The conference was introduced by the welcome speeches by Federico Delfino – Rector of the University of Genoa, Lorenzo Cuocolo – Chairman of the Board at FILSE SpA – Finanziaria Ligure per lo Sviluppo Economico, and Maria Nives Riggio – FILSE Vice Director.
Pietro De Martino (FILSE) and Massimo Perucca (PRJ) then explained project overview and main objectives.
You may have an insight watching this video www.youtube.com/channel/UCvB1sO-gMipflmn-nxTR1zA in the project YouTube channel. During the first day of the meeting, EcoeFISHent partners from Italy, Spain, Norway, Bulgaria, Israel, Kenya, France met for the first time to introduce themselves.
The very next day, every work package leader described its own WP objectives, tasks and role of the partners involved.
Participation was relevant: many partners attended the meeting live, coming also from abroad, while other partners followed the event online.