Marinetech 2015

12 November

09:00 – 09:30 – Registo dos participantes - Registration

09:30 - Sessão de abertura – Opening session

10:00 – Sessão I – Observatórios e Plataformas Fixas – Session I – Observatories and Fixed Platforms

Moderadores (Chair persons):

Berit Lunde Heltne, Aanderaa

Carlos Fernandes, Instituto Hidrográfico

Canary Islands oceanic platform (PLOCAN)

Carlos Barrera, PLOCAN

PdE Deep water buoy network: development, challenges, risks and strengths

Marta de Alfonso Alonso-Muñoyerro, Puertos del Estado

IH in-situ monitoring networks: a pillar of MONIZEE strategy

João Vitorino, Instituto Hidrográfico

Connecting for Good – Live Beach Application

Ana Mesquita Veríssimo, Vodafone Portugal Foundation, and Maria Ana Cunha, CEC

11:00 – 11:30 – Pausa para café (Coffee break)

Seawatch – innovations

Arve Berg and OIaf Sveggen, Fugro OCEANOR

Bares buoy: Tide data, a rising value

Carlos Durán, Hercules Control

Composite Solutions: creating opportunities at sea

Ricardo Neta, Composite Solutions

12:00 – 13:00 – Discussão – Round table

13:00 – Almoço - Lunch

14:30 – Sessão II – Instrumentação, Dados e Serviços a Jusante

– Session II – Instruments, Data Sets and Downstream Services

Moderadores (Chair persons):

Inês Martins, Instituto Hidrográfico

Ricardo Neta, Composite Solutions

Environmental monitoring systems

Nuno Jardim, Oilwater

In-Situ biochemical labs

Carlos Lopes Teixeira, Vórtice

Multi parameter instrumentation to understand the marine ecosystem

Berit Lunde Heltne, Aanderaa

Evolution in the technologies of currents and waves measurement

Aaron Robinson, Teledyne RD Instruments, Carlos Lopes Teixeira,


Introduction to the AD2CP platform: a new generation current profilers from Nortek

Cristobal Molina, Nortek

Measuring waves and currents in littoral areas: are the available instruments adequate enough?

Diogo Mendes, Instituto Hidrográfico

16:00 – 16:30 – Pausa para café (Coffee break)

Big data platforms for Earth Observation services and coastal research activities

Nuno Catarino, Deimos Engenharia

Metocean data and forecasts for shipping and port operations

José Chambel Leitão, Hidromod

17:00- 18:00 – Discussão – Round table

18:00 – 20:00 – Cocktail


13 November

09:30 - Sessão III – Rede de Radares HF - Session III - HF Radar Network

Moderadores (Chair persons):

Marta de Alfonso, Puertos del Estado

António Jorge da Silva, Instituto Hidrográfico

Puertos del Estado HF Radar network

Maria Isabel Ruiz Gil de la Serna, Puertos del Estado

HF Radar downstream services

Carlos Fernandes, Instituto Hidrográfico

Case study: SeaSonde HF Radar for oil spill trajectory short term forecast in Galicia

Andres Alonso-Martirena, Qualitas Instruments

HF Radar data validation by drifters: standardization of methodologies.

Ricardo Vicente, Instituto Hidrográfico

11:00 – 11:30 – Pausa para café (Coffee break)

Surface currents off the Tagus estuary: HF Radar data vs. 3d circulation model

João Rodrigues, Universidade de Aveiro

Tsunami detection by means of SeaSonde HF Radar

Maria João Fernandes, Qualitas Instruments

12:00 – 13:00 – Discussão – Round table

13:00 – Almoço - Lunch

14:30 – Sessão IV – Novas tecnologias, Sensores e Aplicações

– Session IV - New Technologies, Sensors and Applications

Moderadores (Chair persons):

Rita Esteves, Instituto Hidrográfico

Carlos Ventura Soares, Direção de Farois

Unmanned vehicles in the maritime context

Nuno Simões, UAVision

LAUV - A Lightweight AUV for heavy-duty ocean surveys

Luis Madureira, Oceanscan

Networked vehicle systems for a sustainable presence in the ocean

Tiago Rodrigues, Laboratório de Sistemas e Tecnologia Subaquática

Serial port interfacing using Bluetooth® modules and Android™ smartphone applications

João Ribeiro, Instituto Hidrográfico

15:30 – 16:00 – Pausa para café (Coffee break)

Estimation of wave parameters near the surf zone with low-cost drifting buoys

José Paulo Pinto, Instituto Hidrográfico

ROW - Early detection system for oil on water

Pedro Agostinho, Qualitas Instruments

Remote observation of Earth surface with Reflected GNSS signals

Nuno Catarino, Deimos Engenharia

Laser Scanning: point cloud applications on maritime structures

Luís Santos, Leica Geosystems

Medium altitude self-powered platform for ocean observation

Tiago Pardal, Omnidea

17:15 – 18:15 – Discussão – Round table

18:20 – Encerramento - Closing

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