A dissemination seminar of marine and maritime R&D&I in the Macaronesian Region was celebrated within the framework of the RIS3_NET (Interregional Co-operation for the Intelligent Growth of the MAC Regions) project, as part of the “Blue Growth” pilot project. The objective of this pilot project is to promote the Macaronesian R & D & I related to the Blue Growth Strategy of the European Commission.
"El próximo sábado 8 de Junio se celebra el día de los Océanos. PLOCAN se suma a esta iniciativa enviando un mensaje de apoyo a la conservación a través de un uso responsable y sostenible de los Océanos con la iniciativa #GoAtlanticBlue
The partners of the ECOMARPORT project attended to a general coordination meeting in Funchal (Madeira), led by PLOCAN, in order to evaluate the progress made in the framework of the project during the last 30 months. Moreover, they established the strategic plan to develop the operational activities, processing of products, dissemination, etc.
The 8th EGO Meeting and International Glider Workshop (biennial international conference on glider technologies) was celebrated at the Rutgers University in New Brunswick, (NJ, USA). More than 200 participants, which included worldwide user groups and major manufacturers of this type of ocean observing systems, attended the meeting.