North Sea Conference 2020

The 23rd North Sea Conference was the first held online. The conference marked the launch of the North Sea Commission's North Sea Strategy 2030, and its breakout workshops doubled as the final stakeholder consultation for a new North Sea Region Programme.

The online conference took place on 10 November and was hosted from Aalborg, Denmark. The conference was hosted by the North Sea Commission and supported by the North Sea Region Programme.

Conference programme

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Presentations from the plenary sessions

Please find below the presentations from the North Sea Conference plenary sessions:

On course towards 2030: Launching the new North Sea Strategy
Magnus Engelbrektsson, North Sea Commission 

New programme, new horizons: results of consultations so far
Christian Byrith, North Sea Region Programme

Presentations from breakout sessions

Energy and low carbon / circular economy A

Energy and low carbon / circular economy B

Climate change adaptation A

Climate change adaptation B

Maritime development

Sustainable transport

Smart regions

North Sea Region project administration


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Recording of the plenary 

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