People, Ocean and Health Webinar | European Marine Board

People, Ocean and Health Webinar

The final conference of the SOPHIE Project which was scheduled for 30 March 2020 in Brussels was cancelled and replaced with a webinar to launch the Strategic Research Agenda for Oceans and Human Health Research in Europe. 


You were invited to the People, Health and Ocean webinar on March 30, 2020. During this 1-hour webinar, three speakers presented the H2020 SOPHIE Strategic Agenda for Research in Ocean and Human Health. The webinar started at 3:00 PM CEST.


This event is now closed, however you can rewatch the webinar online here. You can find the Strategic Research Agenda here.

Programme (2:50 – 4:00 PM CEST)

  • 2:50 – 3:00          Time to set up your device, log in to Go To Meeting webinar space
  • 3:00 – 3:05          Welcome & Introduction
  • 3:05 – 3:20          Presentation of the Strategic Research Agenda (SRA) on Ocean and Human Health
    • Sustainable seafood and healthy people
    • Blue spaces, tourism, well-being
    • Marine biodiversity, biotechnology and medicine
  • 3:20 – 3:55          Interactive discussion with all participants, guided by the following questions:
    • What should be the next steps in taking the messages of the SRA forward?
    • How to integrate the SRA topics and ideas in existing policies and ongoing projects
    • Who should be informed about the SRA? Which audiences and stakeholders?
  • 3:55 – 4:00          Closing reflections


More information about the project is available on the website, and our input can be found here.

Location: Online
When: 30 March 2020 to 30 March 2020