8:00 – 8:45 Accreditation.
8:45 am – 9:00 am Opening of the event. Greetings to the participants, presentation of the ECO Sailing Boat, the program and objectives of the meeting.
9:00 a.m. – 9:20 p.m. Paula Sobral, FCT-UNL (Faculty of Science and Technology – New University of Lisbon) and MARE (Center for Marine and Environmental Sciences) Lisbon-Portugal: “The problem of Microplásticos and Lixo Marinho”
9:20 – 09:40 Marcio Gerba from Route Project: “Modern consumerism and the impact on the oceans”
9: 40-10: 00 Miguel Bahiense Neto, President of Plastivida: “Sustainability and strategies of actions in the plastics sector – I’m Green”
10:00 a.m. – 10:20 p.m. Alexander Turra, Oceanographic Institute (USP): “Actions to combat marine litter: national and international strategies”
10:20 a.m. 10:40 p.m. Hugo Sarmento from UFSCar and TARA Expeditions Foundation: “The Tara Sailboat and research on biodiversity, marine pollution and environmental awareness”
10:40 a.m. – 11 p.m. Zelinda Andrade Leão, UFBA – Federal University of Bahia – “Abrolhos: from Charles Darwin to the Marine Waste”
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Lunch break
14:00 to 17:00 Environmental Film Show PLANETA.doc Zero Waste
Parallel session: Expert-only workshop (1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.)
Construction of mental maps, in the following groups: Government, Enterprise, University, Civil Society
Elaboration of the Charter Charter ECO – Itajaí 2017:
Proposals for cooperation between the study / work groups to submit projects;
Formation of a transAtlántic network of research on the problematic of the MARINE GARBAGE;
Establishment of Environmental Education Program nationwide focusing on local leadership training.
17:20 – 18:00 Coffee / tea and sharp talk
18:00 – 19:00 Special Session – Roundtable
Experience with Navigation and Problems of the Marine Trash – Guests: Commanders Amyr Klink and Vilfredo Schurmann.