Programme

9.00-9.30 Registration of the participants

9.30 Welcome and introduction
Simone Bastianoni (University of Siena – project coordinator of MAESTRALE)

10.00 The relevance of Marine Energy for the future of Mediterranean Area
Speakers
Christophe Clergeau (European Committee of the Regions)
Annibale Cutrona (CoNISMa and InnoblueGrowth Project)
Gian Maria Sannino (ENEA)
Moderator: Simone Bastianoni (University of Siena)

11.00 Coffee break

11.20 Blue Energy in the Mediterranean area: pilot experiences from MAESTRALE
Speakers
One representative per Partner presents the results of pilot experiences
Moderator: Caterina Praticò (CoNISMa and InnoblueGrowth Project)

13.00 Lunch break

14.00 Towards capitalisation: how MAESTRALE project impacts on policies and local development
Speakers
Gian Piera Usai (Secretary of the National Association of Minor Islands Municipalities, Italy)
Aleksej Skok (Izola Municipality, Slovenia)
Ernesto Faubel (Municipality of Valencia)
Philip Vella (Major of the Sannat Local Council, Gozo, Malta)
Maria Lionatou, Lambrini Zouridaki, Magda Segkouni (Ministry of Environment and Energy - Thessaloniki Metropolitan
Planning)
Aleksandar Major (Istrian region, Department of economy)
Panayiotis Kastanias (Officer of Energy & Environment Division at Cyprus Employers & Industrialists Federation (OEB), Cyprus)
Martina Rossi and Beatrice Tori (Cluster manager, Mare FVG, Italy)
Leonardo Consortini and Students of Tito Sarrocchi Technical High School of Siena (Italy)
Moderator: Cristiano Pellegrini (Agenzia impress.it, Italy)

16.00 BLUE ENERGY FOR ALL
Speaker
Lorenzo Palloni (the author) presents the MAESTRALE COMICS STRIP and discusses with the audience on how to transfer innovation to general public
(1 comics strip will be gifted to each participant)

17.00 One to one meeting with MAESTRALE partners
All participants have the opportunity to talk with MAESTRALE partners for
questions or collaboration activities

18.00 Conclusions and discussion

Simultaneous translation provided Italian/English