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4th International Workshop on Marine Litter Monitoring, Removal, and Circular Economy

By May 24, 2024May 27th, 2024News

We are excited to announce that the REMEDIES partner Venice Lagoon Plastic Free is co-organizing the 4th International Workshop on Marine Litter Monitoring, Removal, and Circular Economy. This event, dedicated to exploring solutions for the Mission Restore Our Ocean and Waters Community of Actors, will be held back-to-back with the BlueMissionMed Italian HUB on May 30, 2024. REMEDIES and SeaClear2.0 projects also support the event.

The workshop will take place at the CNR-ISMAR headquarters in Venice and will also be accessible online. VLPF and Infordata will jointly present the “Digital and technical evolution of the beach litter monitoring app from MAELSTROM to REMEDIES project: an asset for citizen science engagement”, while RC will introduce the river cleaning technology with an applied Demo Site in Tirana (Albania).

Event Details

Date: May 30, 2024
Location: CNR-ISMAR headquarters, Venice, and online
Organizers: BlueMissionMed CSA and the MAELSTROM project
Participating Projects: REMEDIES, SeaClear2.0
Presented by: VLPF and INFORDATA

This event is a unique collaboration between leading projects and organizations in the field of marine litter management. The workshop will feature presentations and demonstrations of innovative solutions designed to tackle marine litter and microplastics pollution.

About the Workshop

The 4th International Workshop will focus on transformative and innovative approaches to monitor, remove, and prevent marine litter. It aims to bring together a diverse community of stakeholders, including researchers, policymakers, industry leaders, and environmental activists, to share knowledge and collaborate on effective strategies for a cleaner, healthier ocean.

Highlights of the Event

  • Showcase of Innovative Solutions: Learn about cutting-edge technologies and methodologies developed by projects such as REMEDIES and SeaClear2.0 to address the growing issue of marine litter.
  • Collaborative Discussions: Engage with experts and fellow participants in discussions about the challenges and opportunities in marine litter management and circular economy practices.
  • Networking Opportunities: Connect with professionals and organizations dedicated to marine conservation and environmental sustainability.

How to Participate

We invite all interested individuals and organizations to participate in this important event. You can attend the workshop either in person or online. To confirm your participation, please register here.

For more details about the workshop, discover more on the agenda and leaflet of the event.