Speakers

Dr. Mark Causon

Dr. Mark Causon

Malta

 

Dr. Mark Causon for 4 years was the manager of the Europe Direct Mosta office of the European Commission DG Communications office. Working in European affairs for the past 15 years as consultant, coordinator and project manager of 59 approved projects and local manager for 130 approved projects ranging from Leader+, FP6, Leonardo, Grundvig, Youth in Action, ERASMUS, ERDF, EARDF and a LIFE+ project for the Ministry of sustainable development and climate change. Mark is the Maltese government representative on the ‘Appel des Cents’ ‘Sommet des Deux Rives - Forum de la méditerranée’ Ministry of Foreign Affairs Malta, an external tutor for master’s students from various foreign universities, an External Expert with the Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA), advisor with the EUROPEAN COMMISSION DIRECTORATE-GENERAL COMMUNICATION- Pan-European Working Group “Management of daily activities of an EDIC and sits on the European cooperation in Science and technology COST- as the Maltese expert on Pathogen-Informed Strategies for Sustainable Broad-Spectrum Crop Resistance and Control of Human Pathogenic Microorganisms in Plant Production Systems.