Sessions overview

The table below provides an overview of sessions held with both the MSP Challenge board game and the Simulation Platform since 2016.

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Check the History to see when the table was last updated and by whom. Feel free to add your own sessions at the top or bottom (it's sortable anyway).

Quarter Session date Session end date (if relevant) Session title Game Edition (if relevant) MSP focus No. of participants (roughly) Location Location country code
2020-Q1 2020-03-25 2020-03-27 Marine Spatial Planning (MSP) Challenge digital North Sea integral 10 Fully online (first!), though with students from St. Mary's University, Halifax, Canada CA
2020-Q1 2020-02-12 2020-02-14 Maritime Spatial Planning Challenge, bachelor's MSP module board & digital Baltic Sea integral 12 NOVIA University of Applied Sciences, Tamissaari/Ekenäs, Finland FI
2019-Q4 2019-12-07 Marine Spatial Planning Course, Serious gaming session at Ecopath35 conference digital North Sea integral 15 Fish and Wildlife Research Institute, St. Petersburg, Florida, USA US
2019-Q4 2019-11-27 MSP Challenge simulation platform demo, elective serious games module digital North Sea integral 18 Cologne Game Lab, TH Köln, Cologne, Germany DE
2019-Q4 2019-10-03 MSP Challenge simulation platform demo, Copernicus Eyes-on-Earth Roadshow digital North Sea integral 18 Estonian National Library, Tallinn, Estonia EE
2019-Q3 2019-09-04 Demo: MSP Challenge Simulation Platform, EMODnet Open Sea Lab Hackathon digital North Sea integral 12 Zebrastraat, Ghent, Belgium BE
2019-Q3 2019-08-29 MSP Challenge simulation platform –demonstration, ISAGA 2019 conference digital North Sea integral 5 Kozminski University, Warsaw, Poland PL
2016-Q1 2016-02-15 High level meeting on Short Sea Shipping, EU presidency board shipping-oriented 15 Amsterdam, the Netherlands NL
2016-Q1 2016-02-15 High level meeting on Short Sea Shipping, EU presidency board shipping-oriented 15 Amsterdam, the Netherlands NL
2016-Q1 2016-03-10 20th anniversary event of Scottish Coastal Forum board integral 20 Edinburgh, Scotland UK
2016-Q1 2016-03-10 20th anniversary event of Scottish Coastal Forum board integral 20 Edinburgh, Scotland UK
2016-Q2 2016-04-04 NorthSEE kick-off meeting board integral 20 Hamburg, Germany DE
2016-Q2 2016-04-22 BalticLInes kick off meeting board integral 30 Berlin, Germany DE
2016-Q3 2016-07-13 World Maritime University board integral 11 Malmö, Sweden SE
2016-Q3 2016-09-26 3rd Atlantic Stakeholder platform conference board integral 25 Dublin, Ireland IE
2016-Q3 2016-09-26 3rd Atlantic Stakeholder platform conference board integral 25 Dublin, Ireland IE
2016-Q4 2016-10-06 North Sea Days Conference board integral 35 Scheveningen, The Netherlands NL
2016-Q4 2016-10-15 Scottish Coastal Forum board integral 9 Millport, Scotland UK
2016-Q4 2016-11-24 2nd Baltic MSP Forum board integral 35 Riga, Latvia LV
2017-Q1 2017-01-12 Van Hall Larenstein board integral 25 Leeuwarden, the Netherlands NL
2017-Q1 2017-02-08 Stakeholder start event Belgian MSP board integral 30 VIVES University of Applied Sciences, Bruges, Belgium BE
2017-Q1 2017-02-08 Stakeholder start event Belgian MSP board integral 30 VIVES University of Applied Sciences, Bruges, Belgium BE
2017-Q1 2017-02-08 Stakeholder start event Belgian MSP board integral 30 VIVES University of Applied Sciences, Bruges, Belgium BE
2017-Q1 2017-02-08 Stakeholder start event Belgian MSP board integral 30 VIVES University of Applied Sciences, Bruges, Belgium BE
2017-Q1 2017-02-08 Stakeholder start event Belgian MSP board integral 30 VIVES University of Applied Sciences, Bruges, Belgium BE
2017-Q1 2017-02-21 Seas at Risk board integral 15 Brussels, Belgium BE
2017-Q1 2017-02-23 Kick start Erasmus+ strategic partnership board integral 15 University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK UK
2017-Q1 2017-03-14 2nd International Conference on MSP board integral 20 Paris, France FR
2017-Q2 2017-04-27 2017-04-28 MapSIS Conference board integral 35 Las Palmas, Gran Canaria ES
2017-Q2 2017-04-27 2017-04-28 MapSIS Conference board integral 35 Las Palmas, Gran Canaria ES
2017-Q2 2017-05-17 SPINCAM delegation IOC-UNESCO board integral 19 Scheveningen, The Netherlands NL
2017-Q2 2017-06-13 EUSBSR Forum board integral 10 Foreign Office of the Federal Republic of Germany, Berlin, Germany DE
2017-Q2 2017-06-15 Memorial University Master of Marine Studies board integral 20 St Johns, Canada CA
2017-Q3 2017-07-04 Riverside Museum board integral 7 Glasgow, Scotland UK
2017-Q3 2017-07-05 Arran High School board integral 10 Lamlash, Scotland UK
2017-Q3 2017-07-06 MARE Conference board integral 15 Amsterdam, The Netherlands NL
2017-Q3 2017-07-07 Royal West of Scotland Amateur Boat Club board integral 19 Greenock, Scotland UK
2017-Q3 2017-09-21 Blue Growth Summer School board integral 25 Ostend, Belgium BE
2017-Q4 2017-10-10 ArtReefs workshop board integral 25 Varna, Bulgaria BG
2017-Q4 2017-11-28 SIMCelt closing conference board integral 15 Liverpool, UK UK
2017-Q4 2017-11-30 Van Hall Larenstein University of Applied Sciences board integral 26 Leeuwarden, The Netherlands NL
2018-Q1 2018-01-24 2018-01-25 Baltic LINes shipping-oriented session digital Baltic Sea shipping-oriented 27 Riga, Latvia LV
2018-Q1 2018-01-25 Forth Estuary Forum Members’ event board integral 10 South Queensferry, Scotland UK
2018-Q1 2018-01-31 SIMCelt integral MSP session digital Clyde marine region integral 10 Glasgow, UK UK
2018-Q1 2018-02-23 Clyde Marine Planning Partnership stakeholder engagement session for the Clyde Regional Marine Plan board integral 10 Riverside Museum, Glasgow, Scotland UK
2018-Q1 2018-02-28 Love Loch Lomond marine tourism group board integral 14 Loch Lomond, Scotland UK
2018-Q1 2018-03-20 2018-03-23 SP-MSP energy-oriented session digital Clyde marine region energy-oriented 11 Oldenburg, Germany DE
2018-Q1 2018-03-20 Irish Government’s MSP Advisory Group (1st meeting) board integral 14 Dublin, Ireland IE
2018-Q2 2018-04-09 Liverpool University Planning Students – field trip to Glasgow board integral 34 Glasgow, Scotland UK
2018-Q2 2018-04-16 2019-04-19 NorthSEE ecology-oriented session digital North Sea ecology-oriented 32 Texel, the Netherlands NL
2018-Q2 2018-05-14 2018-05-18 SP-MSP integral MSP collaborative work digital North Sea energy-oriented 2 Breda, the Netherlands NL
2018-Q2 2018-05-16 Love Loch Lomond marine tourism group board integral 20 Loch Lomond, Scotland UK
2018-Q2 2018-05-17 Unesco IOC session with planners from south america, Alejandro Iglesisas Campos board Integral 20 Scheveningen, The Netherlands NL
2018-Q2 2018-06-07 Wageningen University board Wageningen, Netherlands NL
2018-Q2 2018-06-12 SAGANET seminar demo digital North Sea integral 10 Breda, the Netherlands NL
2018-Q2 2018-06-14 Workshop for North Sea Commission annual meeting board integral 14 Fredrikstad, Norway NO
2018-Q3 2018-07-02 teambuilding Marine&International IenW-DGW board integral 23 Scheveningen, The Netherlands NL
2018-Q3 2018-08-08 MSP Challenge training session for Scottish Local Coastal Partnership officers & others board integral 20 Edinburgh, Scotland UK
2018-Q3 2018-08-27 2018-08-31 SP-MSP integral MSP collaborative work digital North Sea energy-oriented 1 Breda, the Netherlands NL
2018-Q3 2018-09-01 étudiants d’économie board integral 19 Brest, France FR
2018-Q3 2018-09-03 2018-09-06 Paddle project (French and English) board integral 18 Brest, France FR
2018-Q3 2018-09-04 Paddle project (French and English) board integral 21 Brest, France FR
2018-Q4 2018-10-01 professionnels de la mer (l’analyse présentée ci-dessous a été rédigée par Sybill Henrry dans la cadre du projet SIMNORAT) board integral 21 Brest, France FR
2018-Q4 2018-10-03 2018-10-04 NorthSEE energy-oriented session digital North Sea energy-oriented 16 Aberdeen, UK UK
2018-Q4 2018-10-03 MSP Challenge board game as part of NorthSEE project Energy Workshop board integral 15 Aberdeen, UK UK
2018-Q4 2018-10-15 2018-10-16 integral MSP educational session board & digital North Sea integral 18 NOVIA University of Applied Sciences, Tamissaari/Ekenäs, Finland FI
2018-Q4 2018-10-18 Introductory session for English Marine Management Organisation board integral 10 Newcastle, UK UK
2018-Q4 2018-10-23 SP-MSP & Littoral conference demo digital North Sea integral 7 Leeuwarden, the Netherlands NL
2018-Q4 2018-10-30 2018-10-31 Baltic LINes energy-oriented session digital Baltic Sea energy-oriented 24 Copenhagen, Denmark DK
2018-Q4 2018-11-06 MSP Challenge game session for Edinburgh University students board integral 18 Edinburgh, Scotland UK
2018-Q4 2018-11-13 MSP Challenge introductory/ training event for Orkney Islands Council Marine Planning Team board integral 6 Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland UK
2018-Q4 2018-11-14 Chinese trial #MSPglobal with Hainan delegation board integral 23 Rotterdam (Maasvlakte 2) The Netherlands NL
2018-Q4 2018-11-20 Impromptu game session to demonstrate #MSPGlobal edition developed for/with IOC-UNESCO board integral 15 Paris, France FR
2018-Q4 2018-11-21 2018-11-22 NorthSEE shipping-oriented session digital North Sea shipping-oriented 10 Malmö, Sweden SE
2018-Q4 2018-11-21 MSP Challenge: International Centre for Island Technology (ICIT) session board integral 26 Stromness, Orkney, Scotland UK
2018-Q4 2018-11-28 integral MSP educational session digital North Sea integral 19 Oostende, Belgium BE
2018-Q4 2018-12-17 integral MSP educational session board integral 15 Venice, Italy IT
2018-Q4 2018-12-17 2018-12-18 integral MSP educational session digital North Sea integral 15 Venice, Italy IT
2019-Q1 2019-02-01 étudiants de droit de la mer board integral 12 Brest, France FR
2019-Q1 2019-02-15 Baltic LINes: exploring MSP Challenge as planning support digital Baltic Sea integral 15 Hamburg, Germany DE
2019-Q1 2019-02-15 NorthSEE: exploring MSP Challenge as planning support digital North Sea integral 12 Hamburg, Germany DE
2019-Q1 2019-02-21 2 x MSP Challenge workshops run for Scottish Government’s International Marine Conference (20-21 February) board integral 12 Glasgow, UK UK
2019-Q1 2019-02-21 2 x MSP Challenge workshops run for Scottish Government’s International Marine Conference (20-21 February) board integral 10 Glasgow, UK UK
2019-Q1 2019-02-26 2019-02-27 SP-MSP Winter School digital North Sea integral 15 Nantes, France FR
2019-Q1 2019-02-27 NorthSEE - ESPON - PNH - LSI board integral 13 Haarlem, the Netherlands NL
2019-Q1 2019-03-06 Master's graduation support course digital North Sea integral 22 Delft, the Netherlands NL
2019-Q1 2019-03-12 représentants de la pêche et gestionnaires d’Aires marines protégées board integral 15 Brest, France FR
2019-Q2 2019-04-10 MSP Challenge: Generations board integral 20 Galway, Ireland IE
2019-Q2 2019-06-05 MSP Challenge for 'hard to reach' stakeholders in the Solway Firth. board cross-border 30 Carlisle, England UK
2019-Q2 2019-05-14 SP-MSP Summer School at University of Liverpool, played the North Sea edition digital North Sea integral 24 Liverpool, UK UK
2019-Q2 2019-04-23 Universitas Indonesia, Depok Indonesia board integral 18 Indonesia, Depok ID
2019-Q2 2019-04-23 Universitas Indonesia, Depok Indonesia digital North Sea integral 12 Indonesia, Depok ID
2019-Q2 2019-05-25 Dalian University of Technology, Panjin Campus board integral 18 China, Panjin CN
2019-Q2 2019-05-28 Dalian University of Technology, Dalian Campus board integral 21 China, Dalian CN
2019-Q2 2019-05-28 Dalian University of Technology, Dalian Campus board integral 21 China, Dalian CN
2019-Q2 2019-06-02 Nine technical universities alliance, China. board integral 27 China, Dalian CN