Thursday, 23th January 2020: Jean-Charles Larsonneur visit to the MICA Center

In response to the invitation of Vice-Admiral Jean-Louis Lozier, Maritime Prefect of the Atlantic, Jean-Charles Larsonneur, Member of Parliament for the Second constituency of Finistère, visited the MICA Center.

The center’s current resources and challenges were presented throughout the visit with, as a backdrop, the global assessment of the year 2019 concerning events related to piracy and robbery. The specificities of each office have been detailed as well as the necessary trust established between the MICA Center and the maritime industry.

24/7/365 monitoring, inventory, information fusion, situation and event analysis, and support for ship-owners were subjects that were explained during this presentation.

This visit was an opportunity for the MP to explain his vision regarding the creation of the National Maritime Cybersecurity Coordination Centre and to defend his welcome in Brest.