ISSS Events

Talking Blue Sustainability

ISSS partners organize webinars under the patronage of Members of the European Parliament on specific topics that are related to Blue Sustainability.
Objectives of the format:

  • Highlight ISSS work linked to concrete policies to a broad audience
  • Start discussions in the Brussels bubble on the issue at hand
  • Connecting ISSS researchers with policymakers in Brussels.

Join us for our next webinars and talk with us about current challenges, solutions and new innovations!

Online Event on June 22, 2022: Governing the oceans of tomorrow: How ocean monitoring delivers on the blue arm of the Green Deal. Register now!

 

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Internal: ISSS Breakfast Club

The ISSS Breakfast Club is a series of internal events organised by the ISSS EU Policy Working Group to connect the ISSS Community with policymakers and create new opportunities for knowledge sharing and collaboration

All ISSS staff members are welcome to join. The one hour events take place once a month, start-off with an impulse talk on a certain topic and is then open for discussions and networking. The shown presentations are available for all ISSS members. Feel free to contact us for further information.

Upcoming event:

May 2022: ILIAD - the way forward

Past events:

  • Apr 2022: Digital Twin of the Ocean 
  • Mar 2022: EMODnet - Structure, evolution, position in the EU marine data landscape and future developments 
  • Feb 2022: SeaDataNet - History of the Building and Upgrade of an European oceanographic data infrastructure
  • Jan 2022: EU Mission - Restore our Ocean and Waters

Other upcoming Events

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EMD In My Country

European Maritime Day In My Country 2022 events will take place all over Europe from April to October 2022. EMD In My Country is a key part of the wave of ocean awareness and activism that has been rising steadily in recent years: the events under its brand have become more and more popular, attracting more than 25,000 participants every year.

Upcoming Events:

#YourOceanQuestion

Past Events

September/ October 2021

EUSBSR Annual Forum 2021

The ISSS Baltic Sea Hub organized a workshop on “Plastic Pollution in the Baltic Sea. A Circular Economy Approach on Reduction, Recovery and Recycling of Plastic Waste in the Baltic Sea”. 

September 2021

ISSS Launch Event - #EMD In My Country Event

We, Fraunhofer, and our partners +ATLANTIC CoLAB, AZTI, ENEA, Ifremer, RISE, SINTEF, TECNALIA, TNO and VTT launched the Innovation Platform ISSS during a #EMDInMyCountry and UN Ocean Decade Activity Event: »A boost for sustainable sea and ocean solutions. Intelligent technologies for the Blue Economy - ISSS platform«.

June 2021

EU Green Week partner event

The virtual partner event »The ocean we want – How advanced Technologies drive a Zero-Pollution Blue Economy« of Fraunhofer and SINTEF in the context of the European Green Week 2021 - #Zero Pollution for healthier people and planet!

It was a great honor to host such an interesting and lively exchange of ideas and visions. We very much thank our speakers - Dr. Steffen Knodt (Fraunhofer), Dr.-Ing. Bård Wathne Tveiten (SINTEF), Dr.-Ing. Marcus Siewert (Fraunhofer), Kristin Rist Sørheim and Dr. Emlyn Davies (SINTEF) - and our penalists - Elisabet Haugsbø (C4IR Ocean, Norway), Andreas Mauritzen (OceanAccess, Norway), Eyk-Uwe Pap (Baltic Diver, Germany) and Dr. Julien Hansen (Atlas Elektronik, Germany) for their valuable input. Last but not least, we wholeheartedly thank the moderator Ute Brönner (SINTEF) for guiding us through the event. 

Contact

Michael Thurm

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Michael Thurm

Network Manager

Fraunhofer Institute for Computer Graphics Research IGD
Joachim-Jungius-Str. 11
18059 Rostock

Phone +49 3814024-463

Katrin  Mögele

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Katrin Mögele

EU Office Brussels

Rue Royale 94
1000 Brussels, Belgium

Phone +49 151 41486451

Julia Freis

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Dr. Julia Freis

Research Manager

Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft
Hansastr. 27c
80686 Munich, Germany

Phone +49 89 1205-1142

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Dr. Johannes Nowak

Research Manager

Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft
Hansastr. 27c
80686 Munich, Germany

Phone +49 89 1205-1133