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European Maritime Day 2017 – Poole

European Maritime Day 2017 – Poole

POOLE 2017
The 10th EMD conference was succesfully organised on 18-19 May 2017 in Poole. Over 600 participants attended the conference, including plenary sessions, stakeholder workshops, exhibitions and project presentations. The conference is followed by the Poole Maritime Festival (18-21 May 2017), engaging the general public and celebrating Poole and Dorset's local maritime heritage and environment.
The 2018 edition of EMD will be hosted in Burgas, on the Bulgarian Black Sea coast.


At the heart of European Maritime Day is a 2-day conference. High-level sessions and stakeholder workshops attract delegates & experts from across Europe and beyond. Venue: Lighthouse Arts & Conference Centre in Poole  Read more


Interested stakeholders will also be able to apply for stands on the grounds of the conference center. Read more





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Poole Maritime Festival

An exciting week of events that includes the European Maritime Day. Together with a programme of business events aimed at local businesses from Poole’s thriving maritime sector and a spectacular line up of various family focused maritime events and entertainment it’s a week not to be missed!