23-Oct-2019 - 24-Oct-2019


The Office - Rue d'Arlon 80, 1040 Bruxelles, Belgium


October 23rd – 14:00 – 18:00

  • Introduction from DG RTD
  • LC-BAT-11-2020: Reducing the cost of large batteries for waterborne transport
  • LC-MG-1-13-2020: Decarbonising long distance shipping
    (Ionel Chirica - ECMAR / Ship Design Group Galati)
  • MG-BG-03-2020: Under water noise mitigation and environmental impact
    (Aykut I. Ölçer - World Maritime University)
  • Projects / technologies presentations
  • SAFEMODE Strengthening synergies between Aviation and maritime in the area of human Factors towards achieving more Efficient and resilient MODE of transportation
    (Micol Biscotto – deepblue)
  • PIACQUO Practical Implementation of AQUO
    (Chiara Notaro – CETENA)


October 24th – 09:00 – 14:00

  • MG-4-10-2020: Improving impact and broadening stakeholder engagement in support of transport research and innovation
    (Jaap Gebraad – WATERBORNE Executive Director)
  • MG-3-7-2020: Improved Production and Maintenance Processes in Shipyards
    (Paolo Guglia – WATERBORNE/Fincantieri)
  • DT-FOF-09-2020: Energy-efficient manufacturing system management
    (Chris Decubber – Factory of the Future)
  • DT-FOF-07-2020: Assembly of micro parts
    (Chris Decubber – Factory of the Future)


  • Projects / technologies presentations
  • STEERER Structuring Towards Zero-Emission Waterborne Transport
    (Jaap Gebraad – Sea Europe)
  • FIBERSHIP Engineering, production and life‐cycle management for the complete construction of large‐length Fibre‐based ships
    (Cristobal García – Técnicas Y Servicios De Ingeniería)
  • ASSIST Shipboard Operator Smart Assistant for Safe Return to Port
    (Marco Schembri – CETENA)
  • CMMI Cyprus Marine and Maritime Institute
    (Simon Quinn – Southampton Marine and Maritime Institute)