2015 (EN)

The award ceremony of the VIII Edition of Mare Nostrum Award 2015 took place in Rome.
The Mare Nostrum Awards was created by “Grimaldi Magazine” and it’s dedicated to the promotion of the “Sea Highways”. The aim is to promote this exceptional opportunity of exchanges, connections and sustainable development for all the countries of the Mediterranean area. The amount of the Mare Nostrum Awards, as every year, is of 50.000 euros to be divided between the first five classified.
The International Jury of the Prize is composed of important exponents of the journalistic and the cultural world. The President Folco Quilici is placed side by side of, among the others, Vassiliki Armogeni, Greek journalist of the Efoplistis magazine, Michele Capasso, President of the Fondazione Mediterraneo, Diana De Feo, RAI journalist, Mimmo Jodice, photographer, Paul Kyprianou, European Shipping President of the RoRo Association. The Secretary of the Prize is Luciano Bosso, journalist and director of Mare Nostrum, magazine edited by Grimaldi Lines.
The international jury headed by Folco Quilici, writer and director, has assigned the prizes to the written ones on the sea of Piero Ottone, to the vision of Cesar Urrutia who forecasts the transfer of all the transport on rubber to alternative ways by 2030, to the sustainables proposals of Carlo Alessandro Argenzio and Giuseppe Speranza, to Rossend Domenech and to Alessandro Sansoni that conducted an analysis on the geopolitical role of Italy in Mare Nostrum, recognizing the urgency of a planning of investments above all in the harbour field.