EMPORIA4KT launches new Call for Researches
New mentoring programme is launched to support early-career, Blue Economy researchers in Europe to improve their innovation and technology transfer skills
The Blue Economy Technology Transfer Programme, organised and led by the EMPORIA4KT project, will provide researchers in France, Ireland, Portugal, Spain and the United Kingdom with the unique opportunity to gain vital Knowledge Transfer (KT) skills for their future careers in Blue Economy innovation.
Participants will learn how to direct Research and Development towards market, industry and public/private investment and also explore how to de-risk the Early Stage Technology (EST) development process and how to make EST more attractive to investment.
Participants will complete online workshops followed by a 9-month mentoring programme during which national teams of researchers will determine the best commercialisation routes for real case studies of EST in the Blue Economy.
The programme will conclude with a brokerage event in Brussels, where teams selected from earlier national events across the five participating countries will pitch their EST commercialisation plan to an audience of international Blue Economy expert stakeholders. One EST will be selected to receive additional funding for further proof-of-concept studies. The programme is open to early-career researchers who are working at a Higher Education Institution or Research Centre.
EMPORIA4KT works towards the design and implementation of actions between triple helix players to foster innovation and competitiveness within Blue Economy sectors. Led by Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia da Universidade Nova de Lisboa, in Portugal, this project has a consortium of 12 partners from the 5 Atlantic countries and a total budget of 2.3 million euros until February 2022.
Published on: 2020-09-15
If you did not had the opportunity to follow this session, watch the live stream video on facebook and check out the presentations made by our team to help you prepare your second call proposal
The agenda for this session is now available. The event will be live stream through our Facebook page
Appllicants and beneficiaries have now at their disposal the Programme Manual in English, French, Spanish and Portuguese versions
The 'Ministerio de Hacienda y Función Publica' hosts today in Madrid, a seminar for beneficiaries and controllers of the first call for proposals
13.04.2018, Swansea (UK)
The session is open to all UK stakeholders interested in applying and/or currently involved in developing a project application for the current Atlantic Area Interreg programme second call
This manual has been revised and updated to support beneficiaries in the implementation of their projects. It is also usefull for applicants of the 2nd call.
The second call is open from 15.03.2018 to 01.06.2018 (by 1.00 pm Lisbon time). Potential applicants are invited to...
The Interreg Atlantic Area Programme is part of a joint paper highlighting the value of transnational cooperation
This session was organised yesterday in Porto, to provide the necessary guidance for the smooth start of all projects
You can apply for this position by 12 March 2018. Check out the requirements and job description.