Session I: Joint actions JPI Oceans - Achievements & impact

  • Ecological aspects of deep sea mining
    1. MiningImpact project
    Matthias Haeckel, GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel, Coordinator MiningImpact
    2. Future activities
    Ulrich Wolf, Senior Officer, Project Management Jülich, Germany - CSA Oceans 2
  • Munitions in the Sea
    Emilio Campana, Management Board JPI Oceans - Head of the Engineering Department, National Research Council, Italy
  • Marine calibration network
    George Petihakis, Associate Researcher, Institute of Oceanography of the Hellenic Centre of Marine Research, Greece
  • MarTERA ERA-NET Cofund on marine and maritime technologies
    Filiz Aslan, Project Management Jülich, Germany - Coordinator MarTERA
  • ERA-NET Cofund on blue bio-economy
    Kristin Thorud, Management Board JPI Oceans, Research Council of Norway


Session II: Joint actions JPI Oceans -Achievements & impact


Pitch presentations Marine and Maritime ERA-NETs - BONUS - Bluemed


PARALLEL SESSION I: Looking beyond Europe: International cooperation in research funding

Terry Schaefer, NOAA Research International Activities Office
Caron Montgomery, Management Board JPI Oceans - Head of Marine and Fisheries Science, Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (DEFRA), UK
Lisa Almesjö, Management Board JPI Oceans - Swedish Research Council for Environment, Agricultural Sciences and Spatial Planning
Anne Christine Brusendorff, General Secretary, ICES


PARALLEL SESSION II: Beyond dissemination: Creating impact with marine science communication

Ana Noronha, Executive Director, Ciência Viva Francesca Santoro, Programme specialist, UNESCO- IOC
Raquel Costa, Directorate of Ocean Policy, Ministry of the Sea, Portugal


PARALLEL SESSION III: Open science clinic: An introduction to terms and operation of Open Access and Open Data

Jan-Bart Calewaert, Head, EMODnet secretariat
Sigi Gruber, Head, Marine Resources, Bioeconomy Directorate, DG R&I, European Commission
Ivo Grigorov, FOSTER+
Stéphane Pesant, OpenAIRE CONNECT


PARALLEL SESSION IV: Harnessing the potential of innovative technologies for the maritime sector

Winfried Keiper, General Secretary, EuMaT
Antonio Pascoal, EuRobotics TP - Dynamical Systems and Ocean Robotics Lab, Institute for Systems and Robotics
Christine Valentin, COO, World Ocean Council
Tom Remy, WindEurope
Miguel Castrillo, European Technology Platform for High Performance Computing


High level panel session - Mission Ocean (Discussion Session)

  • Eric Karsenti, Scientific Director, Tara Oceans expedition
  • Lisandro Benedetti-Cecchi, Vice Rector European and international research, University of Pisa
  • Ingrid Schjølberg, Vice Dean Research and Innovation - Director NTNU Oceans


Closing session (Discussion Session)

  • Ana Paula Vitorino, Minister of the Sea, Portugal
  • Sigi Gruber, Head, Marine Resources, Bioeconomy Directorate, DG R&I, European Commission
  • Future outlooks and opportunities for JPI Oceans
    Chair JPI Oceans Management Board








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