CMBC has organized two public events as part of a four-day scientific synthesis workshop. The workshop and these events are sponsored by Wilsdorf Mettler Future Foundation and concerned donors as part of their Plastic Awareness Global Initiative (PAGI)
1) The science of plastic in the sea (October 1)
Eminent researchers from around the world will join users of science for brief presentations and a panel discussion on the known and unknown science of plastic waste in the ocean.
2) Solutions for marine plastic pollution (October 2)
Agencies will provide speed presentations on how and where they work to address solutions to marine plastic pollution and their progress to date. This will be followed by a panel discussion.