Blue Talks


Blue Talks is a series of short on-line events focused on the topic of a blue economy organised by the SEA-EU. Talks are delivered in the form of a one-hour webinar where an expert in the topic presents the state of play in the specific field and participants are invited to contribute with questions and comments for the Q&A session.

Next session with Pedro Mayorga Rubio from ENEROCEAN 6th of May


Previous Blue Talks

The Blue bioeconomy – experiences from the Baltic Sea Region – Angela Schultz-Zehden, Managing Director @SUBMARINER Network

15/10/2020 @ 13:00

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Angela Schultz-Zehden from Submariner Network will share experiences and lessons learnt on implementing the blue bioeconomy solutions in the Baltic Sea Region.

Experience of the Blue Mediterranean Implementation Plan – Margherita Cappelletto, BlueMed

12/11/2020 @ 13:00

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Recognizing the complexity of the governance of the Mediterranean basin, exposed to critical environmental threats among other stressors, the talk addresses the BlueMed Initiative, a cooperation framework to develop a sustainable blue economy in the area. It focuses on the key research and innovation priorities for blue jobs and growth, underlying the collaborative process that led to their identification and will lead to their implementation.

How COVID-19 is affecting tourism– Anabela Marques Santos and Karel Haegeman from JRC

15/12/2020 @ 14:00

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Major impact Covid-19 had on tourism as it affected tourist preferences. What are the possible solutions? How can we react? Answers will give Anabela Marques Santos and Karel Hageman.

The Operational Oceanography– Aldo Drago from the University of Malta

21/01/2021@ 13:00

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Aldo Drago will talk about the role of The Operational Oceanography in the new decade.

Hanna Ladkowska and Konrad Ocalewicz will talk about Potential for Blue Growth

18/02/2021@ 13:00

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Avan Antia will talk about the sustainability of oceans

31/03/2021@ 13:00

Upcoming Blue Talks

  • Present and future challenges in the development of hybrid platforms for the exploitation of marine renewable energies and aquaculture, Pedro Mayorga Rubio, ENEROCEAN- the 6th of May
  • The Fucosan project, dr. Alexa Klettner; University of Kiel – June
  • Competitiveness of the Port Logistics Chain, Dr. María del Mar Cerbán, University of Cadiz – to be announced- July

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