news INITIATIVES: Providing marine data and forecasts via mobile touch screen devices to reach out to a large audience of potential users website

University of Cyprus

Nicosia, Cyprus
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The project involves formulating and developing platform-optimised content and related services for users from the recreation sector. OC-UCY aims to expand their services and user base by defining and launching information services for mobile touch screen devices, starting with services in support of tourism and recreation. SeaMobile project will position the marine data and information services of OC-UCY as relevant and useful for the tourist and recreational sector in Cyprus (the economic sector of largest activity in Cyprus). It will provide insights about how to improve mobile oceanographic data services in Cyprus, including possibilities for expanding to the government and private sectors. Moreover it will give OC-UCY opportunities to bring their achievements forward to the EU and international operational oceanography community for adoption and further expansion through joint EU-funded projects
Timeframe
  • Finalised
Geographical coverage
  • Regional (only Mediterranean sea basin)
Intended Users
  • Administrations/Authorities
  • Businessmen/Companies
  • General public
Source of funding
  • EU Funds
  • Public funding
Country of project partners
  • Cyprus
  • Netherlands
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