BONUS IN THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT, 16 MAY 2018, BRUSSELS, ROOM A3H-1, 13:30-16:00, agenda & presentations

Coffees available in the room starting at 13:30    poster of the event      outline of the event

13:45 Welcoming addressees

Chair Miapetra Kumpula-Natri, Member of the European Parliament, S&D  

Director of Bioeconomy John Bell, DG Research and Innovation, European Commission  

14:00 – 15:00 Panel  1 – BONUS science – reaping results from regional to European and global perspectives

Introduction & moderation: Kaisa Kononen, Executive Director, BONUS  

Grit Martinez  – Senior fellow at the Ecologic Institute, Berlin ’BONUS SOILS2SEA: Agriculture, nutrient emissions & climate – societal perspectives from local to Baltic scale’  Martinez_presentation (pdf) (933 KB)

Jan Dierking  – Scientist, Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel ’BONUS BIO-C3: The Baltic Sea as time machine for the global coastal ocean’  Dierking_presentation (pdf) (2.4 MB)      Baltic_Time_Machine_en_PR (pdf) (85 KB)  

Daniel Conley  – Professor at the Department of Geology, Lund University ’BONUS COCOA and HYPER data contributions: Oxygen in the world’s oceans is declining, scientists reveal dangers and solutions’  Conley_presentation (pdf) (1.8 MB)    Ocean Deoxygenation BONUS PR Final (pdf) (174.2 KB)

Discussion with participants on role of knowledge in EU policy

15:00 – 15:50 Panel 2 – Towards northern European regional seas research and innovation programme

Introduction & moderation:  Fritz Köster, Director of DTU Aqua, Denmark, BONUS Steering Committee Köster_BONUS_2_intro (pdf) (137.6 KB) 

Andris Andrusaitis – BONUS 2 CSA coordinator and BONUS progamme manager Andrusaitis_presentation (pdf) (715.2 KB) 

Josef Stuefer – Senior policy advisor & programme manager at Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NWO) Stuefer_presentation (pdf) (113.5 KB)  

Sigi Gruber – Head of the Marine Resources Unit, DG Research & Innovation, European Commission 

Commentators: Paul Marchal, Science Advisor, IFREMER Marchal_presentation (pdf) (689.6 KB); Jacky Wood Acting Executive Director, JPI Oceans  Jacky Wood JPI Oceans (pdf) (126 KB)

Discussion with participants on regional perspectives’ added value in the European context

15:50 – 16:00 Concluding reflections

Members of the European Parliament NN and Petras Auštrevičius (ALDE)