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2011 Edition


Sunday February 13th

7:15 PM
Welcome address by His Excellency Mr. Bernard Fautrier, Vice-President
and Chief Executive Officier of the Prince Albert II of Monaco
Foundation, and Mr. Robert Calcagno, Chief executive manager of the
Oceanographic Institute, Foundation Albert Ist, Prince of Monaco.

7:25 PM
Presentation by Mr. Fahey, President of the National Geographic Society,
of the film “Secrets of the Mediterranean: Cousteau's lost world”.

7:30 PM
Address by His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco.

7:35 - 8:45 PM
World Premiere Screening of the film “Secrets of the Mediterranean:
Cousteau's lost world”.

8:45 PM
Monaco Blue Initiative reception and welcome dinner in the presence
of HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco in the Aquarium.

Monday February 14th

9:00 - 1:00 PM
Leader discussion on Marine Protected Areas.

11:30 - 1:00 PM
Interactive session on implementation and benefits of Marine Protected Areas.

Lunch break.

2:30 - 5:15 PM
Follow-up on sessions 1 and 2 of the 2010 Monaco Blue Initiative
meeting and applications on Marine Protected Areas.

(2:30-3:45) “The deep ocean: an unknown biodiversity to be protected”.

(4:00-5:15) “Large marine animals: keystone species crucial to marine ecosystems".