The Infoday "Secure Societies" & "Spanish Brokerage Event" was held at CDTI (Centre for Development of Industrial Technology) on Wednesday December 18th in relation to the Security theme of the next Horizon 2020. The event was attended by two participants of the European Commission: Paolo Salieri, from DG Enterprise and Gustav Kalbe, from DG Connect.
In the event PLOCAN presented its experience in European FP7 projects and its capabilities facing the Horizon 2020 within the "Secure Societies" program.
The public consortium Oceanic Platform of the Canary Islands -PLOCAN- received this week the PLOCAN UNO boat that will be used to transport scientific equipment and passengers between the platform and its two nearest ports (La Luz and Las Palmas, and Taliarte). The boat will also be used in deployment and recovery maneuvers of scientific equipment for marine monitoring in the area as needed.