PLOCAN’s marine vehicles at the Open Gov Week

By June 30, 2022 November 28th, 2022 News

The Oceanic Platform of the Canary Islands has virtually exhibited its glider laboratory and offered a talk given by PLOCAN’s head of underwater vehicles and machines, Carlos Barrera, on the occasion of Open Gov Week.

The talk took place in different areas of the laboratory so that attendees could learn about the different glider technologies, how they work and the activities that PLOCAN carries out with these devices. Attendees had the opportunity to actively participate by asking questions during the session.


La Semana de la Administración Abierta es una iniciativa impulsada a nivel mundial por la Alianza para el Gobierno Abierto (Open Gov Week) con el objetivo principal de acercar las Administraciones Públicas a la ciudadanía, basándose en los principios del Gobierno Abierto: transparencia, rendición de cuentas, participación ciudadana, integridad pública y colaboración. En España, la Semana de la Administración Abierta es coordinada e impulsada por la Dirección General de Gobernanza Pública del Ministerio de Hacienda y Función Pública, con la colaboración del Foro de Gobierno Abierto.

Open Govt Week is an initiative promoted worldwide by the Open Government Alliance with the main objective of bringing Public Administrations closer to citizens, based on the principles of Open Government: transparency, accountability, citizen participation, public integrity and collaboration. In Spain, the Open Government Week is coordinated and promoted by the Directorate General of Public Governance of the Ministry of Finance and Public Function, with the collaboration of the Open Government Forum.

The recording of the talk is available at the following link.