How space solutions can support the growth of a sustainable Blue Economy
Our roundtable at Euromaritime 2022 will target French and European professionals from the maritime industry, in particular shipbuilders, port authorities, maritime transport operators, marine researchers, and technology experts, as well as national, local, and regional policy and decision makers. The session will also be open to tech students and start-uppers interested in developing innovative solutions for the maritime domain.
The workshop is organised in the frame of the CNES Colloque La Mer et L’Espace that will take place throughout the whole Euromaritime.
Introduction to the roundtable
Alessandra Vernile, Project Officer, Eurisy
High-Level Welcome- Innovation in the European Blue Economy
Video message from Elodie Viau, Director TIA, European Space Agency
Video message from Andreea Strachinescu, Head of Maritime Innovation, Marine Knowledge and Investment Unit, DG MARE, European Commission
Keynote Speech- The European Blue Economy
The second keynote will present the European Commission EU Blue Economy Observatory, which is based on the annual EU Blue Economy Report, and which was recently established to support policies, decision makers and stakeholders that are active in the maritime domain. The keynote will also focus on the needs of the European blue economy operators in relation with the objectives of the European Green Deal, a stronger Europe in the World as well as the European Commission strategy.
Jann Martinsohn, Head of Unit, Water and Marine Resources, European Joint Research Centre (ISPRA)
Fabrice Maire, Chairman, European Network of Maritime Clusters
Roundtable: Space services at the core of blue economy
The roundtable will gather representatives among the most innovative space companies providing maritime related services. The panelists will elaborate on how the presented solutions can support to tackle the challenges faced by the maritime operators
Moderator: Isabelle Duvaux-Béchon, Blue World Task Force, European Space Agency Invited speakers:
- Nil Angli, European Space Agency
- Daniela Iasillo, Planetek Italia
- Pedro Ribeiro, Elecnor Deimos
- Marnix Laanen, Water Insight B.V.
- Pete Round, Kleos Space
Q&A interaction with the audience
Eric Brel, Space Applications Expert, CNES