The Lab4Dive Project’s kick off meeting took place in Athens, on the 23rd of May. Τhe general facts about Lab4Dive, the scope and objectives, the time plan and the main results expected from the project were presented. All 4 partners presented a brief description of their organization, highlighting their main contribution in the project. During this meeting, the concept of the Lab4Dive Blue Lab was explained and the Work Packages were presented, along with the Project’s administrative and financial issues. Furthermore, the Project’s Steering Committee was appointed and took some decisions regarding specific issues of the Project.