THESEUS (Innovative technologies for safer European coasts in a changing climate) is the largest Integrated Project within coastal risk assessment and mitigation funded by the European Commission (6,530,000 €) and consists of 31 partner institutes. The project will develop during the next four years a systematic approach to deliver both a low-risk coast for human use and healthy coastal habitats for evolving coastal zones subjected to multiple factors.


On the project description pages you will find more detailed information. The general coordinator of THESEUS is Barbara Zanuttigh from the University of Bologna. The project started the first of December 2009.

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THESEUS DSS available!
Added on: 2014-02-10 09:35:35 by De Pooter, Daphnis
The THESEUS-project consortium has developed a Decision Support System (a DSS) which will help decision makers and practisioners to design sustainable coastal protection strategies. The tool is freely available for download after filling out a short registration form. ... [Read more]
THESEUS funded research in Nature
Added on: 2013-12-09 13:26:06 by De Pooter, Daphnis
Nature published a paper by Stijn Temmerman and coauthored by THESEUS partner Tjeerd Bouma (NIOZ) promoting the implementation of ecosystem based coastal protection systems. ... [Read more]
THESEUS Conference held 18 October 2013 at the Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences
Added on: 2013-10-25 12:31:41 by De Pooter, Daphnis
The organising committee would like to thank all participants for attending the THESEUS Science Policy Interface (SPI) conference and contributing to the success of the meeting. The conference was attended by over a 100 participants, of which a fourth were end users, including different decision and policy makers. ... [Read more]
THESEUS Science meets Policy event 18 October 2013
Added on: 2013-09-30 15:46:12 by De Pooter, Daphnis
During the past 4 years THESEUS combined findings from 8 study sites and developed a Decision Support System (DSS) for sustainable decision making, specifically applied to these sites. On the final conference, on 18 October 2013 in Brussels, coastal engineers, sociologist, ecologists and economists share their findings. Interested scientists and policymakers still can subscribe to participate. ... [Read more]
THESEUS@InnovationSeeds Webinar Available
Added on: 2013-07-31 14:36:09 by De Pooter, Daphnis
A Web Seminar (or "Webinar") on the THESEUS project is available through the InnovationSeeds website. [Read more]

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