|Place:||Ijmuiden, the Netherlands|
|Title:||Policy Interface 1st panel meeting Report|
|Document:||PIP1_Report.pdf (138.7 kB)|
|Category:||Meeting and workshop reports|
|Author:||Fritz Köster and Adi Kellermann|
The meeting commenced with a welcome statement by Luc Van Hoof, Executive Secretary of the European Fisheries and Aquaculture Organization follow by an introduction by Adi Kellermann, presenting the MARCOM+ initiative s background and goals, specifically to establish a sustainable and long-lasting partnership forum (European Marine and Maritime Science and Technology Forum) utilizing tested dialogue and cooperation mechanisms allowing to more intense communication in marine and maritime research. The agenda was presented and adopted by the group.