IMC Political Bureau for the (...) Read more.

  • Date: June 28, 2018
  • Place: Astir Hotel - Agiou Andreou,16 - Patras - Patras
  • Type: By Invitation Only

Vasco da Gama Summer School 2018

The summer school will take place in Taranto from the 2nd to 6th of July 2018 and be focused on “Safety: Navigation & Environment.” The course is a 4-credit full-time course. Presentations and workshops will be delivered in English. The (...) Read more.

  • Date: July 02, 2018
  • Place: Dipartimento Jonico in "Sistemi Giuridici ed Economici del Mediterraneo: società, ambiente, culture" - Taranto
  • Type: Open

EVENT: The Cluster approach for a sustainable Blue Growth in the Mediterranean

Save The Date: transnational Capitalization & Community Building event organized by InnoBlueGrowth entitled "The Cluster approach for a sustainable Blue Growth in the Mediterranean". This event will have a dual approach, revolving around the theme of "clusters." The first day (...) Read more.

  • Date: June 20, 2018
  • Place: Titania Hotel, Panepistimiou 52 - Athens
  • Type: Open

Interreg MED CO-EVOLVE project_5th Steering Committee

The Interreg MED CO-EVOLVE project organises its 5th Steering Committee and 2nd training session on 29-31 October in Barcelona. It will be the opportunity for its partners to exchange on the first results of the testing activities, taking place at (...) Read more.

  • Date: October 29, 2018
  • Place: UfM premises: Palacio Pedralbes (tbc) - Barcelona
  • Type: By Invitation Only

SEAFUTURE 2018

SEAFUTURE is one of the most prestigious events – exhibition & business convention – in the naval, shipbuilding and maritime sector with the unique feature of dual use, both in the civil and military sectors. SEAFUTURE is the HUB able (...) Read more.

  • Date: June 19, 2018
  • Place: La Spezia NAVY BASE - La Spezia
  • Type: Open

Blue Sea Land 2018

Blue Sea Land is the Expo of the Mediterranean Clusters of Africa and the Middle East and of the Italian and Sicilian agri-fishing and food supply chains. On the wave of dialogue, integration and collaboration with the countries of the (...) Read more.

  • Date: October 04, 2018
  • Place: Mazara del Vallo - Sicily
  • Type: Open

ECOMONDO 2018

Ecomondo is the leading Euro-Mediterranean area green and circular economy expo. An international event with an innovative format that brings together all sectors of the circular economy in a single platform: from material and energy recovery to sustainable development. Italy (...) Read more.

  • Date: November 06, 2018
  • Place: Rimini’s Exhibition Centre - Rimini
  • Type: Open

WestMED Initiative_3rd Meeting of the Steering Committtee_

The 3rd meeting of the Steering Committee of the “Initiative for the Sustainable Development of the Blue Economy in the Wester Mediterranean (WestMED)” will be focusing on the following: i) adoption of the summary record of last meeting; ii) utilization (...) Read more.

  • Date: June 28, 2018
  • Place: - - Marseille
  • Type: By Invitation Only

CampusFrance : Sustainable Development Day with Mediterranean Countries

Sustainable development-focused seminar organised by Campus France for higher education institutions, universities and research centres from Mediterranean countries. The event aims at fostering the potential for academic and scientific cooperation in relation with sustainable development by putting together various stakeholders (...) Read more.

  • Date: June 26, 2018
  • Place: Campus Paul Valery - Montpellier
  • Type: Open

4th Meeting of the WestMed Steering Committee

The 4th meeting of the WestMed Steering Committe will have as priorities the adoption of the document summarizing common priorities and, on the other hand, the discussion on the draft Ministerial declaration of the Conference scheduled in December in Algiers. (...) Read more.

  • Date: October 03, 2018
  • Place: - - Algiers
  • Type: By Invitation Only

Ocean Business 2018

The Ocean Business 2018 is an international blue industry event, which aims to foster networking and debate around sustainable ocean business solutions in all important key areas. The Ocean Business 2018 will focus emergent areas like green shipping, ocean engineering, (...) Read more.

  • Date: September 18, 2018
  • Place: Gare Marítima de Alcântara - Lisbon
  • Type: Open

EIB Inaugural Donors Conference: Tackling global challenges together

Rising levels of forced displacement, chronic unemployment and global warming are among the greatest challenges of our time. Tackling these issues requires immediate and coordinated action form the EU, Member States and other donors. The European Investment Bank will host (...) Read more.

  • Date: November 14, 2018
  • Place: -- - Luxembourg
  • Type: By Invitation Only

MOST Iberia

Motorways of the Sea Training course MOST Iberia - providing training in the MoS, short sea shipping, intermodal transport and maritime logistics. Four day training on board of a Ro-Pax vessel on the crossing between Barcelona and Civitavecchia. This edition (...) Read more.

  • Date: October 20, 2018
  • Place: Moll de Barcelona Nord,, Terminal Drassanes, Planta Baixa - Barcelona - Civitavecchia
  • Type: Open

MOST Italy

Motorways of the Sea Training course "MOST Italy" - providing training in the MoS, short sea shipping, intermodal transport and maritime logistics, with a special focus on Italy. Four day training on board of a Ro-Pax vessel on the crossing (...) Read more.

  • Date: September 29, 2018
  • Place: Moll de Barcelona Nord,, Terminal Drassanes, Planta Baixa - Civitavecchia - Barcelona
  • Type: Open

SwitchMed Connect 2018

Leading start-ups and entrepreneurs, industry agents, initiatives, change agents, policy and financial institutions working on applications of productive, circular and sharing economies in the Mediterranean will come together in Barcelona on 13-15 November 2018. The agenda of the SwitchMed Connect (...) Read more.

  • Date: November 13, 2018
  • Place: SANT PAU ART NOUVEAU C/Sant Antoni Maria Claret, 167 - Barcelona
  • Type: Open

5th International Conference Progress in Marine Conservation 2018

Every three years, the Federal Agency for Nature Conservation in cooperation with OZEANEUM Stralsund hosts the international conference on Progress in Marine Conservation. Some 200 scientists and nature conservationists from governmental and non-governmental organisations and from up to 20 countries (...) Read more.

  • Date: September 03, 2018
  • Place: -- - Stralsund
  • Type: Open

Mediterranean Coast Day 2018

As every year since 2007, PAP/RAC is preparing the Mediterranean Coast Day celebration. The aim of this campaign is to raise awareness on the value of the coastal zone, as well as on all the pressures threatening our coast and (...) Read more.

  • Date: September 25, 2018
  • Place: -- - Split
  • Type: Open

BLUEMED Week

The UfM Secretariat will host the BLUEMED Week. This event will dedicate a full week to the BLUEMED initiative, hosting the BLUEMED Steering Committee, the BLUEMED GSO Working Group, the Research Funders Workshop and the BLUEMED Platform meeting. The BLUEMED (...) Read more.

  • Date: October 23, 2018
  • Place: Secretariat of the Union for the Mediterranean Palacio de Pedralbes - Barcelona
  • Type: Open

FishForum2018

In order to revert alarming trends in the status of Mediterranean and Black Sea fish stocks, in which roughly 90% of the scientifically assessed stocks are currently considered to be fished outside of safe biological limits, the demand for scientific (...) Read more.

  • Date: December 10, 2018
  • Place: FAO headquarters - Rome
  • Type: Open

UNIMED General Assembly

The UNIMED General Assembly, organised by UNIMED in collaboration with Ca’ Foscari University of Venice, is a key event where rectors, presidents and their representatives meet to exchange views and to determine policy for UNIMED, setting the stage for a (...) Read more.

  • Date: October 25, 2018
  • Place: Ca’ Foscari University - Venice
  • Type: Open

Business2Sea 2018

The Business2Sea - Sea Forum of 2018 will take place from November 14 to 16 at the Alfandega Porto Congress Centre. The 8th edition of the event will be dedicated to the main theme '2030 Sea Challenges' and it is (...) Read more.

  • Date: November 14, 2018
  • Place: Alfandega Porto Congress Centre - Porto
  • Type: Open

“Itinerari culturali e sviluppo territoriale” Turismo sostenibile

The event aims to propose the meeting all the stakeholders to contribute to the protection, enhancement and promotion of the Sicilian territory. Specific sector of reference is the cultural tourism of the Capo Gallo Marine Reserve / Isola delle Femme. (...) Read more.

  • Date: September 08, 2018
  • Place: Isola delle Femmine - PALERMO
  • Type: Open

Forum de la Mer - Bizerte 2018

La première édition du Forum de la Mer - Bizerte 2018 s’inscrit dans le cadre de La Saison Bleue, projet ambitieux rassemblant près de 150 évènements dans tous les domaines mettant en valeur le littoral tunisien. Le Forum de la (...) Read more.

  • Date: October 20, 2018
  • Place: - - Bizerte
  • Type: Open

Blue Growth Community's Mid-Term Conference

This conference aims to bring together experts and partners who are actively involved in blue growth in the Mediterranean region. It will focus on sustainability of blue growth, whether in terms of economic, social and environmental development, mitigation of pressures, (...) Read more.

  • Date: November 22, 2018
  • Place: __ - Barcelona
  • Type: Open

Workshop on Marine Litter at the "Blue Sea Land" Expo

In the framework of the Blue Sea Land Expo, the workshop “Marine litter and biodiversity: Plastic Busters MPAs in action in the Mediterranean” will be organized by the Union for the Mediterranean. The Mediterranean Sea is one of most affected (...) Read more.

  • Date: October 05, 2018
  • Place: Auditorium Mario Caruso - Mazara del Vallo
  • Type: Open

BLUE INVEST IN THE MEDITERRANEAN 2019

Blue Invest in the Mediterranean 2019 A match-making event that brings together innovators and the financial community to sustainably develop the Blue Economy of the Mediterranean Sea basin, while protecting its marine resources. Following the successful Blue Invest event of (...) Read more.

  • Date: January 24, 2019
  • Place: Westin Dragonara Resort, St Julian's, Malta - St Julian's
  • Type: Open

2nd Meeting of the Working Group on Environment and Climate Change

As mandated by the UfM Ministerial Declaration on Environment and Climate Change (Athens, 2014), the 2nd Meeting of the Working Group on Environment and Climate Change (WGECC) will take place with the aim to review progress in the implementation up (...) Read more.

  • Date: November 12, 2018
  • Place: Secretariat of the Union for the Mediterranean Palacio de Pedralbes Calle Pere Duran Farell, 11 - Barcelona
  • Type: By Invitation Only

UN Biodiversity Conference - COP 14

The United Nations will call on decision makers from more than 190 countries to step up efforts to halt the biodiversity loss and protect the ecosystems that support food and water security and health for billions of people. The UN (...) Read more.

  • Date: November 17, 2018
  • Place: xx - Sharm el Sheikh
  • Type: Open

MITOMED+ International Workshop on maritime and coastal tourism

The MITOMED+ project is organising an International Workshop on marine and coastal tourism in the Mediterranean to launch a reflection on tourism sustainable management, discuss the state of the art of the EU agenda, hear experiences from different actors, and (...) Read more.

  • Date: November 08, 2018
  • Place: xx - Brussels
  • Type: Open

Blue Bioeconomy Forum

This forum is organized for industries, public agencies, financial organizations, researchers and civil society, working on or interested in the Blue Bioeconomy of the EU – aquatic and marine environments.

  • Date: December 07, 2018
  • Place: Park Plaza Amsterdam Airport - Amsterdam
  • Type: Open

BLUEMED 2nd Coordinators’ Meeting

BLUEMED 2nd Coordinators’ Meeting – “Sustaining the lessons learned and enhancing the Bluemed initiative synergies” – will take place in Malta on 25 January 2019. The single day event will revolve around key actions and achievements of funded projects, with (...) Read more.

  • Date: January 25, 2019
  • Place: TBC - TBC
  • Type: By Invitation Only

JPI Oceans seminar

JPI Oceans seminar | Increasing the impact of European investments in marine and maritime research - What’s on the Horizon? The seminar, taking place in Brussels on 17 January from 12.00 to 17.00, aims to showcase ongoing JPI Oceans actions (...) Read more.

  • Date: January 17, 2019
  • Place: Royal Flemish Academy of Belgium for Science and the Arts - Brussels
  • Type: Open

EuroMarine General Assembly

In 2019, the EuroMarine General Assembly (GA) meeting will take place in Cádiz, Spain, on 30 January (all day) and 31 January 2019 (morning). It will be hosted and co-organised by the University of Cádiz (UCA). It will be preceded (...) Read more.

  • Date: January 30, 2019
  • Place: (U. Cádiz - CEI·MAR) - Cadiz
  • Type: By Invitation Only

MARINA, final conference

The MARINA consortium is happy to invite you to the final MARINA conference to be held in Boulogne sur Mer, France on March 12th and 13th, 2019. Don't miss this last chance to be part of the only H2020 project (...) Read more.

  • Date: March 12, 2019
  • Place: Nausicaa Sea Centre - Boulogne Sur Mer
  • Type: Open

BLUEMED CSA High-Level Research Infrastructures Stakeholders Conference

The BLUEMED High-Level Research Infrastructures Stakeholders Conference will bring together the Mediterranean scientific community and high-level policymakers to enhance the dialogue on cooperation in the field of research infrastructures. This two-day event aims at further strengthening marine and research innovation (...) Read more.

  • Date: June 13, 2019
  • Place: TBD - Paris
  • Type: Open

Working Group on Small-Scale Fisheries (WGSSF)

Working Group on Small-Scale Fisheries (WGSSF) **DEADLINE FOR REGISTERING 10 FEBRUARY 2019**

  • Date: March 06, 2019
  • Place: CentreVille Hotel, Podgorica, Montenegro - Podgorica
  • Type: Open

High-level conference on MedFish4Ever initiatives

SAVE THE DATE: High-level conference on MedFish4Ever initiatives The conference will assess progress made towards the Malta Declaration and will renew commitment towards achieving the targets therein. Special focus will be placed on topics relating to social development for small-scale (...) Read more.

  • Date: June 11, 2019
  • Place: TBD - Marrakech
  • Type: By Invitation Only

International Conference “Innovation for a Sustainable Ocean"

DGPM is pleased to announce the international conference on Innovation for a Sustainable Ocean: Observatories and Knowledge Networks promoted by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), in cooperation with the Republic of Portugal, under the kind chairmanship of (...) Read more.

  • Date: February 14, 2019
  • Place: IPMA Auditorium - Lisbon/Algés
  • Type: Open

INvertebrateIT final event “Sustainable solutions for Aquaculture: the pathway to meet market demand”

Event Details: Date: 26th March 2019 (with optional visit to insect farms on 27th March 2019) Time: 09:00 – 16:30 CET Location: Wageningen International Congress Centre, The Netherlands Registration: Sign up here before 19 March 2019 The INvertebrateIT project (www.invertebrateitproject.eu) (...) Read more.

  • Date: March 26, 2019
  • Place: Wageningen International Congress Centre, The Netherlands - Wageningen
  • Type: Open

UfM Blue Economy working group

The UfM Working Group on Blue Economy will take place on of March 25th, in Brussels, chaired by European Commission in close collaboration with the UfM Secretariat. Agenda of the 5th Meeting of the UfM Working Group on the Blue (...) Read more.

  • Date: March 25, 2019
  • Place: Conference Centre Albert Borschette (CCAB), 36 rue Froissart - Brussels
  • Type: By Invitation Only

Information Session on Marine Litter

Information Session on Marine Litter, and Final Annual Project Meeting of Facility for Regional Policy Dialogue on Integrated Maritime Policy

  • Date: March 26, 2019
  • Place: TBC - Brussels
  • Type: By Invitation Only

Kick off of the EU funded SwitchMed II programme

The Kick off of the EU funded SwitchMed II programme on sustainable consumption and production will take place on 3 and 4 April in Vienna.

  • Date: April 03, 2019
  • Place: TBD - Vienna
  • Type: By Invitation Only

3rd GSO BLUEMED Working Group meeting

The GSO BLUEMED Working Group, coordinated by DG Research and Innovation in close cooperation with the Secretariat of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfMS), aims at promoting the extension of the BLUEMED Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda and related activities (...) Read more.

  • Date: April 04, 2019
  • Place: TBD - Brussels
  • Type: By Invitation Only

UfM Task Force on Environment

UfM Task Force on Environment back to back with the final meeting of the SWIM – H2020 Support Mechanism, on 9 April in Brussels.

  • Date: April 09, 2019
  • Place: TBD - Brussels
  • Type: By Invitation Only

European Maritime Day

The European Maritime Day (EMD) is the annual two-day event during which Europe’s maritime community meet to network, discuss and forge joint action. It targets maritime professionals, entrepreneurs and ocean leaders. This year the event will take place on 16-17 (...) Read more.

  • Date: May 16, 2019
  • Place: Lisbon Congress Centre - Lisbon
  • Type: Open

Conference: Valuing Marine Ecosystem services

There is a growing attention for the impact of the ocean economy in the European landscape. In order to plan for a sustainable Blue Growth, to manage ocean and coastal ecosystems, and to deal with the effects of climate change; (...) Read more.

  • Date: April 03, 2019
  • Place: Parlement Européen Bruxelles - Brussels
  • Type: Open

Maritime Achievements and Future Challenges Final SEARICA Conference

Today, oceans are high on the agenda. Throughout the last four years, the SEARICA intergroup has organised various events and initiatives to support maritime legislation, funding and networking. SEARICA Members succeeded in establishing a Clean Energy for EU Islands Initiative, (...) Read more.

  • Date: April 09, 2019
  • Place: Grand Central, Rue Belliard 190 - Brussels
  • Type: Open

International Coastal Symposium

The symposium will be hosted by the Coastal Environments Research Group, Universidad Pablo de Olavide de Sevilla, under the auspices of the Coastal Education and Research Foundation (CERF) and the Journal of Coastal Research (JCR). The proceedings of the conference, (...) Read more.

  • Date: April 20, 2019
  • Place: Coastal Environments Research Group, Universidad Pablo de Olavide de Sevilla - Sevilla
  • Type: Open

EFARO Seminar on the Ecosystem Approach and Blue Economy

After the very successful seminar last year on The CFP and what should the next CFP look like, EFARO would very much like to invite you to join them again, this year on a seminar on the Ecosystem Approach and (...) Read more.

  • Date: May 15, 2019
  • Place: Museum of Natural Science - Brussels
  • Type: Open

4th EUSAIR Annual Forum

The 4th Forum of the EU Strategy for the Adriatic and Ionian Region (EUSAIR) and 2nd Fora of the Adriatic and Ionian Chambers of Commerce, Cities and Universities will take place in BUDVA (Montenegro), on 7-8 May 2019, under the (...) Read more.

  • Date: May 06, 2019
  • Place: Hotel Splendid, Budva, Montenegro - Budva
  • Type: Open

Blue Bioeconomy Forum Second Conference

The second conference of the Blue Bioeconomy Forum will be Tuesday the 25th of June, at the Brussels Marriot Hotel Grand Place. At this conference the European roadmap for the blue bioeconomy will be presented and discussed. You can contribute (...) Read more.

  • Date: June 25, 2019
  • Place: Brussels Marriot Hotel Grand Place - Brussels
  • Type: Open

Maritime & Blue Logistics Startup Weekend

Do you have an idea you would like to pursue or a problem you would like to solve but don't know where to start or who to start with? For the first time, we will organize a Startup Weekend dedicated (...) Read more.

  • Date: May 17, 2019
  • Place: Avenida Catedral, 6, 1ª Planta, Barcelona , 08002 - Barcelona
  • Type: Open

3rd International MSP Forum

The 3rd International #MSPforum, jointly organised by EC DG MARE and UNESCO-IOC, will take place in Vigo, Spain. For more information please see https://en.unesco.org/mspglobal

  • Date: May 12, 2019
  • Place: TBD - Vigo
  • Type: Open

Med Lab Group: Innovative Practices in Coastal Tourism

Once a year the Southern Europe and the Mediterranean programmes meet to discuss about those topics that are of their interest. The past editions were focus mainly on the governance of the area and on the connection with the cooperation (...) Read more.

  • Date: May 13, 2019
  • Place: TBD - Palermo
  • Type: Open

Blue Economy WestMED Hackathons

The European Commission and the Co-Presidency of the Initiative for the sustainable development of the blue economy in the western Mediterranean are holding the event Hackathons WestMED: "Blue economy contribution to the Summit of the Two Shores” on Tuesday 14 (...) Read more.

  • Date: May 14, 2019
  • Place: Palermo - Palermo
  • Type: By Invitation Only

Africa Blue Economy Forum 2019

ABEF is about bold new thinking to accelerate Africa’s structural transformation and create jobs for a young population on the rise. The first Africa Blue Economy Forum was hosted in London on 8th June 2018 to raise awareness on the (...) Read more.

  • Date: June 25, 2019
  • Place: The Residence Tunis hotel - Tunis
  • Type: Open

International MEDCOAST Congress 2019

The Fourteenth International MEDCOAST Congress on Coastal and Marine Sciences, Engineering, Management, and Conservation will be celebrated on 22 - 26 October 2019, in Marmaris, TURKEY The MEDCOAST congress in Marmaris (Turkey) is the fourteenth event of the biennial series (...) Read more.

  • Date: October 22, 2019
  • Place: Club Yazici Turban Hotel, Marmaris - Marmaris
  • Type: By Invitation Only

2nd ODYSSEA Summer School:

The overall objective of the 2nd ODYSSEA Summer School is to stimulate a scientific dialogue and create a learning experience on oceanography and fisheries in the Mediterranean context. After the end of the program, the trainees will be able to: (...) Read more.

  • Date: September 02, 2019
  • Place: TBD - Alonissos Island
  • Type: By Invitation Only

Call to attend the Triton project summer school on “Sustainable management of coastal heritage and actions to mitigate coastal erosion”

Triton project, funded by the Interreg V-A Greece-Italy Cross-Border Cooperation Programme 2014-2020, launches a call for the selection of 16 students who will attend the Summer School on the issue of sustainable management of coastal heritage and actions to reduce (...) Read more.

  • Date: September 24, 2019
  • Place: University of Patras - Patras
  • Type: By Invitation Only

Second edition of WestMED Hackatons

The second edition of the WestMED Hackatons will have a particular focus on the networking tables on Clean Transport (LNG project) and Cluster Development and Networking.

  • Date: November 23, 2019
  • Place: TBD - Rome
  • Type: Open

Capitalisation Conference promoted by the MITOMED project

This event corresponds to the Capitalisation Conference of the Interreg MED MITOMED+ (Models of Integrated Tourism in the MEDiterranean Plus) project. It aims to disseminate its results and encourage their replication beyond the project’s area. It is aimed to EU (...) Read more.

  • Date: October 07, 2019
  • Place: Delegation of the Generalitat de Catalunya - Brussels
  • Type: Open

InnoBlueGrowth Final Event

The InnoBlueGrowth project which leads the Blue Growth Community celebrates its final event on 19/20 September 2019 in Brussels, in a joint event with the Green Growth Community, aiming at discussing the key elements necessary for a “Transition towards blue (...) Read more.

  • Date: September 19, 2019
  • Place: TBC - Brussels
  • Type: Open

INTERREG MED CAPITALISATION EVENT

Organised under the Hellenic Presidency of the Programme, on 24th October 2019, in Athens, the Interreg MED Programme projects’ communities will unfold their results and demonstrate how the Programme architecture became operational and efficient. On this occasion, you will witness (...) Read more.

  • Date: October 24, 2019
  • Place: TBD - Athens
  • Type: Open

13th International Conference on Oceanography & Marine Biology

Euroscicon Ltd. offers invites participants to the “13th International Conference on Oceanography & Marine Biology” during September 26-27, 2019 at London, UK. It includes prompt Keynote presentations, Speaker presentations (Academic and Young research forum), Poster presentations and Exhibitions.

  • Date: September 26, 2019
  • Place: TBD - London
  • Type: Open

BlueMed 4th Platforms meeting and Young Ambassadors training

The Barcelona premises of the Union for the Mediterranean next October 15-18 will be the venues of two important BlueMed events: -the 4th BlueMed Platforms meeting (Oct. 15-16); -the Young Ambassadors training (Oct. 17-18). Both the events, in different ways, (...) Read more.

  • Date: October 15, 2019
  • Place: Palau Reial de Pedralbes - Barcelona
  • Type: By Invitation Only

FOSTERING SUSTAINABLE TOURISM IN THE MEDITERRANEAN REGION

Join the MED Sustainable Tourism Community on the 9th of October 2019 for its event "Fostering sustainable tourism in the Mediterranean region". This debate, organized as a side event of the European Week of Cities and Regions, has the objective (...) Read more.

  • Date: October 09, 2019
  • Place: Tuscany Region delegation to Bruxelles, Rond Point Schuman 14, B - 1040 Bruxelles - Brussels
  • Type: Open

BLUE SEA LAND 2019

BLUE SEA LAND 2019 | 18-19 October | Mazara del Vallo A particular focus on the WestMed networking tables on Fishing, IUU, Aquaculture, Maritime and Coastal Sustainable Tourism, Clusters, Marine Litter.

  • Date: October 18, 2019
  • Place: TBD - Mazara del Vallo
  • Type: Open

BlueMed 4th Platforms meeting and Young Ambassadors training

The Barcelona premises of the Union for the Mediterranean next October 15-18 will be the venues of two important BlueMed events: -the 4th BlueMed Platforms meeting (Oct. 15-16); -the Young Ambassadors training (Oct. 17-18). Both the events, in different ways, (...) Read more.

  • Date: October 15, 2019
  • Place: Union for the Mediterranean - Barcelona
  • Type: By Invitation Only

Business2Sea

Business2Sea is an international event dedicated to the development of projects and business in the different sectors of the Sea economy. It is open to the participation of all organisations: companies, business associations, higher education institutions and research centres. Business2Sea (...) Read more.

  • Date: November 11, 2019
  • Place: TBD - Porto
  • Type: Open

Mediterranean Week of Economic Leaders

The 13th edition of the Mediterranean Week of Economic Leaders (MedaWeek Barcelona 2019) will be held on 20th-22nd November 2019 in Barcelona, Spain.

  • Date: November 20, 2019
  • Place: Casa Llotja de Mar - Barcelona
  • Type: Open

Ocean Hackathon

Ocean hackathon® is a 48 hours non-stop event during which some teams imagine innovative use of ocean data. To do that, they will tackle challenges submitted a few months before by natural person or legal entity. Ocean Hackathon® is a (...) Read more.

  • Date: October 11, 2019
  • Place: Various cities - Brest
  • Type: Open

WestMED, Steering Committee

On Wednesday 23 October, the WestMED Steering Committee (WMSC) will be meeting in Rabat, Morocco. The meeting will function as an opportunity for the WMSC to evaluate the implementation of the initiative, as well as to reflect on the outcomes (...) Read more.

  • Date: October 23, 2019
  • Place: TBD - Rabat
  • Type: By Invitation Only

2019 European Maritime and Fisheries Fund Info Day

Save the date – EMFF Info Day will take place on Monday 25 November 2019 at Albert Borschette Congress Center, in Brussels. New blue economy call will be presented in a series of presentations organised by EASME and the Directorate (...) Read more.

  • Date: November 25, 2019
  • Place: Albert Borschette Congress Center - Brussels
  • Type: Open

ODYSSEA will hold its general assembly in Tangier, Morocco, in parallel to the deployment of a new submarine glider in Al-Hoceima Bay

he EU-funded ODYSSEA Project will hold its third general assembly on October 29-31, 2019 in Tangier marking the launch of North Africa’s first fully operational sea observatory in Morocco’s Al-Hoceima National Park. ODYSSEA is in advanced stages of developing, operating (...) Read more.

  • Date: October 29, 2019
  • Place: Movenpick Hotel - Tangier
  • Type: By Invitation Only

La 3ème Assemblée Générale du projet ODYSSEA se tiendra à Tanger- Maroc du 29 au 31 octobre 2019

Le Maroc accueillera le premier observatoire maritime pleinement opérationnel en Afrique du Nord. Il s'inscrit dans le cadre d’un projet financé par l'Union européenne et intitulé ODYSSEA, qui intègre des réseaux de systèmes d'observation et de prévision sur tout le (...) Read more.

  • Date: October 29, 2019
  • Place: Mövenpick Hotel, Blvd. Mohamed VI - Tanger
  • Type: By Invitation Only

BBI JU Stakeholders Forum

The next BBI JU Stakeholder Forum will take place on 4 December 2019 in Brussels. The BBI JU Stakeholder Forum 2019 will bring together the bio-based industries community and facilitate open discussion on the impact, achievements and strategic direction of (...) Read more.

  • Date: December 04, 2019
  • Place: Egg Congress and Meeting Center - Brussels
  • Type: By Invitation Only

Regional Seminar on Blue skills, careers and jobs

Objective of the regional seminar: The seminar aims at an interactive day of exchange on the following issues: - Presenting in a more structured manner the problems and causes of mismatch between available skills and employment challenges in the blue (...) Read more.

  • Date: November 19, 2019
  • Place: Conference Centre Albert Borschette (CCAB), 36 rue Froissart, Brussels - Brussels
  • Type: By Invitation Only

6th Meeting of the UfM Working Group on the Blue Economy

The 6th meeting of the Working Group on the Blue Economy (BE WG) will take place at the Centre des Conferences Albert Borschette (CCAB) in Brussels on 20 November 2019. The Working Group is an integral part of the UfM (...) Read more.

  • Date: November 20, 2019
  • Place: Conference Centre Albert Borschette (CCAB), 36 rue Froissart, Brussels - Brussels
  • Type: By Invitation Only

BlueInvest Day 2020

BlueInvest Day 2020 will bring together innovators, entrepreneurs, investors, corporates and enablers in the Blue Economy, with the objective of generating concrete business opportunities and visibility for your business. Register now and connect with captains of industry, impact investors and (...) Read more.

  • Date: February 04, 2020
  • Place: QUARE - Brussels Convetion Centre Mont des Arts, 1000 Bruxelles, Belgium - Brussels
  • Type: Open

[POSTPONED] International Coastal Symposium 2020

The symposium will be hosted by the Coastal Environments Research Group, Universidad Pablo de Olavide de Sevilla, under the auspices of the Coastal Education and Research Foundation (CERF) and the Journal of Coastal Research (JCR). The ICS brings together delegates (...) Read more.

  • Date: April 20, 2020
  • Place: Hotel Alfonso XIII - Seville
  • Type: Open

[POSTPONED] European Maritime Day Cork 2020

The European Maritime Day (EMD) Conference and Expo is the annual two-day event during which Europe’s maritime community meet to network, discuss and forge joint action on maritime affairs and sustainable blue economy. EMD Conference and Expo is the place (...) Read more.

  • Date: May 14, 2020
  • Place: Cork City Hall - Cork
  • Type: Open

[POSTPONED] 2020 UN Ocean Conference

The General Assembly through resolution 73/292 decided to convene the 2020 United Nations Conference to Support the Implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 14: Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development. The overarching theme of (...) Read more.

  • Date: June 02, 2020
  • Place: TBD - Lisbon
  • Type: Open

Eurolag9 - conference on coastal lagoons and transitional environments

This conference seeks to bring together scientists, managers and stakeholders to discuss new scientific findings and experiences on the knowledge and use of coastal lagoons, from cold fresh-water Baltic lagoons to the warm hypersaline lagoons in the Mediterranean. Future vision (...) Read more.

  • Date: January 20, 2020
  • Place: Scuola Grande di San Marco Sala degli Angeli Ospedale SS. Giovanni e Paolo, Castello 6777, Venezia ITALIA - Venice
  • Type: Open

World Ocean Summit 2020

We are facing a perfect storm. On the one hand government and industry increasingly see the ocean as an important source of economic growth; on the other, they are tasked with countering the existential threat the ocean faces due to (...) Read more.

  • Date: March 09, 2020
  • Place: Hotel Okura Tokyo, 2-10-4 Toranomon, Minato-ku, Minato City, 105-0001, Japan - Tokyo
  • Type: Open

EUBlueDeal Conference

The EUBlueDeal conference, focused on the Marine Strategy Framework Directive, will take place on 25-26 March 2020 in Brussels. The conference will deal with: State of our Ocean in Europe; Tackling main pressures; Working together on the governance of the (...) Read more.

  • Date: March 25, 2020
  • Place: TBC - Brussels
  • Type: Open

WestMED Hackathons Barcelona

Building on the WestMED Palermo Hackathons in 2019, this edition will explore and clarify project concepts, funding, partnerships, and establish next steps towards successful project application. The session will be back to back with the UfM Regional Stakeholders Conference on (...) Read more.

  • Date: March 11, 2020
  • Place: Barcelona - Barcelona
  • Type: Open

Announcement of the HERMES Virtual International Conference on “Adapting to Coastal Zone Challenges and Risks: Innovative Approaches and Solutions for Local and Regional Authorities in the Balkan-Mediterranean area” (Zoom Business, 18-19 June 2020)

Coastal zones across the Balkans and the Eastern Mediterranean are facing ever-increasing natural and anthropogenic disturbances, including the occurrence of extreme events in the form of intense and more frequent storms, sea level rise, coastal erosion and over-exploitation of their (...) Read more.

  • Date: June 18, 2020
  • Place: Zoom Business - Eleftheroupolis
  • Type: Open

Offshore Energy Exhibition and Conference (OEEC) 2020

Offshore Energy addresses the technical, operational and commercial challenges associated with future sector growth. The three-day event includes an exhibition where an expected 600+ supply chain companies will showcase their products and services. Next to that, there is an accompanying (...) Read more.

  • Date: October 26, 2020
  • Place: RAI Amsterdam, Europaplein 2-22 - Amsterdam
  • Type: Open

IUCN World Conservation Congress

[In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and the Government of France have decided to postpone the IUCN World Conservation Congress 2020 in Marseille to 7-15 January 2021 from its original date (...) Read more.

  • Date: January 07, 2021
  • Place: Parc Chanot. 114 Rond-Point du Prado, 13008 Marseille, France - Marseille
  • Type: Open

International Coastal Symposium 2021

The symposium will be hosted by the Coastal Environments Research Group, Universidad Pablo de Olavide de Sevilla, under the auspices of the Coastal Education and Research Foundation (CERF) and the Journal of Coastal Research (JCR). The ICS brings together delegates (...) Read more.

  • Date: April 01, 2021
  • Place: TBC - Seville
  • Type: Open

European Congress of Marine Biotechnology

The European Society of Marine Biotechnology (ESMB) and the University of Malaga (UMA) will organise the European Congress of Marine Biotechnology (ECMB2020) on November 25-27, 2020, at the Faculty of Science of UMA, Malaga, Spain. ESMB was established in France (...) Read more.

  • Date: November 25, 2020
  • Place: BULEVAR LOUIS PASTEUR - Malaga
  • Type: Open

7th EMB FORUM - BIG DATA IN MARINE SCIENCE

Marine science has arrived in the digital age with a constant flood of data providing opportunities to transform the way we study critical changes in the ocean and novel approaches for the management of its resources. This increasing flow of (...) Read more.

  • Date: October 23, 2020
  • Place: BluePoint Brussels, Boulevard Auguste Reyers 80, 1030 Brussels - Brussels
  • Type: Open

International Ocean Governance Forum- Thematic Working Group webinars

In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, we have decided to change the format of the International Ocean Governance (IOG) Forum, originally scheduled for 22-24 April in Brussels. Ocean governance cannot wait for viruses to stop from spreading. To do (...) Read more.

  • Date: April 22, 2020
  • Place: Online - Online
  • Type: By Invitation Only

EUMOFA webinar - fisheries and aquaculture

Practical applications of EUMOFA’s international trade database on fisheries and aquaculture products. Join our free webinar: 29 April 2020, 10:30 a.m. CET EUMOFA experts will present a step-by-step guide on how to extract import and export volumes, values and prices (...) Read more.

  • Date: April 29, 2020
  • Place: Online - Online
  • Type: Open

Ocean Hackathon

Join the Ocean Hackathon® enterprise in 2020 by organising the event in your city from 9 to 11 October 2020. The weekend culminates in the selection of your award-winning team who will go on to pitch at the international competition (...) Read more.

  • Date: October 09, 2020
  • Place: N/A - Brest
  • Type: Open

[POSTPONED] Data Preparation meeting for Black Sea anchovy

Please note that, in connection with the COVID-19 situation, all scheduled GFCM meetings will be postponed until further notice. For further information, follow the GFCM website http://www.fao.org/gfcm

  • Date: July 06, 2020
  • Place: Tbc - Trabzon
  • Type: By Invitation Only

[POSTPONED] SGSABS benchmark session for Black Sea anchovy

Please note that, in connection with the COVID-19 situation, all scheduled GFCM meetings will be postponed until further notice. For further information, follow the GFCM website http://www.fao.org/gfcm

  • Date: July 13, 2020
  • Place: Tbc - Trabzon
  • Type: By Invitation Only

[POSTPONED] Benchmark assessment for round sardinella

Please note that, in connection with the COVID-19 situation, all scheduled GFCM meetings will be postponed until further notice. For further information, follow the GFCM website http://www.fao.org/gfcm

  • Date: May 04, 2020
  • Place: FAO HQ, Viale delle Terme di Caracalla 00153 - Rome
  • Type: By Invitation Only

[POSTPONED] Subregional Committee for the Eastern Mediterranean

Please note that, in connection with the COVID-19 situation, all scheduled GFCM meetings will be postponed until further notice. For further information, follow the GFCM website http://www.fao.org/gfcm

  • Date: May 04, 2020
  • Place: FAO HQ, Viale delle Terme di Caracalla 00153 - Rome
  • Type: By Invitation Only

[POSTPONED] Fourteenth session of the Compliance Committee (CoC)

Please note that, in connection with the COVID-19 situation, all scheduled GFCM meetings will be postponed until further notice. For further information, follow the GFCM website http://www.fao.org/gfcm

  • Date: May 15, 2020
  • Place: Tbc - Larnaca
  • Type: By Invitation Only

[POSTPONED] Intersessional meeting on the strategy post-2020

Please note that, in connection with the COVID-19 situation, all scheduled GFCM meetings will be postponed until further notice. For further information, follow the GFCM website http://www.fao.org/gfcm

  • Date: June 09, 2020
  • Place: Tbc - Algiers
  • Type: By Invitation Only

[POSTPONED] EUBlueDeal Conference

Due to the COVID-19 situation, the EUBlueDeal Conference has been postponed, probably to October (Tbc)

  • Date: May 11, 2020
  • Place: Tbc - Brussels
  • Type: By Invitation Only

Ocean Energy Europe 2020

This year’s conference programme looks at how innovative ocean energy technologies can drive the green energy transition towards a carbon-neutral future. The impacts of the climate crisis and the coronavirus pandemic underline the importance of investing in robust, shock-resistant industries. (...) Read more.

  • Date: December 01, 2020
  • Place: The Egg, Brussels, Belgium - Brussels
  • Type: Open

Webinar: Solutions for environmental monitoring ocean energy

Every project installing ocean energy devices in real sea conditions includes measures to monitor potential environmental impacts. But even with the results of the monitoring carried out so far, knowledge gaps exist. It is not always easy to collect real (...) Read more.

  • Date: May 19, 2020
  • Place: Online - Online
  • Type: Open

The Mediterranean: scientific expertise for decision-makers International Conference

The conference will cover a broad range of topics, including : evolution of the Mediterranean climate in the 21st century and its impacts on the environment, extreme events (floods, heat waves, marine submersions), water resources management and amplification of droughts, (...) Read more.

  • Date: September 02, 2020
  • Place: Amphithèathre Maurice Toga - Faculté de Médecine - Marseille
  • Type: Open

Webinar: How can islands mobilise finance for their energy transition?

When? 06.05.2020 11:00 - 12:00 Where? GoToWebinar Organiser: EU Islands Secretariat Despite the great renewable energy potential and the availability of the financial sector to deliver the necessary resources, few islands manage to transform their ambitions into bankable renewable energy (...) Read more.

  • Date: May 06, 2020
  • Place: Online - Online
  • Type: Open

Business2Sea 2020

The annual event Business2Sea will take from 10 to 12 November 2020, in Vigo. The event is organised by Fórum Oceano in collaboration with CETMAR Foundation, from Spain

  • Date: November 10, 2020
  • Place: n/a - Vigo
  • Type: By Invitation Only

Mediterranean Coast and Macro-regional Strategies Week 2020

Traditionally, the event aims to raise awareness about the sea, its coast and the natural and economic potential it boasts, and outlines the risks facing the sea and the coast as a result of natural phenomena and human activities. In (...) Read more.

  • Date: September 14, 2020
  • Place: TBC - TBC
  • Type: Open

BlueInvest Thematic Workshop

BlueInvest Events Regional thematic workshops will be organised across Europe to support start-ups and SMEs within a specific sector with their investment and market readiness. Each workshop will be organised within a relevant industry event and will offer acceleration coaching (...) Read more.

  • Date: September 08, 2020
  • Place: n/a - Hamburg
  • Type: Open

BlueInvest Thematic Workshop

BlueInvest Events Regional thematic workshops will be organised across Europe to support start-ups and SMEs within a specific sector with their investment and market readiness. Each workshop will be organised within a relevant industry event and will offer acceleration coaching (...) Read more.

  • Date: October 26, 2020
  • Place: n/a - Athen
  • Type: Open

BlueInvest Thematic Workshop at Sealogy

BlueInvest Events Regional thematic workshops will be organised across Europe to support start-ups and SMEs within a specific sector with their investment and market readiness. Each workshop will be organised within a relevant industry event and will offer acceleration coaching (...) Read more.

  • Date: November 20, 2020
  • Place: n/a - Ferrara
  • Type: Open

Blue Deal Debates: Aquaculture & the EU

The series features discussions on the essential need for a European Blue Deal in parallel with the European Green Deal, and how sustainability can be achieved throughout all sectors. The debates will focus on the inclusion of all relevant stakeholders, (...) Read more.

  • Date: May 19, 2020
  • Place: Online - Online
  • Type: Open

[SP] Economía Azul, el valor de nuestros océanos y mares

«El Clúster Marítimo Marino de Andalucía en colaboración con la Unión Europea, tiene el honor de conmemorar el año Europeo para la protección de los mares y océanos». El próximo 21 de mayo tiene lugar la celebración del Día Marítimo (...) Read more.

  • Date: May 21, 2020
  • Place: Online - Online
  • Type: Open

International Symposium Human Health & the Ocean in a Changing World

The purpose of this symposium is to provide an update on the various risks human activities expose the oceans to, and the threats that those activities and the resulting ocean degradation pose to human health, but also to consider the (...) Read more.

  • Date: December 02, 2020
  • Place: One Monte-Carlo , 1 Place du Casino, - Monaco
  • Type: Open

International Cluster-to-Cluster Meeting - C2C

The event International Cluster-to-Cluster Meeting - C2C is a summit born with the aim of promoting the knowledge of tools for cooperation between clusters, the activation of international partnerships and the development of new projects activated through the action of (...) Read more.

  • Date: June 10, 2020
  • Place: Online - Online
  • Type: By Invitation Only

Mediterranean Coast Day 2020

The Mediterranean Coast Day 2020 will be held in Valletta, Malta on 25 September 2020. More information coming soon.

  • Date: September 25, 2020
  • Place: TBD - Valletta
  • Type: Open

Webinar: Blue Natural Capital Financing Facility

When: June 11th 10AM EST Please join us for another very insightful CFA Webinar, hosted by our Marine and Coastal Finance Working Group. The webinar will feature the Blue Natural Capital Financing Facility, and will focus on recently released report (...) Read more.

  • Date: May 11, 2020
  • Place: Online - Online
  • Type: Open

EUSEW 2020 side event OEE-IRENA webinar

The EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW) brings together policymakers, stakeholders and citizens to achieve climate and energy goals for the EU. In the framework of EUSEW 2020, Ocean Energy Europe (OEE) and the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) will host (...) Read more.

  • Date: June 19, 2020
  • Place: Online - Online
  • Type: Open

World Oceans Day

On World Oceans Day, people around our blue planet celebrate and honor our ocean, which connects us all. Get together with your family, friends, community, and millions of others around our blue planet to start creating a better future. By (...) Read more.

  • Date: June 08, 2020
  • Place: Online - Online
  • Type: Open

[FR] Webinar: Economie circulaire, pêche et aquaculture

Venez participer à un moment d’échanges sur le thème de l’économie circulaire au sein de la pêche et l’aquaculture, le mercredi 24 juin de 14h30 à 16h30. Animé par le Pôle Mer Méditerranée, avec le soutien du CPIE Bassin de (...) Read more.

  • Date: June 24, 2020
  • Place: Online - Online
  • Type: Open

Webinar SEALINES: Results from the Start-up Action (BlueMed)

SEALINES: Results from the Start-up Action Webinar, June 17th, h 10:50- 12:15 CEST The international scale network represented an innovative way of working in defying methods, common standards and best practices for maintenance, monitoring and re-purposing of the sealines contemplating (...) Read more.

  • Date: June 17, 2020
  • Place: Online - Online
  • Type: Open

Maritime Spatial Planning in Italy and the WestMED Basin

Within the WestMED Assistance Mechanism for Blue Growth and Blue Economy , the National Hub Italy, with the support of the National Coordinator, organises an online National Event on 25 – 26 June, with morning and afternoon sessions. Maritime Spatial (...) Read more.

  • Date: June 25, 2020
  • Place: Online - NA
  • Type: Open

WestMED National Event Tunisia | 30 June |Tunis

The National Hub Tunisia organises a National Event on the blue economy in Tunisia on June 30. This event aims to support the national process to develop the Blue Economy strategy.Many topics will be covered, such as maritime spatial planning, (...) Read more.

  • Date: June 30, 2020
  • Place: Online - NA
  • Type: Open

WestMed Italy Sustainable Tourism

Within the WestMED Assistance Mechanism for Blue Growth and Blue Economy , the National Hub Italy, with the support of the National Coordinator, organises an online National Event on 25 – 26 June, with morning and afternoon sessions. Sustainable Coastal (...) Read more.

  • Date: June 26, 2020
  • Place: Online - NA
  • Type: Open

Training day - Information day for the application of the PPGIS

Training day - Information day for the application of the geographic information system of public participation (PPGIS) in the Region of Western Greece to deal with coastal erosion issues within the European project «TRITON» Thanks to «Triton», funded by Interreg (...) Read more.

  • Date: July 01, 2020
  • Place: Patras - Patras
  • Type: Open

SeaDataCloud Online User Workshop Hi-Tech to High knowledge

Registration and online attendance to the training are free of charge. Main topic and Goal: Computer scientists and marine researchers will illustrate data services, metadata services and software tools provided by SeaDataNet. Target audience and benefits The workshop is intended (...) Read more.

  • Date: September 17, 2020
  • Place: Online -
  • Type: Open

FOWT 2020: Floating Offshore Wind Turbines

Following FOWT 2019's resounding success with nearly 810 participants from 28 different countries, preparation for FOWT 2020 is actively underway. We are pleased to announce that the next edition will return to Marseille and will be held on 7th&8th of (...) Read more.

  • Date: September 07, 2020
  • Type: Open

INFODAY Blue Economy Window Call

Save the date!EASME is organising a virtual Info-day on the forthcoming 2020 Blue Economy Window call on 24 November 2020. For updates on the call publication, check regularly the F&T opportunity portal https://europa.eu/!bp89rj

  • Date: November 24, 2020
  • Place: Online -
  • Type: Open

BLUE DEAL - 1º BUSINESS FORUM

The first BLUE DEAL Business Forum will be organized by Dynamic Vision, aiming to transfer BLUE DEAL knowledge and tools to private stakeholders, fostering their interaction and creating opportunities for collaboration.WHEN AND WHERE:It will be incorporated into a major event (...) Read more.

  • Date: November 30, 2020
  • Place: TBC - Athens
  • Type: Open

WEBINAR “THE BLUE GROWTH FARM AND SEA USE”

What is the opinion of the key stakeholders involved in the fish supply chain?Would you like to learn more about Multipurpose Offshore Installations (MOI) to support of the growing global demand for seafood? What is your opinion about offshore aquaculture?Do (...) Read more.

  • Date: September 11, 2020
  • Place: Online -
  • Type: Open

BlueInvest Thematic Workshop: Green Shipping

The BlueInvest Thematic Workshop is a one day virtual event co-organised by BlueInvest and BlueGrowth (Aephoria).The event features investors' pitches, corporate spotlight and one-to-one business meetings with potential partners, enablers and investors in the green shipping, smart ports and maritime (...) Read more.

  • Date: October 21, 2020
  • Place: Online -
  • Type: Open

EU4Ocean workshop – Designing Ocean Literacy action in Europe

On 24 – 25 September 2020, the first EU4Ocean workshop– Designing Ocean Literacy action in Europe will be organised by the EU4Ocean Coalition – a new initiative on ocean literacy of the European Commission.Following the official announcement by the Commissioner (...) Read more.

  • Date: September 24, 2020
  • Place: Online -
  • Type: Open

Sea Tech Week

Sea Tech Week® – International event showcasing Campus mondial de la mer.Attracting almost one thousand participants to Brest every two years, Sea Tech Week® is an opportunity to experience the Campus mondial de la mer community’s expertise first-hand and to (...) Read more.

  • Date: October 12, 2020
  • Place: Online -
  • Type: Open

The Mediterranean and Climate Change: Impacts, people, action

The International Autumn School will bring together two content areas and two methodologies: oceans, climate change, foresight and participatory simulationThe event is open to all applicants who are ‘Mediterranean stakeholders’, people who, and organizations that, have an interest in planning (...) Read more.

  • Date: October 27, 2020
  • Place: Online -
  • Type: Open

Online Workshop: Maritime Spatial Planning and Offshore Wind Energy

The first cross-sectoral workshop within the Capacity4MSP project platform will be dedicated to the Energy sector. The online workshop titled ‘Maritime Spatial Planning and Offshore Wind Energy’ will take place on 22 September 2020.The workshop aims to support the exchange (...) Read more.

  • Date: September 22, 2020
  • Place: Online -
  • Type: Open

Virtual Brokerage Event on the European Green Deal Call

The European Commission’s Directorate General for Research and Innovation, the Research Executive Agency, the Executive Agency for SMEs, and the Innovation and Networks Executive Agency, invite you to participate in the Info Day on the European Green deal Call, published (...) Read more.

  • Date: September 23, 2020
  • Place: Online -
  • Type: Open

InterregMed: #GovForMED

If you are are involved in governance issues in the Mediterranean, there is ONE great conference coming up on November 6th 2020.

  • Date: November 06, 2020
  • Place: Online -
  • Type: Open