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Blue growth in action at EMD 2017: NeSSIE project is aboard

14 July 2017

May 18th 2017 - NeSSIE project as one of the 15 innovative new blue growth projects funded through the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF) was selected to be presented at the European Maritime Day (EMD) Conference 2017 held in Poole (UK).

European Maritime Day (EMD) is the key annual meeting point for Europe’s maritime community to network, discuss and forge joint action. This year, the EMD 2017 conference and exhibition took place from 18-19 May 2017 in Poole, in the UK.

Jan Reid, of Scottish Enterprise, NeSSIE project coordinator, was invited as guest speaker to pitch on how NeSSIE will tackle the issues of delivering anti-corrosions solutions and new materials for offshore energy installations.

The objective of the EMFF-funded projects being present at the EMD 2017 was to network, have visibility and take advantage of being at the biggest gathering of maritime stakeholders in Europe.