IV International Forum of the sea and the coasts

The IV International Forum of the sea and the coasts will be held in Forte dei Marmi (Italy) from 10 to 13 October 2018. The event consists of four sessions: on the first day, the sessions "Coastal Management" and "Methods of investigation/detection" are planned; on the second day, "Coastal morphodynamics/interaction between ports and coasts" and "Climate change and submersion" are planned. During the session "Methods of investigation/detection", scheduled for the  afternoon of the first day, Francesco Raffa, CNR-IGG will present his  work entitled: "The Wave Radar System: an essential tool for the monitoring of coastal phenomena and marine infrastructures". For the third day, a Field Trip along the coast of Northern Tuscany is planned. At the end of the Forum, on the fourth day, there will be a meeting  between the mayors of the territory (Massa, Carrara, Montignoso and  Forte dei Marmi) and the experts participating at the event; this  meeting is also open to the public and the press to illustrate the future initiatives. Participation is free.