Side Event CoNISMa – Eurocean2014

Round Table

Talent building in marine Sciences:

a New Vision for Trans-disciplinary European Training Programs


9 october 9th 2014 ore 14,00

Sala Marconi del CNR – Piazzale Aldo Moro, Roma


Chairman Quentin Cooper

BBC Radio 4 science presenter



Welcome and Introduction

Angelo Tursi, University of Bari, President of CoNISMa (I)


The European view of the marine research scientist

Sieglinde Gruber, Marine Resources Unit, DG Research and Innovation EC

Richard Bates, DG Maritime Affairs and Fisheries EC

Inter-university and research institute networks as key tools for an interdisciplinary approach to talent building in marine sciences: state of the art and future prospects

Yves-Marie Paulet, University of Bretagne Occidentale – Universités Marines (F)

Ned Dwyer, CMRC – Marine Universities Consortium (IRL)

Mark James, Scottish Oceans Institute MAST (UK)

Ferdinando Boero, University of Salento-Lecce, CoNISMa (I)

Training next generation scientists in Marine Sciences:

the role of research infrastructures

Emilio Campana, CNR Marine Technology Research Institute (I)

The role of European networks in the international coordination of educational activities

Tim Deprez, University of Gent (B) – European Marine Board

Patrizio Mariani, Technical University of Denmark (DK) – EUROMARINE

Actions and tools available for the enhancement and promotion of talent building at a European level

Angelo D’Agostino, National Contac Point MCSA – APRE (I)

Mattea Capelli, “Sapienza” University of Rome, International Office (I)