Smart Seas Toolkit Assessment Workshop

February 16, 2023
Venue: Online via Zoom Videoconferencing

The Smart Seas Toolkit is aimed at increasing the resilience of Caribbean small-scale fishers through information and communications technologies, with emphasis on the maritime communications enabling environment.

During this workshop, the Smart Seas team will present and solicit feedback on the Project’s online toolkit, which comprises resources aimed at increasing the resilience of Caribbean small-scale fishers through information and communications technologies, with emphasis on the maritime communications enabling environment.

These resources include, but are not limited to: 

  • A UN compliance checklist 
  • Maritime band radio licensing form template 
  • Guidelines to specify Sea Area A1 
  • Nominal VHF-DSC radio curricula for small-scale fishers and coast station operators 
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Provisional Agenda (Download)

 

Time Item Presenter Role
9:00 AM Opening Tariq Mohammed Radio Engineer, Smart Seas Project Team
9:02 AM Welcome remarks Cleveland Thomas Area Representative, Caribbean Region, International Telecommunication Union (ITU)
Rodney Taylor Secretary General, Caribbean Telecommunication Union (CTU)
Cynthia ReddockDownes Chief Executive Officer, Telecommunications Authority of Trinidad and Tobago (TATT)
9:10 AM Group Picture Daniel Goitia Radio Engineer, Smart Seas Project Team
9:12 AM Presentation of Toolkit Artefacts Renasha Cassar Tariq Mohammed Radio Engineer, Smart Seas Project Team
9:25 AM Interactive Stakeholder Assessment Renasha Cassar,
Tariq Mohammed,
Tyler Seudath,
Daniel Goitia
Radio Engineers, Smart Seas Project Team
10:30 AM BREAK
10:35 AM Interactive Stakeholder Artefact Assessment Renasha Cassar,
Tariq Mohammed,
Tyler Seudath,
Daniel Goitia
Radio Engineers, Smart Seas Project Team
11:20 AM Q & A Renasha Cassar Radio Engineer, Smart Seas Project Team
11:45 AM Next Steps & Closure Kim Mallalieu Technical Advisor (pro bono), Smart Seas Project