Atlantic Ocean Research Alliance Event.
When: 13 November 2013, 14:30–16:30
Where: European Parliament, Brussels, Room A4F 384
Organised by Maria da Graça CARVALHO MEP.
•Opening remarks and presentation of the Atlantic Ocean Research by Maria da Graça CARVALHO; Robert-Jan SMITS Director-General, DG Research and Innovation, European Commission and Lowri EVANS Director-General DG for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries.
•David PLUNKETT – Ambassador of Canada to the European Union
•Thomas REOTT – US Economic Counsellor to the European Union
•Milagros CANDELA – Research Counsellor Spanish REPER
•Lourdes ARMESTO, Head of Department, Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation JPI Oceans’ Management Board representative
•Maria do Céu PATRÃO NEVES – MEP PESC
•Peter HEFFERNANN – Galway Marine Institute, Ireland
•Prof Michael ST. JOHN – Researcher coordinating the Eurobasin Project
Closing remarks – Maria da Graça CARVALHO MEP