Thursday December 6th
12.00-13.00 Vegetarian lunch at STUDIO
13.00 Introduction and welcome
Mayor and chairman of the City Excutive Board Katrin Stjernfeldt-Jammeh together with Dr. Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry, President of the World Maritime University.
Trevor Graham, moderator, Urban Island
Ocean Literacy: recent developments and the way forward, Francesca Santoro, Programme Specialist/IOC, UNESCO Venice, UNESCO
14.30-16.30 Break-out sessions:
16.30 Gathering in front of plenary - drinks and snacks will be served
16.45 "The one woman campaigner"
Ms. Stella Bowles, 2018 International young eco-hero, Canada, mingle area.
17.30 End of the day
19.00 Dinner at the World Maritime University
(Participation by registration)
Friday December 7th
09.00 Introduction by the moderator
Trevor Graham, Urban Island
09.15-10 00 Panel debate: Ocean Literacy – The way forward
Participants: Francesca Santoro, UNESCO & Michael Palmgren, Marine Educational Centre, Helen Åberg, Swedish Ambassador for the ocean, Peter Malinowski, Executive Director, Billion Oyster Project, New York City, Young ocean ambassadors from Malmö.
Moderator: Trevor Graham, Urban Island
10.00-10.40 The harvesting team present their observations from the break out sessions
Why we should care about life below water – national and global perspectives, Helen Ågren, Director at the Swedish Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Swedish Ambassador for the Ocean
12.00 Vegetarian lunch at STUDIO
13.00 End of conference
13.10 Study tour to the Marine Educational Centre in Malmö
Participation by registration. Departure by bus from the venue. The bus will return to Studio by 15.00.