Session 4 The Big challenges: panel discussion

Ocean research for the UN Decade of Ecosystem Restoration

Prof Roberto Danovaro

Polytechnic University of Marche, Italy

EU Mission Starfish 2030: Restore our Ocean and Waters

Dr Peter Heffernan

Member EU Mission Board for ‘Healthy Oceans, Seas, Coastal & Inland Waters’

US Ocean Climate Action Plan: Using ocean and coastal resources to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and helping coastal communities equitably adapt to climate change impacts

Prof Charlie Colgan

Center for the Blue Economy, USA

South Korean Ocean New Deal Strategy

Ms Ju-Hyeoun Kim

Korea Maritime Institute

The potential contribution of social scientists to the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development (2021-2030)

Dr Denis Bailly

University of Brest, France

Chaired by Dr Niall McDonough

Marine Institute, Ireland

The Book of Abstracts for the symposium can be downloaded here and the Speaker Profiles here.