Start: Thursday 19th May 2022
End: Friday 20th May 2022
Location: Ravenna, Italy
The European Maritime Day (EMD) is an annual 2-day event that brings together Europe’s maritime community, providing a forum for participants to discuss collaborative opportunities amongst the scientific community, as well as methods and practices for creating a sustainable blue economy.
The 2022 edition of European Maritime Day will take place in Ravenna, Italy, 19-20 May 2022 and the main theme is ‘Sustainable blue economy for green recovery’.
Topics include ocean and climate, food from the ocean, and healthy and clean oceans. The event will host key speakers, thematic sessions, stakeholder workshops, and project pitch sessions. Thematic sessions and pitch stage sessions will focus on presenting relevant and innovative information regarding maritime affairs and fisheries.
The EMD is a hybrid event, which offers virtual access for those who cannot attend in person and is co-organised by the European Commission.
Iliad will be represented at the EMD and is a co-organiser of the HUB Ocean Workshop. The topic of this workshop is ‘Ensuring Interoperability between Digital Twins of the Ocean’, which will include invited speakers from VLIZ and Mercator who will present, alongside Iliad, their plans in the Digital Twins for the Ocean with the goal of identifying where interoperability is needed.
The HUB Ocean Workshop is a hybrid event, which will be held on 19th May 2022.