El 9 Diciembre Mr. Nazeeh J. Shaheen, from L3-Maripro, USA Ca., presented on cabled ocean observatories, systems engineering evolution, design, development, qualification, installation and operation of the MARS, NEPTUNE Canada and OOI RSN cabled ocean observatory primary infrastructure programs. Mr. Shaheen has 26 years of industrial experience in the areas of high technology design, development and project management of defense, data communication and cabled subsea sensor systems.
The 2nd December 2011, Mr. Luis Súarez, Knowledge Manager at IBM, gave a speech in PLOCAN titled "Social Enterprises". In this speech he detailed the big steps if the change that are happening in knowledge-based companies to transform themselves into an open model, more transparent, embracing social networks, where social relations are empowered both internally and externally to the organization.
14-12-2011. The "Open Marine Risk Environmental Problems Problems Forum" was held on December 14th 2011, at the auditorium of the ULPGC.
Commissioner Maria Damanaki presented the Atlantic Strategy at the Lisbon Atlantic Conference held the 28th and 29th of November 2011, in Portugal. Over 1,500 representatives from public and private institutions from 5 European countries involved (Britain, Ireland France, Spain and Portugal) attended the event. The strategy sets out the main fields of action to target major European dimension projects for this area, but seeking collaboration with the American countries of the Atlantic.