We celebrated the conclusion of our multi-year project with a two-day seminar 5-6th of October!
The Scientific Seminar’s program: Adaptive management of aquatic ecosystems and transformative change of the blue economy governance
Scientific Session I – From source to sea: ecological boundaries and potential of blue growth
Material from the presentations:
Theme I: Improving models to increase the understanding of coastal and lake ecosystems
Circulation and transport dynamics in the Archipelago Sea (Elina Miettunen)
Impacts of rapid environmental changes on coastal fishery resources (Heikki Peltonen)
Theme II: Linking environment and blue economy
Commentary speech: Turo Hjerppe (YM)
Scientific Session II – Politics and regulation of a blue transition: new social scientific and legal perspectives
Theme 1: Effectiveness and legitimacy of regulation
Commentary by Professor Janne Hukkinen
Theme 2: Navigating and locating blue transition
Role of planning in blue bioeconomy transitions (Jani Lukkarinen)
Theory of change of water visions (Päivi Haapasaari)
Commentary Professor Nina Tynkkynen
On Friday, 6th October, we held a Breakfast Panel in Kansalaisinfo, Pikkuparlamentti, for decision-makers: How to support sustainable blue transition with policy?
Saara-Sofia Sirén (kok.)
Krista Mikkonen (vihr.)
Eveliina Heinäluoma (sdp.)
Professor emeritus Markku Ollikainen (HY, BlueAdapt)
Thank you to all panelists and participants for a lively discussion!