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Marine Planning in the Irish Sea: An Update


The Irish Sea Forum holds an online event on Wednesday 22nd November to provide an update on the maritime spatial planning governance process in Ireland in view of the in-person Conference that will be organised in 2024. 

Programme Outline 

Moderator: Gerry Horkan 

14.00 Introduction/Welcome to Conference National Update on MSP Progress 

14.05 England – Chloe Boyle, MMO 

14.20 Scotland – Daniella Laing and Georgina Reid, Marine Scotland 

14.35 Wales – Elen King, WG 

14.50 NI – Hugh Edwards, DAERA 

15.05 ROI – Tom Woolley, DHLGH 

15.20 IOM – Peter Duncan and Emma Rowan, IoM Gov 

15.35 MPA progress in the Irish Sea – Georgia de Jong Cleyndert, Irish Sea Network 

15.50 Concluding Remarks – Announce conference 2024 – Isle of Man – Theme: Transboundary MSP and Marine Biosphere

Registration is available here.