The Copernicus Marine Week – 25-29 September 2017, Brussels (Belgium)

A major event to present Copernicus Marine Service activities and achievements and discuss its future plans.

Can Earth Observation data help Blue Growth? Join the VRE for Aquaculture session at the upcoming EO Open Science Conference

The European Space Agency (ESA) is organizing the 3d consultation meeting of Earth Observation (EO) Open Science in ESRIN (Frascati, Italy) on  25–28 September 2017 to explore new challenges and opportunities for EO research created by the rapid advances in Information and Communications Technologies (ICT). This includes open tools and software, data-intensive science, virtual research environment, citizen science and crowdsourcing, advanced visualization, e-learning and education of the new generation of EO and Data scientists.

Codata international conference, October 8-13, Saint Petersburg, Russia

The Codata International Conference will explore the fundamental issues relating to the availability, (re-)use and scientific analysis of data that relate to the most significant contemporary global challenges. 
 

BlueBRIDGE contributes to the Aquaculture Europe 2017 conference, 17-20 October 2017, Dubrovnik, Croatia

One of the factors that may contribute to the lack of positive growth in the aquaculture sector, is the lack of cooperation between operators. This may be regarding production, promotion and market intelligence or training and knowledge management including open access publications. Turning policy into growth can be achieved through diminishing competitive forces through common actions using regional cooperation, public/private partnerships and other initiatives that help to reduce conflicts.