MATES Strategy Validation Workshop May 2019

MATES STRATEGY VALIDATION WORKSHOP – SKILLS INTELLIGENCE TO BOOST MARITIME TECHNOLOGIES

28 MAY 2019 | BRUSSELS, BELGIUM

During the MATES Strategy Validation workshop, the presenters will provide a general overview of the shipbuilding and the off-shore renewable energy sectors. They will discuss industry skills needs and technological challenges as paradigm shifters, leading to future scenarios and action lines to overcome capacity shortages.

If you work in the shipbuilding or offshore renewable energy sector, or you are an interested party in the fields of industry, education or public administration, you are invited to join us at the MATES workshop on 28 May 2019 from 10.30-16.30 at L42 Business Center & Workspaces, 42 Rue de la Loi, 1040 Brussels.

MODERATOR:

ROSA FERNÁNDEZ OTERO

Head of the Technology Promotion and Transfer Department, CETMAR (Technology Centre of the Sea – CETMAR Foundation), Spain.

SPEAKERS:

LUCÍA FRAGA LAGO

Head of Training Department, CETMAR (Technology Centre of the Sea – CETMAR Foundation), Spain.

SUSANA BASTÓN MEIRA

MATES Project Officer, CETMAR (Technology Centre of the Sea – CETMAR Foundation), Spain.

EUGENIA PÉREZ FERNÁNDEZ (TBC)

Deputy Director General for Vocational Education Training (Regional Ministry of Education, Universities and Vocational Education Training – XUNTA de Galicia), Spain.

FILIPE PORTEIRO

Regional Director for Sea Affairs – Regional Government of the Azores, Portugal.

ANDREEA STRACHINESCU (TBC)

Head of Maritime innovation, Marine Knowledge and Investment Unit, DG MARE (Directorate-General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries), European Commission.

JULIE FIONDA

Deputy Head of Skills & Qualifications Unit, DG EMPL (Directorate-General for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion), European Commission.

All attendees will be invited to:
• Join the MATES project network of experts, enabling you to contribute to a long term strategy for the sectors
• Participate in the discussion for the validation of the MATES baseline strategy
• Contribute to the debate on how the set of proposed Pilot Experiences will better fit the MATES strategy

Agenda coming soon

As this will be an interactive workshop, we will require participants to download the Sli.do App on their phones or tablets, in order to join the debate.