NOTE! This site uses cookies and similar technologies.

If you not change browser settings, you agree to it. Learn more

I understand


To make this site work properly, we sometimes place small data files called cookies on your device. Most big websites do this too.


What are cookies?

A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language, font size and other display preferences) over a period of time, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another.


How do we use cookies?

A number of our pages use cookies to remember if you have agreed (or not) to our use of cookies on this site

Enabling these cookies is not strictly necessary for the website to work but it will provide you with a better browsing experience. You can delete or block these cookies, but if you do that some features of this site may not work as intended.

The cookie-related information is not used to identify you personally and the pattern data is fully under our control. These cookies are not used for any purpose other than those described here.


Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ('Google'). Google Analytics uses 'cookies', which are text files placed on your computer, to help the web team analyse how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

Cookies do not contain any personal information about you and cannot be used to identify an individual user.


Do we use other cookies?

Some of our pages or subsites may use additional or different cookies to the ones described above. If so, the details of these will be provided in their specific cookies notice page. You may be asked for your agreement to store these cookies.


How to control cookies

You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish – for details, see You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site and some services and functionalities may not work.



Final Conference of MAPMED Project


(including Content Transfer Workshop) 


El Kantaoui, Tunisia, 

13-14 October 2015 

Venue: Hotel Hasdrubal Thalassa & Spa, Port El Kantaoui 


14 October 2015 


9:00 Registration of new Participants


9:30 Bio-optical properties of waters in port areas and quality assessment 

Luigi Lazzara, Massi L., Maselli F., Claudia Rossano, University of Florence - Department of Biology (UNIFI)


9:50 Benthic biodiversity in Mediterranean ports 

Christos Arvanitidis, Thanos Dailianis - Hellenic Centre for Marine Research (HCMR)


10:10 Bioindicator based on behavioral adaptation of arthropods to beach stability and management quality 

Felicita Scapini, Simone Gambineri, University of Florence - Department of Biology (UNIFI)


10:30 Exploiting bacterioplankton in management of Mediterranean ports 

Elena Tamburini, Nicola Frigau, University of Cagliari, Department of Biomedical Sciences (UNICA-DiSB)


10:50 Definition of the ecological potential of heavily modified water bodies (the Projects PORTONOVO and MARPORT) 

José A. Juanes, Instituto de Hidráulica Ambiental "IH Cantabria", Universidad de Cantabria


11:20 Coffee Break 


11:50 Bioremediation of polluted marine environments 

Ameur Cherif, Higher Institute of Biotechnology of Sidi Thabet, Tunisia


12:10 The FP7 Project KILLSPILL (Integrated Biotechnological Solutions for Combating Marine Oil Spills) 

Giulio Zanaroli, Dept. of Civil, Chemical, Environmental and Materials Engineering, DICAM, University of Bologna, Italy


12:40 The ENPI CBCMED Project MESP (Managing the Environmental Sustainability of Ports for a durable development) 

Abdelrahman Hajar, Head of Technical Department, Port of Tripoli, Lebanon


13:10 Bioremediation applications in Indonesia: from land farming to bioreactor system 

Agung Dhamar Sayakti, Director of the Center for Maritime Bioscience Studies, Institute for Research and Community Service - Jenderal Soedirman University - Indonesia


13:30 Lunch 


15:00 Sustainability of yachting sector and portuality 

Pietro Angelini, coordinator Na.Vi.Go. s.c.a.r.l., Center for innovation and development of Tuscan sailing 


15:15 Presentation of the new touristic Port of Gammarth 

Ahmed Mootamri, Master of Port Gammarth 


15:30 Presentation of the touristic Port of Hammamet 

Imed Mzoughi, Master of Port Hammamet


Presentation and Visit to the field and pilot installations 


17:00 Final discussion


17:30 Closure of the Conference 

Representative of Tunisian Ministry of Tourism





© 2011-2015 MAnagement of Port areas in the MEDiterranean sea basin Joomla Template by