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Do you collect or use marine data? Contribute to EMODnet and become part of the European Commission’s informal expert group on marine knowledge

Tuesday, 2 March, 2017

The European Commission DG MARE is setting up an informal expert group to advise on scientific, technical and operational matters in marine observation.
One of the group’s priorities will be to assist DG MARE with monitoring the development of EMODnet.

In particular they would welcome applicants who could contribute the perspective of the private sector to better understand:

Sea-Basin Checkpoints at the heart of the EMODnet data availability and quality assessment

Thursday, 4 February, 2017

Over 150 stakeholders from the marine and maritime sectors participated in the EMODnet Stakeholder Conference and Sea-basin workshops which took place in Brussels on the 14th and 15th of February.  

Welcome to the new EMODnet Data Ingestion portal

Thursday, 4 February, 2017

Turn your data into a valuable asset for the marine and maritime community

Knowledge is all about data. Therefore, we need more data, more data, and … more data. Since 2009, this has been the main driver of EMODnet. EMODnet collects data to make data, metadata and data products on European coastal and ocean waters available to help governments, industry and policy makers to make informed decisions. To further speed up this data collection process, a new EMODnet service has been...

Find out first-hand from experts how EMODnet will boost your business and research at the upcoming Stress-testing European Marine Data conference

Tuesday, 2 February, 2017

Are you a researcher or a professional involved in the maritime economy dealing with fisheries, shipping or off-shore energy facilities? If you make use of distributed data, metadata and products on European coastal and ocean waters or produce them yourself, EMODnet is a key asset for improving your activities.

Wondering how?

EMODnet Stakeholder Conference and Sea-basins Workshops

Thursday, 4 January, 2017

How fit for purpose is Europe's marine data infrastructure? How accessible and interoperable are the data? Where are the gaps in monitoring? A series of stress tests in Europe's seabasins have been underway for the past three years. Join our upcoming stakeholder conference when the results of these stress-tests will be presented and discussed to consider the way forward.

A New Year and a New Phase for EMODnet

Wednesday, 3 January, 2017

2016 was a very productive and pivotal year as we came to the end of the 2nd EMODnet development phase (2013-2016). During this phase, EMODnet evolved from a series of prototype data portals to a mature and operational service covering all European sea-basins. EMODnet data portals now serve more data and products covering all sea-basins to an increasing and widening range of users than ever before.

EMODnet Welcomes New Associated Partners

Thursday, 4 January, 2017

EMODnet is delighted to welcome three new associated partners to its network: The Oceanic Platform of the Canary Islands (PLOCAN) in Spain, the Coastal Research and Engineering Services (CORES) in Bulgaria, and Dredging, Environmental & Marine Engineering (DEME) in Belgium. 

Are the marine data collected in the Arctic and the Baltic fit for purpose?

Thursday, 4 November, 2016

Two new draft adequacy reports are available from the Baltic Sea Checkpoint and the Arctic Checkpoints.

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