The SIMNORAT Final conference was opened by representatives of the city, the region, the European Commission as well as the Shom:

Michel Gourcay, Vice-president, Brest Métropole
Forough Salami-Dadkhah, Vice-President, Brittany Region
David Sanmiguel, Project Adviser, Executive Agency for SMEs (EASME), European Commission
Bruno Frachon, Director of Shom, SIMNORAT project leader


Dominique Carval, Shom, Coordination, SIMNORAT, gave an overview of the project, its objectives and deliverables while underlining the importance of the vital partnership of the participating institutions of France, Spain and Portugal.