In this issue: EMSA Director appears before EU Parliament Transport Committee; Annual European coast guard event 2020 – “The new normal for EU coast guard cooperation”; Cybutryne to be banned from antifouling systems internationally; EMSA Admin Board meets to chart way ahead for Agency in 2021-22; Green light for EMSA to enter second agreement on CISE development; Interactive EMSA-EEA workshop calls on participants to share views of first report on environmental performance of maritime transport; EMSA launches a Maritime Analytics prototype in cooperation with Frontex and EU member states; A harmonised approach to raising marine equipment standards; 8th EU Satellite-AIS collaborative forum held by EMSA; Copernicus Maritime Surveillance – virtual training sessions are gaining increased momentum.