Open Sea Lab Kick-Off | EMODnet OPEN SEA LAB

Open Sea Lab Kick-Off Event

Live Stream - Friday 22 September from 16:00h

The Open Sea Lab kick-off will take place in Antwerp's StartUp Village on Friday 22 September, from 16:00 to 19:00. This event will launch the opening of applications to participate in  EMODnet's first Open Sea Lab bootcamp hackathon (November 15-17).

The presentations will be live streamed from 16.00 to 19.00 on 22 September. Not available to tune-in on the day? Don't worry! Watch back on the webcast or find the information you need to apply here from 22nd September.

In the Antwerp area and interested to join us and network? Book here to register to attend the event, first come, first served!


16:00   Introduction – Dimitri Schuurman (imec)

16:10     Open Data:  Belgian perspective – Pieter Colpaert (Open Knowledge Belgium, imec-IDLab)

16:30    Smart Flanders – Nils Walravens (Smart Flanders, imec-SMIT-VUB)

16.40    EMODnet Marine Open Data: setting the scene – Jan-Bart Calewaert (EMODnet Secretariat)

16:55    EMODnet problem statement: why we need your help! – Iain Shepherd (European Commission DG MARE)

17:10     EMODnet user applications: what we know, what we don't know and what we can envisage – Alessandro Pititto (COGEA, Italy)

17:25:    ----Break----

17:40    Panel Discussion 'From Open Data to Innovation –  How to increase the flow?' – Moderated by Pieter Colpaert 

Panel Speakers : Iain Shepherd (EC DG MARE), Sara Garavelli (Trust-IT Services), Pieter Jan Note (Project Mahi), Pieter Jan Jordaens (OWI-Lab), Erik Laurijssen (Datylon) 

18:10    Preview Open Sea Lab Bootcamp (15-17 November 2017) – Dimitri Schuurman (imec)

18:15    Keynote: From a good idea to a success story: the creation of 24SEA  – Pieter Jan Jordaens (OWI-Lab)

18:30    Keynote: Project Mahi: Development of an autonomous vessels  – Pieter Jan Note (Project Mahi)

18:45    Call to action  – Dimitri Schuurman (imec)

18:50    Networking reception