BEACH-SOS Workshop at BeachVision Event

Project: BEACH-SOS
Physical Meeting
  • Date & Time
    12. April 2024
    09:00 - 13:30 (BST)
  • Organiser
    Coastal Union Germany (EUCC-D)
  • Venue
    • Leibniz Institute for Baltic Sea Research Warnemünde (IOW), Seestr. 15,
    • 18119 Warnemünde
    • Germany


Join the BEACH-SOS Workshop – a dynamic session within the larger BeachVision event focused on climate adaptation and plastic reduction at the Baltic Sea beach.

What to expect:

  • Climate Resilience at the Beach: This workshop, hosted by the Coastal Union Germany (EUCC-D), tackles the challenges and opportunities presented by climate change for beach tourism.
  • Interactive Discussions: Actively participate in discussions, share your experiences, and collaborate with fellow stakeholders – from tourism professionals to scientists and local authorities.
  • Building Strategies Together: Develop practical strategies to make Baltic Sea beaches more resilient to the changing climate.

The BEACH-SOS Workshop is perfect for:

  • Tourism industry professionals
  • Authorities and administrations involved in beach management and regional development
  • NGOs
  • Local communities
  • Scientists
  • Anyone passionate about the future of Baltic Sea beaches

BeachVision Bonus:

Prior to the workshop, gain valuable insights from expert presentations on the critical issues of marine litter and climate change. This introductory session sets the stage for the interactive BEACH-SOS workshop.

Don't miss this opportunity to learn, network, and take action towards a more resilient future for our Baltic Sea beaches!


    09:00 - 13:30

    Date: 12.04.2024

    Time: 9.00 - 13.30

    Location: Leibniz Institute for Baltic Sea Research Warnemünde (IOW), Seestr. 15, 18119 Rostock-Warnemünde, Germany

    Programme: 9:00 – 9:15  -Welcome word by the director of IOW 9:15 – 9:25 -Save The Baltic Sea expedition: a talk by the hiker team 9:25 – 9:35 -The Coastal Union Germany 9:35 – 9:45 -State Office for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Geology (LUNG) 9:45 – 10:05 -Introduction to marine litter research 10:05 – 10:25 -Introduction to climate change impacts on beaches. Climate Service Center Germany (GERICS) 10:25 – 12:30 -Group A: Beach clean up and marine litter evaluation (public) -Group B: Climate Resilience at the Beach: Understanding Challenges, Recognising Opportunities, Acting Together (by invitation) 12:30 – 13:00 Break 13:00 – 13:30 Workshop conclusions and feedback 13:30 Farewell to the Save the Baltic Sea delegation!


Upcoming events

BEACH-SOS Tackles Climate Change at the Baltic Sea Tourism Forum!
Project: BEACH-SOS
Physical Meeting
02. - 04. June 2024
00:00 - 23:59 (BST)

    Past events

    BEACH-SOS meets Saulkrasti
    Project: BEACH-SOS
    Physical Meeting
    23. - 26. January 2024
    00:00 - 23:59 (EET)