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Public industry collaboration for more open data

Friday, 5 July, 2017

EMODnet Physics have doubled the number of FerryBox platforms making data available via their portal.

A Seabed Habitat Map for Europe

Thursday, 4 July, 2017

Information  on  seabed  habitats  is  essential  both  for  the  development  of  new  economic  activities  and  for  assessing  the  impact  of  these  activities  on  the   marine   environment.

EMODnet Open Sea Lab - Coming Soon!

Monday, 1 July, 2017

Are you excited by the potential of open marine data? Join us at the 1st EMODnet Open Sea Lab to explore EMODnet's open marine data! During a three day open data bootcamp from 15-17 November 2017 in the vibrant port city of Antwerp, Belgium, we will ideate and co-create innovative solutions to unique problems using EMODnet’s wealth of marine data and ocean observations. 

The EMODnet Annual Report 2016 is out!

Friday, 5 June, 2017
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Want to know more about EMODnet and its results? Download now the EMODnet Annual Report 2016.

The EMODnet Annual Report 2016 gives an overview of the initiative and its five strands, provides highlights on the progress in 2016 and the main achievements as well as the budget committed so far. It also includes a full section on practical use cases and reveals what are the plans and expectations for 2017.

EU-China Blue Year kicks off with event on marine monitoring

Friday, 5 June, 2017

Pressures on semi-enclosed seas, including how to monitor and combat marine litter, was just one of the topics discussed at a joint EU-China event on marine monitoring. EMODnet joined experts from the EU and China’s State Oceanographic Department to compare different approaches, learn from each other and identify areas of collaboration in marine monitoring and forecasting, marine data management, marine...

EMODnet at European Maritime Day

Friday, 5 May, 2017

“The Future of our Seas” was the topic at the heart of European Maritime Day in Poole, UK, on 18 and 19 May. High-level sessions and workshops, as well as exhibition booths and a match making event provided the opportunity for attendees to present their work and engage with marine and maritime stakeholders.

New Report on EMODnet Stakeholder Conference and Sea-basin workshops

Friday, 5 May, 2017

The report from  EMODnet Stakeholder Conference & Sea-basin Workshops Report is now available for download.  At the following link, you can also find all presentations, interviews and photographs from  the event. http://www.emodnet.eu/checkpoints/stakeholder-conference-2017

EMODnet partners meet to identify data sets for ingestion and safe-keeping

Monday, 1 May, 2017

What are the most interesting and relevant data sets for ingestion and safe-keeping? This was the focus of the recent  EMODnet Data Ingestion partner meeting in Limassol, Cyprus.

Do you want to get an overall picture about EMODnet? Download now the infographic

Thursday, 4 May, 2017

The "EMODnet in a nutshell" infographic provides a general overview of the European Marine Observation and Data Network (EMODnet).

This describes:

  • the EMODnet mission
  • the five EMODnet strands
  • the EMODnet timeline
  • the EMODnet benefits

EMODnet is part of the agenda of the North Sea Countries energy cooperation plan

Tuesday, 2 May, 2017
Last June, North Sea countries agreed to further strengthen their energy cooperation by signing a joint political declaration and action plan. EMODnet will play a key role in this process. The scope of the plan is the eventual development of offshore wind energy which will ensure a sustainable, secure and affordable energy supply to the region.