The Directorate General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries of the European Commission (DG MARE) and the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO (IOC-UNESCO) are delighted to open the registration for the next International Conference on Marine/Maritime Spatial Planning (MSP)!
This 3rd edition will take place on 22 and 23 November 2022 in Barcelona (Spain).
Objective: The conference aims to assess the state-of-the-art implementation of MSP and discuss challenges and opportunities to achieve the MSProadmap priority areas and target (cover at least 1/3 of the global maritime areas under national jurisdictions with marine spatial plans by 2030).
Format: This 3rd edition will be structured around thematic panels. Besides, registered participants will be able to submit e-posters related to the six priority areas of the MSProadmap 2022-2027:
- Knowledge support
- Capacity building and awareness
- Transboundary cooperation
- Climate-smart MSP
- Marine protection and restoration
- Sustainable blue economy
Language: English, French and Spanish
Type of event: In person event + Live streaming
Venue: World Trace Center Barcelona - Moll de Barcelona, s/n