3rd Ocean of Tomorrow Conference, Brussels, Belgium
The 3rd Ocean of Tomorrow Conference: What results so far for healthy and productive seas and oceans? will be taking place in Brussels on 11 November 2015.
The objectives of the conference are:
- to present the results of projects funded under the Seventh Framework Programme for Research and Technological Development (FP7) "The Ocean of Tomorrow" call 2012 which aimed at supporting the implementation of the Marine Strategy Framework Directive (2008/56/EC)1 and the achievement of "Good Environment Status" (GES) of EU waters by 2020.
- to envisage how these results can contribute to innovative solutions to improve the overall health and productivity of seas and oceans.
- to capitalise on these results for new research and innovation strategies and actions to reduce pollution on land and at sea and to preserve coasts, seas and oceans.
The venue of the Conference is European Commission MADOU Building, Auditorium Karel van Miert, 1 Place Madou, 1210 Brussels.
PERSEUS is part of the session on 'Achieving Good Environmental status of our seas and oceans (GES) through research and innovation' represented by the project coordinator.