The Socioeconomic Advisory Committee (CASE) is a consultative body of the Consortium, whose objective is to advise on the PLOCAN scientific and technological activities, programs and plans, as well as to propose future actions that may focus the actions of the Consortium on contributing to the sustainable socioeconomic development of oceanic activities.

CASE was constituted in its first meeting, held in PLOCAN´s headquarters on October 9th, 2009. It is composed by recognized prestige members in the socioeconomic fields related to the objectives and activities of the Consortium, appointed by the Strategic Council.

Chair Person

Dr. Rafael Robaina Romero. Rector de la Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (ULPGC).

Members

D. Andrés Hermida Trastoy. Director General de Ordenación Pesquera.
D. Vicente Marrero Domínguez. Presidente del Clúster Marítimo de Canarias.
D. Antonio Sánchez Godinez. Vicealmirante Ingeniero, Director de Construcciones Navales del Ministerio de Defensa.
D. Miguel Montesdeoca Hernández. Presidente del Clúster de la Ingeniería de Canarias.
D. Blas Gabriel Trujillo Oramas. Presidente del Consejo Económico Social de Canarias.
D. Rafael Rodríguez Valero. Director General de la Marina Mercante.

Secretary

D. Arturo González Romero. Director General de la Fundación Innovamar.