22.10.2018, Vigo (Spain)
INTERREG ATLANTIC AREA ANNUAL EVENT
"Blue innovation: main engine for sustainable growth in the Atlantic Area". »»»» Registration is now open ««««
The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government of the United Kingdom, as 2018 president of the Interreg Atlantic Area Programme, and the Managing Authority of the Programme have the pleasure to invite you to the Interreg Atlantic Area Programme annual event “Blue innovation: main engine for sustainable growth in the Atlantic Area”, due to take place on the next 22 October 2018 at Auditorio Mar de Vigo, in Vigo, Spain.
The main focus of this event will be the contribution of the Atlantic Area programme to innovation in the maritime economy, whether through its linkage with the Atlantic Strategy or by sharing the views, experiences and good practices of experienced speakers on this matter. It will be the opportunity to share know-how and the expertise in the area of blue innovation, gathering relevant stakeholders in the field of regional and maritime policy in the Atlantic Area to inspire and connect participants.
There will also be an exhibition where you can learn more about some of the supported projects that contribute to blue growth and innovation in the Atlantic Area.
Draft Agenda (12.10.2018)
Registrations by email: email@example.com until 16 October
On the following days, 23 and 24 October, it will be held in the same venue in Vigo, the 5th Atlantic Stakeholder Platform Conference (ASPC), where the Atlantic Area Programme will also have an active participation. Check here the ASPC draft programme.
Published on: 2018-10-10
Launch of SEAFUEL: the European project for sustainable integration of renewable fuels in local transportation
Official kick-off meeting of SEAFUEL project was held in Galway on 25 and 26 January 2018
Promotion of sustainability of the Urban World Heritage Sites
66,8% of the programme ERDF budget allocated to 45 transnational cooperation projects in the Atlantic region
The ALICE project has started to help achieve the EU 2020 targets for biodiversity in Atlantic landscapes
This project will identify economic and social barriers to the implementation of Blue and Green Infrastructures and improve the characterization of biodiversity and ecosystem services at the land-sea interface in the Atlantic Region.
The research to find new tools for monitoring the chemical status in transitional and coastal waters
Atlantic Social LAB project started with several social innovation initiatives in Vale do Ave (Portugal)
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On the last 29 November, the Atlantic Area programme’s Monitoring Committee met in Lisbon under the Portuguese Presidency
Atlantic Network for renewable generation and supply of hydrogen to promote high energy efficiency
Boosting local ecosystems for the use of geothermal energy in the communities
Adaptation of Industry 4.0 model to the naval sector