The International Workshop on Maritime Academies was organized by the European Commission via ECORYS at the Headquarters of the Italian Coast Guard in Rome on April 22nd 2016. Professors I.Pachoundakis and S.Spyrou participated in the workshop and advocated the adoption of the distance learning in the European Maritime Education Institutions.
The goal of the workshop was to deliberate on the policies and strategies needed for the collaboration in the field of Maritime Education between the countries of the Middle East and North Africa (Jordan, Egypt, Tunisia, Algeria, Morocco, Libanon, Turkey) and the EU member states (Spain, France, Italy, Portugal, Netherlands, Belgium, Greece).
The Workshop was organized by:
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