Programme

Day 1 : May 27th, Monday

19:30-23:00

MONUSEN & MAELSTROM WELCOME RECEPTION & Registration

Day 2: May 28th, Tuesday

8:00

REGISTRATION

8:50-9:00

WELCOME - Massimo Caccia (CNR-INM)

9:00-10:30

KEYNOTE SESSION - STAKEHOLDERS NEEDS - Chair: Nikola Miskovic (University of Zagreb)

9:00-10:15

Offshore industry - Saipem (Marco Novello)

Water management - IRETI (Andrea Serafini)

University spin-off - H2O Robotics (Vladimir Djapic)

Public administration - ARPAL (Federico Gaino)

Yachting & marinas - NAVIGO (Pietro Angelini)

University spin-off - Iqua Robotics (Joseta Roca)

10:15-10:30

Open discussion

EMRA 2024 & the European Maritime Day In MY Country - Roberta Ferretti (CNR-INM)

10:30-11:00

SeaTecHub COFFEE BREAK

11:00-12:45

SESSION 1: Enhancing marine robotics R&I in the European regions - Chair: Marco Bibuli (CNR-INM)

 

MONUSEN -  Montenegrin Centre for Underwater Sensor Networks Igor Radusinovic (University of Montenegro)

SeaTecHub - Croatia-Cyprus Excellence Hub on Eco-Innovative Technologies for Healthy and Productive seas - Ioannis Kyriakides (CMMI)

DIH InnovaMARE. Mateo Ivanac (Croatian Chamber of Economy)

AMIS - Advanced monitoring systems and digital twins for coastal safety and resilience. Roberta Ferretti (CNR-INM)

Blue Point - Blue circular economy of marine plastics. Matheus Santos (University of Limerick)

PLOME - Platform for Long lasting Observation of Marine Ecosystems. Tali Hurtos (Iqua Robotics)

UWIN-LABUST - ERA Chair in Internet of Underwater Things at LABUST. Roee Diamant (University of Zagreb)

12:45-14:15

SeaTecHub LUNCH

14:15-15:30

SESSION 2: HORIZON 2020 PROJECTS - Chair: Igor Radusinovic (University of Montenegro)

 

MAELSTROM -  Smart technology for Marine Litter SusTainable RemOval and Management. Pierre-Helie Herve (Tecnalia)

RAMONES - Radioactivity Monitoring in Ocean Ecosystems. David Cabecinhas (IST-ISR)

Mission Atlantic - Towards the sustainable development of the Atlantic Ocean - Ralf Bachmayer (MARUM University of Bremen)

Eurofleets+ - An alliance of European marine research infrastructure to meet the evolving needs of the research and industrial communities. Jan Opderbecke (IFREMER)

RAPID - Risk-Aware Autonomous Port Inspection Drones. Matheus Santos (University of Limerick)

15:30-16:00

FAITH COFFEE BREAK

16:00-17:45

SESSION 3: Horizon Projects - Chair: Ioannis Kyriakides (CMMI)

 

FAITH - Fostering Artificial Intelligence Trust for Humans towards the optimization of trustworthiness through large-scale pilots in critical domains. Rafael Company, Mark Tanner (Fundacion Valencia Port)

Trident. Jose Miguel Almeida (INES TEC)

NERITES. Jorg Hermsdorf (Laser Zentrum Hannover)

Diver Sea - Integrated Observation, Mapping, Monitoring and Prediction for Functional Biodiversity of Coastal Seas. Lucrezia Bernacchi (University of Porto)

Aquarius - Aqua Research Infrastructure Services for the health and protection of our unique, oceans, seas and freshwater ecosystems. Simo Cusi (EMSO ERIC)

COREU. Marco Novello (SAIPEM)

TRIQUETRA. David Nguyen (CSEM)

17:30

End of Day 1

  

19:30-23:00

MONUSEN & MAELSTROM INFORMAL DINNER

Day 3: May 29th, Wednesday

8:30-9:00

REGISTRATION

9:00-10:30

SESSION 4: Enlarging the area of marine robotics R&I - Chair: Mateo Ivanac (Croatian Chamber of Economy)

 

MIR Erasmus Mundus. David Cabecinhas (IST-ISR)

METRICS - Metrological Evaluation and Testing of Robots in International Competitions. Alessandro Faggiani (CMRE)

UNDINA - UNderwater robotics with multi-moDal communIcation and Network-Aided positioning system. Antonio Vasilijevic (N TNU)

uBlueTec - Fausto Ferreira (Un iversity of Zagreb)

EOREA - The European Ocean Research and Education Alliance. Elena Paifelman (CNR-INM)

S3-MasBBE - Tiziana De Nittis (Regione Emilia-Romagna)

10:30-11:00

DIH InnovaMARE COFFEE BREAK

11:00-12:30

ROUND TABLE - Bridging research and innovation funding with regional funding in the area of marine research and engineering in Europe - Chair: Adeline Kroll (European Commission)

 

Introductory Talk: The European Research and Innovation Spreading Excellence and Widening Participation under Horizon 2020 and Horizon Europe. Adeline Kroll (EC)

Panelists:

Francesco Matteucci (EC - EISMEA)

Silvia Comiati (Regione Veneto - AG Interreg Italy-Croatia)

Tiziana De Nittis (Regione Emilia-Romagna)

Open discussion

12:30-14:00

UWIN-LABUST NETWORKING LUNCH

14:00

 End of Day 2