• The Copernicus Marine Week Brussels, 25-29 September 2017

Programme The Copernicus Marine Week - Brussels, 25-29 September 2017

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  13:00

Registration

  13:30 - 18:30

  Room: Ballroom 1+2

PLENARY SESSION: FROM THE EU VISION TO AN EU OPERATIONAL SERVICE

Overall Session content: CMEMS Ecosystem in the EU

Keynote:

13h30 - 13h45: CMEMS Ecosystem in the EU  - M. Facchini (DG GROW)

Setting the scene for the week:

13h45 - 14h15: “Where the Copernicus Marine Service stands now and expectations for Copernicus Marine Week” - P. Bahurel (Mercator Ocean)

Links with all Copernicus Components

14:15 - 14:45: The Space Component: Live exchanges, S. Mecklenburg (ESA), P.Counet (EUMETSAT)

14:45 - 15:15: The InSitu Component: Live exchanges, H.S. Andersen (EEA), G. Nolan (EUROGOOS)

15:15 - 16:30: Bridges with other Copernicus Services, F. Rabier (ECMWF), Dick Vande Ryse (FRONTEX), O. Nordbeck (EC DG GROW)

16:30-17:00: Coffee Break

Addressing European Commission DGs needs and requirements

17:00 - 17:15: Synergies between CMEMS and DG Needs, C. Thomas-Courcoux (Mercator Ocean)

17:15 - 18:30: Round Table: Next Opportunities, C. Thomas-Courcoux (Mercator Ocean),I. Shepherd (EC DG MARE), M. Weydert (EC DG RTD), C. Martinez (EC DG CONNECT)

  08h30

Registration

  09h00- 13h00

2 SESSIONS in parallel

  Room: Ballroom 1+2

USER SPLINTER SESSION: User feedback on current catalogue search and Improving the CMEMS Data Service. Moderator: D. Obaton (Mercator Ocean)

  Room: Copenhagen, Esse, Warsaw

HF RADAR in EUROPE, Chairs: J. Mader (AZTI), G. Nolan (EUROGOOS)

 

  14h00- 18h30

  Room: Ballroom 1+2

PLENARY SESSION: PRODUCING and DISSEMINATING RELIABLE and USER-DRIVEN DATA AND INFORMATION

Ensuring Availability, Timeliness, Reliability. How does it work with Space Data, InSitu Data, Models, and Quality for a user-driven service? Co-chairs: G. Coppini (CMCC), R. Gilmore (EC DG GROW), J. Johannessen (NERSC)

14:00 - 14:10: Producing data and information: overview - M. Fabardines (Mercator Ocean)

14:10 - 14:25: Upstream satellite observations - C. Donlon (ESA), S. Wannop (EUMETSAT)

14:25 - 14:40: Upstream in-situ observations - G. Nolan (EUROGOOS), S. Pouliquen (Euro-Argo)

14:40 - 15:10: Preparing ocean products based on observations - Y. Faugère (CLS)

15:10 - 15:40: Preparing ocean products based on 3D models - M. Tonani (UK Met Office)

15:40 - 16:10: Deriving information through multi-year assessments) - K. von Schuckmann (Mercator Ocean), S. Isoard (EEA)

16:10 -16:40: Coffee Break

16:40 - 17:00: Assessing the quality of data & information - F. Hernandez (Mercator Ocean)

17:00 - 17:20: Managing all the data sets - G. Gasciarino (Mercator Ocean)

17:20 - 17:40: Serving data and supporting users - S. Ciliberti (CMCC), C. Giordan (Mercator Ocean)

17:40 - 18:00: Getting feedback from users and adapting the service - A. Delamarche (Mercator Ocean)

18:00 - 18:30: Q&A

  09h00- 18h00

CMEMS practical sessions:

  Room: Lisbon

9:00-13:00: CMEMS service desk

  Room: Lisbon

14:00-18:00: CMEMS Baltic MFC

  08:00

Registration

  8:30 - 12:30

  Room: Ballroom 1+2

PLENARY SESSION: SERVING USERS AND SOCIETY

Overall Session content: CMEMS benefits for Member States, Regions and Society - Co-chairs: D. Obaton (Mercator Ocean), Enrique Alvarez (Puertos del Estado)

8:30 - 8:45: Keynotes on market development - Cecile Thomas-Courcoux (Mercator Ocean)

8:45 – 9:25: MARITIME SAFETY

  • CMEMS downstream Ice Service in the Baltic Sea: land fast ice extent and thickness, M. Mäkynen, FMI, Finland
  • Seismic Ship Operation performance at sea,T. Mensch, CGG, France
  • Saving fuel thanks to ship routing, P. Bara, CMA CGM and S. Raynaud, ACTIMAR
  • Copernicus Maritime Surveillance: an integrated Maritime Service, R. Vicente, EMSA, Portugal

9h25 - 09h55: MARINE RESOURCES

  • Multi-platform integrated assessment for the sustainability of Bluefin Tuna in the Mediterranean Sea,
    J. Tintore, SOCIB, Spain
  • SIMOcean, Meteo-Ocean data from the Portuguese EEZ tto characterize fishing area, N. Catarino, Deimos, Portugal
  • SEAWETRA: an integrated platform for monitoring marine systems, P. Tepsich, Cima Foundation, Italy

09:55 - 10:30: COASTAL & ENVIRONMENT

  • Decision support systems for rapid mapping, coastal and marine monitoring: the START project, P. Marra, LINKS, Italy
  • Downstreaming CMEMS products to serve Port needs: The SAMOA system, M. Garcia Sotillo, Puertos del Estado
  • EarthLab for coastal services – The case of water quality monitoring, S. Capo, Telespazio, France

10:30 - 11:00: Coffee Break

11:00 - 11:20: COASTAL & MARINE ENVIRONMENT

  • Support to exploration activities for Deep Sea Mining, J. Carvalho, ISQ, Portugal
  • Environmental monitoring of offshore wind farm in the Mediterranean Sea, M. Lux, Noveltis, France

11:20 - 11:30: WEATHER, CLIMATE AND SEASONAL FORECASTING

  • Seasonal Forecasting at ECMWF, A. brookshaw, ECMWF

11:30 - 12:30: ROUND TABLE: “Understanding and Meeting the expectations of EU Member States and Regions" R. Ayazi, NEREUS - F. Wallenstein, Regional Government of the Azores - C. Clergeau (FR/PES), CoR Rapporteur on "A new stage in the European policy on blue growth", Conseiller Régional du Conseil Régional Pays-de-la-Loire - A. Buchanan (UK/EA), CoR Rapporteur on ocean governance, Council Leader East Renfrewshire Council.

  14h00- 18h00

SPLINTER SESSIONS

  Room: Ballroom 1+2

Copernicus Space Component and CMEMS: current state of the system

  Room: Madrid

In-situ Infrastructure and CMEMS: current state of the system

  ROOM: Copenhagen, Essen, Warsaw

User Uptake Activities 14:00 -18:00

 

  09h00- 18h00

CMEMS practical sessions:

  ROOM: Lisbon

9:00-12:30 CMEMS Baltic MFC

  ROOM: Madrid

9:00-12:30 CMEMS IN SITU TAC

  ROOM: Lisbon

14:00-18:00 CMEMS Service desk

  18h30- 20h00

Social Event (Hotel Renaissance)

  08:00

Registration

  8:30- 12:45

  ROOM: Ballroom 1+2

PLENARY SESSION: R&D ACHIEVEMENTS and SERVICE EVOLUTION CHALLENGES

Overall Session content: CMEMS paving the way to face the challenges of tomorrow, co-chairs: P.Y. Le Traon (Mercator Ocean), P. Brasseur (CNRS/STAC), L. Santoleri (CNR)

8:30 - 8:55: Keynote on Service Evolution and R&D (strategy, challenges), P.Y. Le Traon (Mercator Ocean)

8:45 - 9:55: Main R&D achievements from TACs and MFCs and user testimonies

  • High level altimetry data processing: G. Larnicol (CLS)
  • Advanced sea ice monitoring from a multi-sensor approach: L.A. Breivik (Met.NO)
  • High resolution ocean monitoring and forecasting : Y. Drillet and J.M. Lellouche (Mercator Ocean)
  • Biogeochemical modelling in the Black Sea and MSFD: M.L. Gregoire (ULG)

9:55-10:40: Benefits of CMEMS Service Evolution R&D projects / three examples

  • Increase. Innovation and networking for the integration of coastal radars into European marine services (Increase). J. Mader (AZTI)
  • Wave2nemo. Coupled ocean-wave model development in forecast environment : J. Staneva (HZG)
  • Greenup: a new ecosystem variable for marine resources sector: P. Lehodey (CLS)

10:40-11:10: Coffee Break  

11:10-11:45: Big data challenges and opportunities for CMEMS  

  • The Copernicus DIAS platforms: D. Quintart (EC DG GROW)
  • The Eumetsat/ECMWF/MO DIAS: A. Arnaud (Mercator Ocean), Y. Buhler (Eumetsat); J. G. De Marcilla (ECMWF)

11:45-12:00: CMEMS R&D priorities and roadmap:   the main thematic areas: P. Brasseur (CNRS/STAC)

12:00 - 12:45: ROUND TABLE: THE ROLE OF H2020 TO ADDRESS CMEMS LONG TERM EVOLUTION AND SCIENTIFIC CHALLENGES, P.Y. Le Traon (Mercator Ocean, P. Breger (DG GROW) , V. Puzzolo (REA), P. Brasseur (CNRS/STAC), L. Santoleri (CNR).

12:45: SESSION END

  14:00 - 18:30

SPLINTER SESSIONS

  Room: Ballroom 1+2

14:00 - 16:00: Long term evolution of Copernicus satellite component & marine requirements

  Room: Copenhagen, Essen, Warsaw

14:00 - 18:30: CMEMS Service Evolution and H2020 R&D

 

  Room: Ballroom 1+2

16:30 - 18:30: Long term evolution of in-Situ observing systems & marine requirements

  14:00 - 18:00

Practical session:

  Room: Lisbon

& Madrid

CMEMS service desk

 

  08:00

Registration

  9:00 - 13:00

  Room: Ballroom 1+2

PLENARY SESSION: CMEMS FUTURE PROSPECTS

Overall Session content : YOUR COPERNICUS MARINE SERVICE TOMORROW ? Co-Chairs: P. Bahurel (Mercator Ocean), N. Pinardi (UNIBO/CMCC)

9:00 - 9:15: Keynotes: CMEMS as a piece of EU Space Strategy, P. Brunet (EC, DG Grow)

9:15 - 10:15: Improving the Copernicus Marine Service and Products

  • The Space Component:
    • ESA perspective, C. Donlon (ESA)
    • EUMETSAT perspective, A. Ratier (EUMETSAT)
  • The In-Situ Component, E. Buch (EUROGOOS)
  • Copernicus Marine Service Tomorrow: What offer for what needs? - P.Y. Le Traon (MO), D. Obaton (Mercator ocean)

10:15 - 10:30: Industry and Public Sectors, Complementarity & New Paradigm, D. Dinkova (EC DG GROW)

10:30 - 11:00: Coffee Break  

11:00 - 11:15: CMEMS and GMES and Africa, C. Roeland (EC DG GROW)

11:15 - 11:30: CMEMS to serve EU Leadership Worldwide, S. Ramage (GEO)

11:30 - 11:45: CMEMS and International Collaboration (TBC)

11:45 - 12:00: Training the next generation of CMEMS actors, N. Pinardi (UNIBO/CMCC)

12:00 - 12:45: ROUND TABLE: “CMEMS II, Future Prospects, P. Bahurel (Mercator ocean), DG GROW (TBC), C. Stenman (EEA), A. Ratier (EUMETSAT); S. Ramage (GEO), N. Pinardi (UNIBO/CMCC)

12:45 - 13:00: Your Copernicus Marine Service: What’s next? - P. Bahurel (Mercator ocean)

13:00: Closure