Productive Ocean - Core Event

PROGRAM CORE EVENT

31 May, 3:00 – 7:00 pm CEST

MODERATOR

Monika Jones, International TV and Conference Host, Germany

3:00 pm CEST

OPENING

Federal Ministry of Education and Research, Germany

Vladimir Ryabinin, Executive Secretary, Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO, France

Co-Chair of the Laboratory “A Productive Ocean”
Reinhold Hanel, Head, Thünen-Institute of Fisheries Ecology in Bremerhaven, Germany

Co-Chair of the Laboratory “A Productive Ocean”
Anna Jöborn, CEO, Swedish Foundation for Strategic Environmental Research, Sweden

3:20 pm CEST

Talk

WHERE ARE WE NOW AND WHY WE NEED TO COOPERATE?

Co-moderation

Nina Jensen, CEO, REV Ocean, Norway

Panelists

Shakuntala Haraksingh Thilsted, Global Lead, Nutrition and Public Health, WorldFish, Malaysia
Adam Ceesay, Programme Manager, Wetlands International Afrique (WIACO), Senegal
Kemal Pınarbası, Project Researcher, HELCOM Secretariat, Finland
Alexis Papathanassis, Professor, Cruise Management, Bremerhaven University of Applied Sciences, Germany

4:20 pm CEST

Q&A with audience/online participants

4:35 pm CEST

BREAK

4:45 pm CEST

Showcases

MARKETPLACE OF THE PRODUCTIVE OCEAN

Fisheries
Merete Tandstad
, EAF-Nansen Programme Coordinator, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), Italy

— Aquaculture
Flower E. Msuya, Senior Researcher, Founder & Chairperson, Zanzibar Seaweed Cluster Initiative, Tanzania

 Marine spatial planning (MSP) and Traditional knowledge
Jorge Arturo Jiménez, Director General, MarViva Foundation for Costa Rica, Panama and Colombia

Diving
Zaidy Afrin
, World Maritime University (WMU) – Sasakawa Global Ocean Institute, Sweden

Offshore wind
Ingrid Lomelde
, Head of Sustainability, Aker Offshore Wind, Norway

5:40 pm CEST

BREAK

5:50 pm CET

Dialog

PRODUCTIVITY NEEDS SUSTAINABILITY

Co-moderation

Vera Agostini, Deputy Director, Fisheries and Aquaculture Policy and Resources Division, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Italy

Panelists

Isabella Lövin, Chair of the Board of SEI, Sweden
Kristal Ambrose, Founder and Director of Bahamas Plastic Movement, The Bahamas

6:35 pm CEST

Q&A with audience/online participants

6:45 pm CEST

LOOKING FORWARD

Summary/Closing and outlook on Satellite Activities and Wrap-up

— Co-Chair of the Laboratory “A Productive Ocean”
Reinhold Hanel, Head, Thünen-Institute of Fisheries Ecology in Bremerhaven, Germany

Co-Chair of the Laboratory “A Productive Ocean”
Anna Jöborn, CEO, Swedish Foundation for Strategic Environmental Research, Sweden