The 5th dissemination event of the TIMMOD project took place on 13th October in Batumi, Georgia. The event was organized by Project Partner 4 – LEPL National Environmental Agency and had the purpose to present the TIMMOD project in a nutshell in front of different stakeholders.


The main goals, activities, and expected results of the TIMMOD project were presented to a group of 30 participants from different stakeholder organizations, such as the Ministry of Environmental Protection and Agriculture of Georgia, Batumi State Maritime Academy, Coast Guard Department, etc. The event was held in two parts. The first part included the greetings from the Deputy Minister of Environmental Protection and Agriculture of Georgia, and a presentation on Advanced Hydro Environmental Numerical Instruments for Data Processing, Real-Time Monitoring and Prediction of Marine Conditions in the Black Sea given by the PP3, delivered by Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (AUTh). The second part of the event was the demonstration to the participants and testing in the open sea of the CTD buoy obtained within TIMMOd project.  

The 6th Dissemination event is planned to take place in Batumi, during the forthcoming 2nd Phase of Pilot Project Surveys.

TIMMOD activities at a glance

Group Activity T1

Inventory and promotion of innovative environmental monitoring technologies for assessment of fish stock and non fish living resources. This activity aims at the elaboration of an Inventory of Innovative water monitoring technologies for monitoring of chemical, physical and biological parameters, and assessment of living resources.

Group Activity T2

Assessment and recommendation on advanced hydro-environmental numerical tools for data handling, real-time control and forecasting of marine conditions in the Black Sea. The main aim is to broaden the focus of traditional data processing and numerical modelling approaches by taking into account the holistic perspective in the analysis.

Group Activity T3

Pilot demonstration project on innovative monitoring using advance methods and instruments. Selecting innovative instrumentation, data handling and numerical modelling tools that are going to be demonstrated in two sea areas/test sites in Varna and Batumi.

Group Activity T4

Innovation Strategy to improve joint monitoring, data sharing and cross border information exchange systems in compliance with Marine Strategy Framework Directive and Data Collection Framework. This activity aims to develop common Strategy for supporting the implementation of modern technological upgrade in joint environmental monitoring, in service of the cross border cooperation and data sharing systems.

TIMMOD activities are in full swing. Please contact us to follow TIMMOD activities progress in detail, as well as if you wish to receive latest technical reports elaborated by the project team.


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