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DigiCirc launches second open call for Blue Economy solutions

DigiCirc accelerates innovation by identifying cutting-edge circular economy solutions and promoting business development. From 2020-2022, DigiCirc is organising three Accelerator Programmes, with €2.4 million in funding for SMEs in: Circular Cities Blue Economy Bioeconomy The second open call has...
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DigiCirc launches second open call for Blue Economy solutions

DigiCirc accelerates innovation by identifying cutting-edge circular economy solutions and promoting business development. From 2020–2022, DigiCirc is organising three Accelerator Programmes, with €2.4 million in funding for SMEs in: Circular cities; Blue economy; Bioeconomy. The second open call...
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European Green Deal: A Sustainable Blue Economy in the EU

This week the European Commission proposed a new guidance for a sustainable blue economy in the European Union, which is key to both the Recovery Plan and European Green Deal. Frans Timmermans, Executive Vice-President for the Green Deal said: “Healthy oceans are a precondition for a thriving blue...
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WestMED Network of Maritime Clusters meeting recap

In a meeting on 16 March, the European Alliance Against Coronavirus welcomed Leonardo Manzari, WestMED Initiative, Italy, Colin Ruel, Pôle Mer Meditérranée, Ruben Eiras, Fórum Oceano, and Ezzedine Kacem, Cluster Maritime Tunisien, who presented the WestMED Network of Maritime Clusters to the group...
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CTA participates in the training of 60 European researchers on technology transfer in the blue economy sector

The program is part of the European EMPORIA4KT project and is funded by the Interreg Atlantic Area. Negotiation and communication skills, raising public-private funding and scenario planning are some of the sessions given by CTA. CTA has participated in the training of 60 researchers from five...
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SeaPort must be smart

Smart Port International Conference was held in 24th September 2020. Conference was organized by Space Sciences Committee Polish Academy of Sciences / Gdańsk Branch in cooperation with the Baltic Sea & Space Cluster and the Polish Space Agency (POLSA). The conference was conducted in a hybrid system...
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Online hub for Mediterranean blue economy stakeholders gets a revamp

An online hub for those involved and interested in maritime and marine affairs in the Mediterranean has been re-desinged to increase user-friendleness and improve functionality. The Mediterranean Blue Economy Stakeholder Platform (MedBESP) was set up as a networking mechanism and information sharing...
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Have your say on European ocean energy policies

The European Commission is gathering views on the development of the ocean energy sector and of the Ocean Energy Communication. It is particularly keen to hear from: the general public Public sector: EU institutions and bodies, International organisations, Member State and regions active in the...
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GALATEA project to support innovative SMEs in the European blue economy

The GALATEA (Grow and AcceLerate your smArtprojecTs in nEw value chAins of the European blue economy) project has launched with the aim of developing new cross-sector and cross-border value chains to support innovative SMEs in the development of key blue gowth industries in Europe. Funded by the...
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Blue Economy Report: the blue economy as a vehicle for economic recovery

The Executive Agency for Small and Medium sized Enterprises of the European Commission (EASME) announced the release of the EU Blue Economy Report and its main highlights of the innovative and emerging blue sectors that pave the way for the EU Green Deal. The report provides an overview of the...
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BlueInvest Day 2020

Tuesday, 4 February, 2020 - 10:00 to 18:00 Organized by the European Commission, Directorate General for Maritime Affairs, BlueInvest Day 2020 will bring together innovators, entrepreneurs, investors, corporates and enablers in the Blue Economy, with the objective of generating concrete business...
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Blue Invest in the Mediterranean 2019

24 January 2019 / The Westin Dragonara Resort, Malta A match-making event that brings together innovators and the financial community to sustainably develop the Blue Economy of the Mediterranean Sea basin, while protecting its marine resources. The OECD projects that the global maritime economy will...