The next BLAST conference will take place in Ostend, Flanders, on September 22, 2011. View the outline programme here.
The conference will be opened by Hilde Crevits, the Flemish Minister for Mobility and Public Works.
Keynote presentations will focus on Integrated Coastal Zone Management (ICZM), Marine Spatial Planning, S100, the INSPIRE project, and Maritime Traffic and Safety. Four separate workshops will present results from the project so far.
Ostend is a medium sized coastal city located on the north-west coast of Belgium. Visit the Ostend Tourist Office for more information.