The 7th IEEE/OES Baltic Symposium “Clean and Safe Baltic Sea and Energy Security for the Baltic countries” took place on 12 – 15 June, 2018 in Klaipėda, Lithuania. The event was hosted by the Klaipėda University Marine Research Institute and association Baltic Valley (Lithuania), in cooperation with the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers and Oceanic Engineering Society (United States of America).
The program included plenary talks by experienced lecturers, oral and poster presentations, round table discussions, and a field trip to the UNESCO Natural Heritage Site – Curonian Spit. Basic topics for the Symposium were Energy Security and Independence, Hazard Planning and Mitigation, Handling of the Extensive Ammunition and Ordinance that have been disposed of in the Baltic Sea and Ecosystems and socio-economic impacts. Other relevant topics related to marine and maritime research were welcome.
Visit Symposium website: http://balticvalley.lt/baltic2018/for more information.