7-9 October 2014, Rome
EurOCEAN 2014 was an Italian EU Presidency Event, co-organized by the Italian National Research Council (CNR), National Institute of Oceanography and Experimental Geophysics (OGS) and National Inter-University Consortium for Marine Sciences (CoNISMa), as well as the European Marine Board and the European Commission. Launch of the EurOCEAN 2014 conference took place on 20 June 2013 in Brussels. The event also launched the high-level European Marine Board foresight report, Navigating the Future IV (launch event programme: download; press release: download).
EurOCEAN 2014 delivered the Rome Declaration - a consensus view of the EurOCEAN 2014 participants reflecting that of the European marine science community, calling for the augmented, coherent and targeted support of Member and Associated States, the European Commission and Parliament, the European Investment Bank and the private sector, to shape together the future agenda for seas and oceans research.
All information on EurOCEAN 2014 is available on www.eurocean2014.eu