29 Mar 2023

CIIMAR hosts the 2nd BlueBioClusters meeting

CIIMAR, as Member of the Executive Board of the BlueBioAlliance was happy to host the 2nd Blue Bio Clusters Project partners meeting on 27-28 March.

BlueBioClusters project is supported by EU Horizon funds. The overall project focuses on supporting and increasing the uptake of sustainable blue bioeconomy business opportunities by European (coastal) regions, companies, and citizens (incl. low-income populations), to contribute to regional development and the EU Green Deal by improving the services of blue bioeconomy clusters throughout Europe to both public as well as private actors.

The consortium consists of SUBMARINER Network for Blue Growth EEIG (DE), Pole Mer Bretagne, Atlantique (FR), Tartu BT Park (EE), Klaipeda University (LT), University of Tartu (EE), Blauwe Cluster (BE), Iceland Ocean Cluster (IS), BlueBioAlliance (PT), Association Klaipeda Regions (LT), Innovatum AB (SE), Blue Legasea (NO), The Scottish Association for Marine Science (UK), and Blue Bridge (BE).

During the meeting, some CIIMAR researchers had the opportunity to showcase their research during day 1 visit.