This year, BlueBRIDGE was represented at Sea Tech Week 2016, the 10th such event to take place. The event was held from the 10th to the 14th of October, 2016, at the Quartz Congress Center in Brest, France. SMEs, innovation clusters, and research institutes were in attendance at the event.

This year, the main focus was on Sea and Digital Technologies, such as Monitoring (in situ / remote), data acquisition and transmission, robotics, sensors, modeling, Big Data, electronic navigation systems, and Human-Machine Interface, and BlueBRIDGE VRE services and its early achievements were showcased.

Additionally, during the event, a BlueBRIDGE poster entitled "A Web application to publish R scripts as-a-Service on a Cloud computing platform" was on display. The poster can be viewed here.


Below, you will find information about the BlueBRIDGE workshop, which took place on Thursday, October 13th, from 14:00-17:00:


14:00 - 14:30 How BlueBRIDGE data management services can support the marine & maritime sector

14:30 - 14:40 Q&A

14:40 - 14:55 Use of satellite imagery for the generation of an aquaculture atlas: a case study in Greece 

14:55 - 15:00 Q&A

15:00 - 15:20 Live demo of BlueBRIDGE services (To see BlueBRIDGE in Action, click here)

15:20 - 15:30 Q&A

15:30 - 16:00 Networking Break

16:00 - 17:00 Ask BlueBRIDGE: Interactive discussion with BlueBRIDGE experts

Target Audience

The expected target audience was scientists, engineers, companies, decision‐makers from private and public institutions and everyone concerned by data management dedicated to aquaculture, fisheries and environmental issues.

Programme Committee

  • Pasquale Pagano, ISTI-CNR
  • Sara Garavelli, Trust-IT Services
  • Philippe Monbet, PMBret
  • Anais Turpault, PMBret
  • Nicolas Longépé, CLS Groupe

For more information, visit the workshop dedicated page on Sea Tech Week Website.