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Portuguese Sea Challenges Seminar:"Portugal and the Sea - A New Return"

2019/10/19
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The 8th edition of the Portuguese Sea Challenges Seminar, scheduled for 19th October, has as its theme “Portugal and the Sea: A New Return”. Since 2012, this seminar has been asserting itself in the panorama of maritime culture as a reference event at national level, bringing to the frontline the problems surrounding Portugal's relationship with the Sea. The 2019 edition will address the national positioning towards the oceans, in a vision that goes through the Portuguese historical and cultural legacy, and presents future perspectives regarding environmental sustainability and the blue economy, sensitizing the public to a broad vision about "A New Return".

PROGRAM

09:30 Opening session

Fernando Caçoilo, President of the Municipality of Ílhavo
Álvaro Garrido, Consultant of the Maritime Museum of Ílhavo

10:00 Opening Conference

“The Cultural and Social Importance of the Oceans” - John Brannigan (University College Dublin)

11:00 Panel I - Sea, Discoveries and Globalization

“Sea: A Portuguese Design” - Ana Paula Avelar (CHAM-FCSH / NOVA & UAb)
“The role of nautics in the Discoveries” - José Manuel Malhão Pereira (CIUHCT)
“The new port cities and the first globalization” - Ana Catarina Garcia (CHAM - FCSH / NOVA / UAC)
Debate

14:00 Panel II - Maritime Literature and Culture

“The ideological production of maritimism in the new state” - Álvaro Garrido (FEUC)
Round Table: “Santareno's work in Portuguese cultural heritage”
Alvaro Garrido | Ana Paula Medeiros | Vicente Batalha | Artur Ribeiro
Debate

Visit to the temporary exhibition “The Dream of the Sea”, by Maria Gabriel

16:00 Panel III - Return to the Sea

“Deep ocean: the new frontier of the unknown” - Luís Menezes Pinheiro (CESAM - University of Aveiro)
“Industry 4.0 in the marine environment” - Filipa Saldanha (Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation)
Debate

17:00 Closing Session

Opening of the temporary exhibition “Ode ao 31 de Janeiro”, by Luís Pavão
Launch of ARGOS 07 - Ílhavo Maritime Museum Magazine
Launch of “O Lugre”, by Bernardo Santareno. E-Primatur Edition

 

REGISTRATION (free) until October 18th:

Email to ciemar.mmi@cm-ilhavo.pt with name, profession, institution and contacts

Note:

The seminar is credited as a short training (6 hours) for teachers of the 2nd and 3rd cycles of basic and secondary education, upon subsequent registration on the Area Training Center website.

Partners:

Centro de Humanidades da Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas da Universidade Nova de Lisboa (CHAM/FCSH)

Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian

Centro de Estudos do Ambiente e do Mar (CESAM) da Universidade de Aveiro