10-11th December 2018 AMAre Third General Assembly in Rome

Coordinators: CoNISMa


Hosting Institution: CoNISMa


Place: Marevivo Lungotevere Arnaldo da Brescia Scalo de Pinedo, 00196 Roma RM


Scope: the GA has the aim to show the results obtained in the last Testing period. The discussion will be also devoted to describe tools and methodologies to provide concrete applications of spatial planning within the MPAs included in the project. In addition, an update of the recent initiatives in which AMAre has been included will be presented. Finally, a synthesis of the ideas to submit AMAre2 will be also discussed.

Monday 10th December

12:00-12:30 Where we are? (CoNISMa – Università degli Studi Federico II) (.ppt)

12:30-13.00 The Geodatabase: synthesis of data collection and future uses (CNR) (.ppt)

13:00-13:30 The ISEA framework within AMAre (Torre Guaceto) (.ppt)

13:30-14:00 Linking human uses, biodiversity status and ecosystem services: the lesson from Sporades (HCMR – CoNISMa – Politecnico di Milano) (.ppt1) (.ppt2)

14:00 Lunch

14:30 – 15:00 Marine litter in MPAs (Ifremer) (.ppt)

15:00–15:30 Monitoring in Balearic Islands (CSIC - Balearic Islands MPA) (.ppt)

15:30–16:00 Monitoring in Malta (University of Malta – Malta MPA) (.ppt)

16:00-16:30 Monitoring in Porto Cesareo (.ppt)

16:30-17:00 Update from oceanography (CMCC) (.ppt)

17:00-17:30 Coffee Break

17:30-18:00 Update from early warning indicators of regime shifts in the monitoring on MPAs (CoNISMa-University of Pisa) (.ppt)

18:00-18:30 Inventory of current human activities and pressures in the MPAs (CoNISMa-URL POLITECNICO) (.ppt)

18:30- 19:00 Discussion with all participants: sharing data and ideas. Suggestions from PANACEA

Tuesday 11th December

9:00-11:15 General Discussion on further steps (including AMAre2)

11:15-11:30 Coffee Break

11:30 – 12:30 Steering Committee Meeting