Bergen. The island of Rügen is proud to take over the chairmanship of the co-operation of the seven Baltic sea islands - the "B7" organisation. The 2011 B7 president, Mr Uwe Ahlers, was glad to welcome many invited guests to the official opening celebration on 11th of January in the county administration in Bergen. He informed the politicians and officials about the coming events in 2011 and presented this year´s chairmanship team. He especially emphasized the B7 conference under the topic "Traditional coastal fishing and EU-fishing policy" that takes place in May 2011.