On Friday May 18th, Verónica Mesa González gave the talk entitled: "Abengoa Hidrógeno. Hydrogen for a sustainable world", part of the Continuous Training Plan of PLOCAN.
Verónica Mesa Vélez-Bracho holds a degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (ULPGC). In 2005 she joined the Abengoa Hidrógeno SA (before Hynergreen Technologies, Inc.) where she does her work performing Research and Development in the fields of hydrogen and fuel cells as responsible for the Systems Engineering Division.
Within the framework of GROOM and COST Action 0904 projects, is being held from today until tomorrow May 23rd in Mallorca a specific workshop on gliders, under the name of GLIDER OPERATIONS IN EUROPE: SCIENTIFIC, TECHNICAL AND OPERATIONAL CHALLENGES.
Mr. Patrice Pla and Mr. Yann Le Page, sales manager and chief technological officer respectively from the French company ACSA-Alcen, represented by Grafinta S.A. as its Spanish dealer (its marketing manager, Mrs. Susana Mier, joined us too) provide a conference on the technological capabilities of the company, focusing on the development and commercial release of an autonomous underwater vehicle, under the name of SeaExplorer.
Last week (17-21 April 2012), technicians from the Oceanic Platform of the Canary Islands(PLOCAN) flew to Madeira to take part in several actions related to the MacSimar project (Incorporación de un sistema integrado de monitorización meteorológica oceanográfica de la Macaronesia en la estrategia de investigación marina/marítima europea), funded by the MAC 2007-2013 program (transnational cooperation Madeira-Azores-Canarias).