The European Commission has organised workshops with the Atlantic member states to ensure awareness of the Atlantic Forum and EU funding processes to feed the Atlantic Action Plan and to assist stakeholders in coming forward with well-prepared projects.
The first 5 workshops of the Atlantic Forum were:
21/09/2012: Horta (Ilha do Faial, Azores), Portugal
Coastal and deep sea resources
29-30/10/2012: Brest, France
Innovation at the service of a low carbon economy
12/11/2012: Bilbao, Spain
Ocean services and climate change mitigation under the ecosystem approach
24/01/2013: Cardiff, UK
Reducing carbon footprint and achieving socially inclusive economic growth
04-05/03/2013: Cork, Ireland
Research and innovation, ports and overview of the Action Plan
Use the banner above to navigate between the different workshops.
Atlantic stakeholder conference in Porto on 20 January 2015
As part of the implementation of the Atlantic Action Plan, the European Commission invites stakeholders to share their practical knowledge and ideas at the Atlantic Stakeholder Platform conference. Registration is now open.
Be a part of European Maritime Day 2015
Ahead of the 8th annual European Maritime Day Conference, to be held in Piraeus, Greece, on 28 and 29 May next year, the European Commission is organising two information sessions for anyone wanting to get involved in the conference.
Conference on Maritime Spatial Planning and Tourism, Venice, 27 November
Speech by Karmenu Vella - Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries