5th Atlantic Stakeholder ConferenceExternal

Activity Overview

Type: Conference
Start Date: October 23, 2018
End Date: October 24, 2018
Venue: Mar de Vigo, Vigo, Spain
Website: Support Team for the Atlantic Action Plan page
E-mail: helpdesk [at] atlanticstrategy.eu

The 5th annual conference of the European Atlantic Stakeholders Platform will focus on actions to boost youth employment in the maritime domain and will gather political leaders, maritime clusters, enterprises, academic institutions, funding donors and investors from all across the Atlantic seaboard.

What should you expect?
•    Dedicated plenary sessions and stakeholder workshops where discussions will focus on how to pursue a maritime career in the 21st century, how to obtain the necessary skills and how to embrace innovation without risking jobs;
•    A half-day business-to-business networking session, under the auspices of the Enterprise Europe Network, aiming to help maritime business operators and service suppliers innovate and grow internationally;
•    The 3rd Atlantic Project Award Ceremony aiming to honour outstanding achievement by projects in the geographical area covered by the Atlantic strategy and that are related to the implementation of the Atlantic Action Plan.
Who should attend?
•    Public and private organizations, research institutions and universities, institutional and private investors, SMEs, innovators, non-governmental associations and representatives of the civil society from the Atlantic region wishing to engage in the implementation of the Atlantic Plan and the Blue Economy.

More information on the event, such as application dates, will become available in the coming weeks.