It is known that the Internet is permanently changing the way we communicate with our social networks and how we search for information. For the new seafaring students that are considered the “Internet” generation, access to cyberspace is a new way of life. In the future, Europe will need skilful and experienced European seafarers. This will be possible only if future mariners are offered the same possibilities to keep in touch and to learn as in other professions on land.
The e-Maritime Medicine envisages promoting interoperability in its broader sense. It aims to stimulate coherent, transparent, efficient and simplified solutions in support of cooperation, interoperability and consistency between IAMU members and its partners and transport operators.