'Towards enhancing the marine sector's contribution
to the Maltese economy in 2020'
Council for Science and Technology is organizing a one-day Seminar to
launch the marine foresight activity that is planned within the framework
of the eFORESEE project.
Venue: Villa Bighi, Kalkara
Date: 6th May 2003 (8.30 a.m. - 4.30p.m.)
is free of charge
To elaborate a forward look on how Malta
could optimize the sustainable exploitation of its marine resources through
emerging science and technology, in order to meet the needs of an evolving
knowledge-driven society and a vibrant and diversified economy projected
in 2020, and underpinning the essential management and development strategies
to secure delivery.
of the marine pilot project;
- Contributions from selected experts;
- Initiate a wide consultation with key stakeholders;
- Open the pilot project to the public.
Representatives from key stakeholders in the marine sector, particularly
individuals holding key positions in public and private organisations/agencies/institutions/departments
with marine-related activities.
More specifically the following
categories are invited:
Representatives from Ministries
relevant to marine affairs
Governmental agencies, and authorities
Leading marine scientists
Representatives of the marine research management community
Representatives of the marine industries and services sector
National Representatives and Focal Points to the EC related to the
For more details about the project and to register please go to
For any further details kindly contact Ms
Sharon DeMarco on 2360 2137 or Dr.
Aldo Drago on 21232493.