Fields of Engagements

The “Maritime Institute of Eastern Mediterranean” will aim to be active in the following fields:

  • Maritime Governance & Policy
  • Sea Basin Regional Strategies including Maritime Clusters
  • Maritime Research, Technology & Innovation
  • Ocean Literacy
  • Maritime Education and Training
  • Employment and Mobility in the Blue Economy
  • Maritime Transport with special focus on the Eastern Mediterranean Sea-connections & Short Sea Shipping
  • Sea Ports and Maritime Logistics Chain
  • Offshore Oil & Gas
  • Maritime and Coastal Tourism (including Recreational, Boating, Marinas, Aquatic & Cruise
  • Fisheries and Aquaculture
  • Artificial Reefs & Marine Protected Areas
  • Maritime Surveillance and Security
  • Marine Environment, Sustainability & Climate Change
  • Maritime Spatial Planning
  • Sub Sea Technology
  • Ocean Energy
  • Maritime Heritage
  • Maritime ICT & Smart Systems
  • In other Maritime and Sea-related fields and sectors

The list in not exhaustive, as the Executive Committee may – at the suggestion of any of its members or other stakeholder - decide to include additional fields in which the Institute could be engaged, provided that these are always related to Maritime and Sea affairs.