On the 5th of June 2018, The Vice-Rector of the University of Gdańsk prof. Piotr Stepnowski hosted a Delegate of the President for European Universities (University of Cadiz) prof. Jose A. Munoz-Cueto.
The purpose of the meeting was to discuss the possibilites for future academic cooperation in the field of exchange of students, employees, academic staff as well as joint research and publications.
Prof. Jose A. Munoz-Cueto presented different areas of study and research connected with the sea that are supported and promoted by the Cei-Mar (Campus of International Excellence of the Sea). There was a discussion about the potential participation of University of Gdańsk, especially the Faculty of Oceanography and Geography, in the project.
Prof. Munoz-Cueto also visited representatives of the Faculty of Oceanography and Geography and UG’ research ship “Oceanograf”.
CEI·MAR was founded on 12 December, 2012, with the purpose of becoming the governing body of the Campus of International Excellence of the Sea, and the hub around which universities, research institutions and social agents in Andalusia, south Portugal and north Morocco can gather. CEI·MAR’s fundamental aims are to create an academic, scientific, entrepreneurial and innovative environment and to promote education and research in different areas of specialization concerning the sea.