Radio Nacional de España’s programme “El Verano en Radio 5” devoted one of their programmes to the Canary Island Oceanic Platform, addressing the Consortium’s activities and the prospects of the blue economy in the Canary Islands (see podcast here).
The Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology (FECyT) ha validado a PLOCAN como Scientific Culture and Innovation Unit (UCC+i). To such end, the FECyT assessed the scientific dissemination activities implemented in PLOCAN in 2016..
PLOCAN has advertised two vacancies on the University of Las Palmas Foundation (FULP) Inserta Dual Training Programme. The students covering both vacancies will start on the 1st of September and the courses will last 10 months.
PLOCAN, in collaboration with the Elder Museum of Science and Technology, is organising an educational exhibition on underwater robotics in the Elder Science and Technology Museum that runs from Tuesday 8th of August until Saturday the 2nd of September.