Coast Expo and the Green Coast Award

Wednesday 01st May 2013

Coast Expo

Coast Expo, the most qualified event in Italy dedicated to coastal zone management and protection takes place from 18th to 20th September 2013 at Ferrara Fiere Congressi, in parallel with RemTech Expo 2013, the most specialized expo dedicated to remediation technologies and territory requalification.

Coast Expo is at the fourth edition and represents now a meeting point and forum for Public Administrations, Research Institutions, Universities, Engineering Companies and Consultants, Operators, Organizations, at national and international level. The conference program proposes a lively and constructive debate, on current topics and open to new themes: coastal protection and development, sediment management, soft coastal defense, morphodynamic monitoring, coastal emergencies, RITMARE Flag Project, Marine Strategy Directive and Green Coast Award (Poster & Case Studies).

Green Coast Award

“Green Coast Award” has the target to focus on projects and initiatives, ongoing or developed during last 12 months before the event, interesting from sustainability point of view and realized around coastal areas, ports and marines, coastal touristic buildings. Evaluation will follow an ‘holistic approach’, developed with Green Building Council Italia’s cooperation, that will include some criteria: methodology, sustainable site, sustainable buildings and infrastructures (in terms of energy and water efficiency, materials and resources, environmental quality), innovation and certification. Best proposals will be part of the official session (oral presentation) that will take place on the 19th of September, in the afternoon. All selected proposals will be insert in the digital book of abstract and will be exposed for free into the poster session during the three days (poster dimension: 70x100).

Submission Instruction

The abstracts should be in Italian or English, and edited according with the template that must be required at info@coastexpo.com. The papers up to 4 pages (plus 2 for figures) must contain: title, name of author/s (communications will be routed to the first name), all references of Entity/Company (address, city, state, province, postal code, telephone, fax and e-mail address) and clearly indicate the main elements of sustainability and innovation, the expected benefits and the status of execution, following checklist multicriteria. Completed form have to be submitted by May 31st , 2013 at info@coastexpo.com. Some information and integrative notes could be request. The communication regarding the selected paper to participate as oral presentation to the conference and to the poster session will be sent by June 30th, 2013.

Contacts

Eng. Mauro Roglieri
Dr. Silvia Paparella 
Dr. Andrea Zamariolo 
Ferrara Exhibition and Conference Centre 
Via della Fiera 11, I – 44124 Ferrara 
Ph. +39 – 0532 – 909495 and 900713 
Fax +39 – 0532 – 976997 
e-mail: info@coastexpo.com

Coast Expo

Coast Expo, the most qualified event in Italy dedicated to coastal zone management and protection takes place from 18th to 20th September 2013 at Ferrara Fiere Congressi, in parallel with RemTech Expo 2013, the most specialized expo dedicated to remediation technologies and territory requalification.

Coast Expo is at the fourth edition and represents now a meeting point and forum for Public Administrations, Research Institutions, Universities, Engineering Companies and Consultants, Operators, Organizations, at national and international level. The conference program proposes a lively and constructive debate, on current topics and open to new themes: coastal protection and development, sediment management, soft coastal defense, morphodynamic monitoring, coastal emergencies, RITMARE Flag Project, Marine Strategy Directive and Green Coast Award (Poster & Case Studies).

Green Coast Award

“Green Coast Award” has the target to focus on projects and initiatives, ongoing or developed during last 12 months before the event, interesting from sustainability point of view and realized around coastal areas, ports and marines, coastal touristic buildings. Evaluation will follow an ‘holistic approach’, developed with Green Building Council Italia’s cooperation, that will include some criteria: methodology, sustainable site, sustainable buildings and infrastructures (in terms of energy and water efficiency, materials and resources, environmental quality), innovation and certification. Best proposals will be part of the official session (oral presentation) that will take place on the 19th of September, in the afternoon. All selected proposals will be insert in the digital book of abstract and will be exposed for free into the poster session during the three days (poster dimension: 70x100).

Submission Instruction

The abstracts should be in Italian or English, and edited according with the template that must be required at info@coastexpo.com. The papers up to 4 pages (plus 2 for figures) must contain: title, name of author/s (communications will be routed to the first name), all references of Entity/Company (address, city, state, province, postal code, telephone, fax and e-mail address) and clearly indicate the main elements of sustainability and innovation, the expected benefits and the status of execution, following checklist multicriteria. Completed form have to be submitted by May 31st , 2013 at info@coastexpo.com. Some information and integrative notes could be request. The communication regarding the selected paper to participate as oral presentation to the conference and to the poster session will be sent by June 30th, 2013.

Contacts

Eng. Mauro Roglieri
Dr. Silvia Paparella 
Dr. Andrea Zamariolo 
Ferrara Exhibition and Conference Centre 
Via della Fiera 11, I – 44124 Ferrara 
Ph. +39 – 0532 – 909495 and 900713 
Fax +39 – 0532 – 976997 
e-mail: info@coastexpo.com