Video presentations | JPI OCEANS

Video presentations

Welcome and introduction

  • Caron Montgomery, Chair JPI Oceans Management Board - Head of Marine and Fisheries Science, Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (DEFRA), UK


Opening Session

  • Bart Tommelein, State secretary for the Fight against Social Fraud, Privacy and North Sea, Belgium

  • Dilek Ayhan, State Secretary Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries, Norway

  • Robert-Jan Smits, Director General, European Commission DG Research & Innovation


Session 'Going beyond the national level: Cooperation priorities of European countries in marine & maritime research'

  • Kathrine Angell-Hansen, CSA Oceans Coordinator - Director JPI Oceans secretariat


  • Caron Montgomery, Chair of JPI Oceans' Management Board - DEFRA, UK


Session 'Implementing the European Research Area in marine & maritime research'

Session chair: Gilles Lericolais, Executive Committee JPI Oceans - Director of European and International Affairs, Ifremer, France



Pilot actions

  • Jasper Dalhuisen, The Netherlands

  • Joachim Harms, Germany

  • Joachim Harms, Germany

  • David Cox, Belgium 


Joint actions & new tools

  • Jacky Wood, Deputy-Director JPI Oceans secretariat


Panel session: Horizon scanning - Setting joint priorities for future marine & maritime research

Session Chair: Peter Herzig, Chair of JPI Oceans' Strategic Advisory Board - Executive Director, GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel

  • Peter Heffernan, Chief Executive, Marine Institute Ireland
  • Christina Abilgaard, Management Board JPI Oceans - Department Director, Research Council of Norway
  • Niall McDonough, Strategic Advisory Board JPI Oceans - Executive Secretary, European Marine Board
  • Sigi Gruber, Head of the Unit for Marine Resources, European Commission DG Research and Innovation


Panel session: Blue growth and jobs

Session Chair: Emilio Fortunato Campana, JPI Oceans' Management Board - Director, Marine Technology Research Institute, CNR, Italy

  • François Duthoit, Chair, Waterborne Blue Growth Working Group
  • John Murray, Chief Executive, Society of Maritime Industries
  • Courtney Hough, Secretary, European Aquaculture Technology and Innovation Platform (EATiP)
  • Damien Périssé, Director, Responsible for maritime affairs, innovation and competitiveness, and follow-up of the Baltic Sea Commission, Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions of Europe (CPMR)


Closing session

  • Marianne Wenning, Director, European Commission, DG Environment

  • Manuel Barange, Vice Chair Strategic Advisory Board JPI Oceans - Deputy Chief Executive and Director of Science at Plymouth Marine Laboratory (PML), UK

  • Ricardo Serrão Santos, Member of the European Parliament

  •  Caron Montgomery, Chair JPI Oceans Management Board - Head of Marine and Fisheries Science, Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (DEFRA), UK




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