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21.10.2021, online event

Atlantic Area workshop "Making the most of natural and marine resources for the benefit of the Atlantic regions"

Next 21.10.21 under the 8th Atlantic Stakeholder Platform Conference

Interreg Atlantic Area is promoting the workshop ““Making the most of natural and marine resources for the benefit of the Atlantic regions” during the 8th Atlantic Stakeholder Platform Conference, to be held on the 21st October from 13:45 to 15:00 (Dublin time) - please note that this workshop has a new schedule.

One of the main objectives sought by the Interreg Atlantic Area programme is to support the development of renewable energy, namely through solutions based on the sea, being a decisive tool to promote the transition to a resource-efficient society.

This workshop aims to showcase four Atlantic transnational projects that present innovative strategies to make the most of the marine resources that deliver sustainable solutions in very different areas such as transports, marine resources and health.

The Atlantic projects SEAFUEL, BLUEHUMAN, SAFER and EBB will share their knowledge and expertise on their fields of action and propose recommendations to foster a Green Blue Economy. The workshop will be divided into 2 moments, one to present green solutions for the exploitation of these resources and another to present strategies/ platforms to manage this exploitation.

 

Conference Agenda

 

Workshop agenda:

Moderator: Carlos Garea Lodero , Interreg Atlantic Area, Joint Secretariat Project Manager

Part 1: Smart and green exploration of marine resources

Sustainable integration of renewable fuels in local transportation (SEAFUEL) - Pau Farras, NUI Galway

Blue biotechnology as a road for innovation on human’s health (BLUEHUMAN)  - Tiago Henriques da Silva, Universidade do Minho

Part 2: Tools for the efficient management of blue resources

Smart Atlantic Seafood Clusters (SAFER) – Jose Manuel Emeterio, ERNACT

European Blue Biobank (EBB) – María Huete-Ortega, Universidade de Vigo

Published on: 2021-10-07


4th Steering Committee meeting of the MMIAH project hosted by Plymouth City Council

8/9.08.2018, Plymouth (UK)

Partners had the opportunity to discuss the coming activities and visit relevant Maritime, Military and Industrial assets in the city of Plymouth

Technical workshop for portuguese beneficiaries and First Level Controllers

25.07.2018, Porto

Joint event organised yesterday by the Agência para o Desenvolvimento e Coesão IP and the Interreg Atlantic Area Programme

SEAFUEL partners meeting hosted by Logan Energy Hydrogen Technologies in Edinburgh

27/28.06.2018, Edinburgh

This project aims to use the renewable resources across the Atlantic Area to power the local transport fleet

AtlanticSocialLab 4th coordination meeting and study visits at Rennes, took place on the 3rd and 4th of July

3/4.07.2018, Rennes

The partnership had the opportunity to visit examples of good practices of social innovation in Rennes

Fórum Oceano hosted the second Steering Committee meeting of IN 4.0 project

28/29.06.2018, Leça da Palmeira

The IN 4.0 project consortium met in Leça da Palmeira (Portugal) on June 28th and 29th

SAFER project met in Cantabria (Spain) during the General Assembly of the Atlantic Arc Commission

28.06.2018, Cantabria

The relevant working groups and stakeholders had the opportunity to learn how SAFER aims to improve the innovation performance of the seafood industry

Monitoring Committee meeting held in Belfast under the UK Presidency

25.06.2018, Belfast

The Atlantic Area Programme Monitoring Committee met last week to discuss the next steps to be taken

CONSORTEX partners meeting hosted by Cork Institute of Technology

12/13.06.2018, Cork

European Internationalisation Maritime Consortia in the shipbuilding ancillary industries

The second call for proposals closed on 13 june 2018

14.06.2018

The Joint Secretariat will now start the projects' elegibility and quality assessment