One third of global Oil & Gas is extracted from platforms at sea, the network of underwater pipelines & cables is a vital infrastructure of modern society, the 90% of trade moving by sea, thousands of ports and terminals along coastlines are vital to the supply chain, marine wind farms are growing rapidly boosting clean energy, fisheries feed the demands of an extremely rising population while tourism including cruises & super yachts is becoming a powerful development tool.
As far as we are talking about all kinds of business development in the marine environment of the East Mediterranean, this requires a secure environment thus crucial to our economic stability, that is not threatened by any illegal activity.
Defence & security is essential to supporting the Blue Economy!
The conference aims at raising awareness, providing specific expertise and appropriate mechanisms for cooperation between governments, international organizations, law enforcement agencies, representatives of the defense & security industries, offshore activities, vital coastal infrastructure, shipping and SAR, in all aspects of the threats that may hinder the development of the Blue Economy in the Mediterranean Sea.
CYPnaval Conference, has been a key supporter of the Blue Economy concept, particularly in the East Mediterranean region.
More details on speakers opportunity, sponsorship, showcase and participation can be found at www.cypnaval.eu