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Conference on Innovation in fisheries areas, Vigo, 19 october

(24/09/2010)

Conference on Innovation in fisheries areas, Vigo, 19 october

‘Making European maritime areas places for innovation and development’ – this is the message to be expressed on this occasion by the Directorate General for Regional Policy and the Directorate General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries.

The conference will highlight innovative initiatives in the maritime industries for the countries of the European Union which are dependent upon the sea, and European partner institutions, experts and sponsors from throughout the Union will be in attendance.

Four thematic roundtable discussions will be held, focusing on:

- New information and communication technologies in the fishing industry;

- Renewable energy in coastal areas;

- Fishing and coastal tourism and other related economic activities;

- Fishing, aquaculture and industrial processing.

Programme and registration: conference website

(Required conference code: Vigoconference2010)

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