European Maritime Day 2019

The European Commission's Directorate General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, the Ministry of Sea of Portugal and the Municipality of Lisbon are happy to invite you to the European Maritime Day 2019. The conference will take place on 16&17 May in the Lisbon Congress Centre.

The focus of EMD 2019 will be on blue entrepreneurship, innovation and investment to transform maritime sectors and boost emerging technologies and value chains.

Meeting point on maritime affairs and blue growth

The EMD is the annual EU meeting point on maritime affairs and blue growth. It targets maritime professionals, entrepreneurs and ocean leaders from businesses, governments, public institutions, NGOs and academia. Stakeholders will find the EMD a great opportunity to touch base with strategic partners, to make new contacts, get visibility for projects, activities and achievements, gain new insights into the evolving EU policy and funding landscape and provide input into European Maritime Policy formulation.

Provisional programme and more info on the EMD website.

EMD Exhibition.

We are offering an upgraded Blue Expo experience for stakeholders and companies to present their products and services.
 Apply here for renting a stand at EMD Expo.

B2B meetings.

Through EMD dedicated matchmaking application, participants will be able to ask for meeting slots with other participants and post their profiles online. More information on this feature will be available at a later stage.

Register online now and consider offsetting you carbon emissions.

For more information you can contact the organisation of the European Maritime Day of the European Commission.