10th European Maritime Day
European Maritime Day is the annual meeting point for Europe’s maritime community to network, discuss and forge joint action. The EMD 2017 conference and exhibition will be held on 18-19 May 2017 in Poole. At the heart of European Maritime Day is the a 2-day conference "The Future of our Seas". High-level sessions and stakeholder workshops attract delegates & experts from across Europe and beyond. The programme includes more than 30 stakeholder workshops and project pitches on the following themes: 1) Innovation & Growth, 2) People & Skills, 3) Safety & Security, 4) Sustainability & Governance. It also features attractive plenary sessions, including inspirational key-notes, a leadership exchange, a practitioner's exchange on sea-basin strategies, as well as a project launch for the 2016 EMFF Blue Growth call. As in previous years all interested stakeholders are invited to get actively involved in shaping the event.