Presentations from Maritime Spatial Planning for Blue Growth

This page contains the presentations from the conference Maritime Spatial Planning for Blue Growth: How to plan for a Sustainable Blue Economy?, organised by the European MSP Platform on behalf of the European Commission and held on 11 - 12 October 2017 in Brussels, Belgium.

Session 1: Setting the Scene

Opening speech by Karmenu Vella, Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries


Opening Words by Jaak Aab, Minister of Public Administration, Estonia:

- Maritime Spatial Planning video

- Opening speech video



Session 2: How to plan today to accommodate tomorrow's Blue Economy?


Session 3: Assessing Future spatial demands of the blue economy

Session 4: How can synergies between maritime sectors be promoted through MSP?

Session 5: Wrap-up session: Implications for MSP in Europe and beyond