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GET READY Project Reaching the Goals


The Centre for Maritime Studies at the University of Turku (CMS) finalized a three-year project GET READY. The CMS’ main outputs were a curriculum for short-term professional training and examination of best practices on sustainable spatial planning in the Eastern Gulf of Finland. The training course provides a general level introduction of the principles and practices of sustainable spatial planning. It was based on the best practices identified by the project consortium.

Experiences of challenges and solutions in online teaching will be utilized in the future


At the beginning of COVID-19 pandemic, in spring of 2020, universities in Europe moved to distance learning with very short notice and from different situations. The InCompEdu project collected experiences of teachers with an extensive survey: which challenges the sudden change created, solutions found and how online teaching methods developed during the pandemic.

Challenges and Best Practices in Remote and Hybrid Academic Teaching


16.2.2022 at 10.00 - 16.00
Please note that the event will be held at 10:00-16:00 EET, which is CET 9:00-15:00. The first international workshop of the project InCompEdu is organised as an online event. The aim of the event is to raise awareness and discuss about the common challenges in online teaching during Covid-19...

GET READY – Boosting Sustainable Shore Use in the Eastern Gulf of Finland


The Eastern Gulf of Finland hosts a variety of human activities as well as sites of cultural, historical and natural values. The geographically small coastal and marine area is rich with major ports, busy waterways, blue economy businesses activities, and a wide variety of leisure activities. Inevitably, environmental challenges cannot be avoided. Therefore, the needs and interests of different actors need to be considered and balanced, natural and cultural values should be preserved, environmental impacts mitigated, and efforts made to improve the state of the environment where needed.

Ways forward to reach zero emissions shipping


28.9.2021 at 10.00 - 12.30
Please note that the webinar will be held at 9:00 – 11:30 CEST (Finnish summer time 10:00 – 12:30).SEAMEASURES is organizing an online workshop to discuss potential solutions and future scenarios for zero emission shipping. The main focus is on technological scenarios for meeting the IMO 2050 GHG...