Table 5. Synthesis of the stakeholder meetings.

Meeting date Meeting Objective Meeting
Location
Stakeholders and number of Representatives Participants
4.10.2007 Choose an “Impact” IAMC-CNR Taranto Municipality (2), Province (2), ARPA (2), ASL (1), Universities (1), Harbor Office (2), Harbor Authority (2), Media (5) Associations (1), Mussel farmers (2) ~ 25
17.10.2007 Choose a
“policy issue”
and present the ESE model
IAMC-CNR Taranto Municipality (3), Province (3), ARPA (2), ASL (1), local Universities (2), Harbor Office (2), Harbor Authority (3), Industries (1), Associations (1), Mussel farmers (2), Media (5) ~ 30
30.05.2008 Choose the scenarios IAMC-CNR Taranto Municipality (1), Province (2), ARPA (1), ASL (1), Harbor Office (2) Armed Forces (2), Mussel farmers (2) ~ 15
11.02.2010 Discuss scenarios Chamber of Commerce, Taranto Municipality (3), Province (1), ARPA (1), ASL (1), Harbor Office (1), Harbor Authority (1), Centro Ittico (1), Chamber of Commerce (2), Mussel farmers (10), Media (5) Associations (1) University (1) Trade Unions (1) ~ 50
14.05.2010 Present the SAF to the academic community Salento University, Lecce PhD students (30), Lecce University representatives (5), Lecce Municipality (4), Lecce Province (4), Associations (5) ~ 70
23.07.2010 Organize the deliberation process IAMC-CNR Taranto Province (1), ARPA (1), Harbor Office (1),Centro Ittico (1), Mussel farmers (3) ~ 20
24.09.2010 Present results and outline deliberation process Municipal Library, Taranto
Province (1), ARPA (1), ASL (1), Harbor Office (1), Centro Ittico (1), Mussel farmers (2), Media (5)
~ 30
07.02.2011 Present results and new perspectives National Council of Research, Rome Department of Earth and Environment (4), Ministry of Environment (2), other Institutes of Research (2), Istituto Superiore Sanità (2) ~ 20
07.04.2011 Present results and new perspectives National Council of Research, Naples
IAMC-CNR personnel
~ 40
IAMC-CNR = Institute for Coastal Marine Environment - National Council of Research
ARPA = Regional Agency for Environmental Protection
ASL = Local Health Authority