Indicative thematic topics:
- Theoretical approaches. Policies-geopolitical strategies and ekistics.
- Socio-economic development process of settlements and coastal regions.
- Urban and regional maritime space and networks, natural and manmade environment (geography, cartography, coastal mapping, shipping).
- Ekistics reserve, cultural heritage (monuments, archaeological sites, historical places) and sea.
- Management and enhancement of ekistics reserve and cultural heritage.
- Ports, waterfront, city culture and semiotics. Local/global encounters.
- Promotion of cultural reserve in port cities and tourism.