The main objectives of PISCAS concern several aspects related to Integrated Coastal Management and Maritime Space Planning (MSP) in the context of the Integrated Maritime Policy and its relationship to Blue Growth. Notably, the School will be aimed at defining the best methods and tools to achieve the development and growth of aquaculture through coordinated spatial planning.
Given that an effective MSP process calls for different competences, this Scientific School is intended to offer a learning opportunity to researchers, scientist and students involved different scientific field, as well as to technical and human resources from public administration.
General knowledge on several MSP and aquaculture site-selection aspects will be delivered:
The School will be structured in both theoretical and practical parts and will encourage the exchange of experiences and knowledge among experts and participants.
To participate in the Scientific School, registration fees are not required. However, all participants must participate in the whole event, both frontal lessons and informal activities.
A workshop will be held on July 15 2021 and will be address to PA, companies, students, and citizens, with the involvement of the Fisheries and Aquaculture Service (Department of Agriculture and Agro-Pastoral Reform) of the Sardinia Region.
In addition to the teachers engaged in PISCAS, national and international experts from the aquaculture sector, in particular shellfish farming, and from the Fisheries Service will be involved during the workshop.
Participation Maximum attendance is 20 students both in presence and remote form. The lectures will also be open to other students, as auditors, up to a maximum of 35 people.
Participation Fee: Participation is free.
Travel: Participants are responsible for their own travel arrangements and payments to get to the venue.
Application: If you are interested in participating in PISCAS Scientific School 2021, please fill in the application form until June 6th 2021. The application form must be completed, together with your CV and a copy of a valid identity document.
All applications will be evaluated after the application deadline. By the end of June 18th 2021, participants will receive a notification of acceptance.