The European Aquaculture Technology & Innovation Platform (EATIP) has as main objectives to enable stakeholders of relevant economic and societal interests to identify together the innovation challenges for their collective interests. 2)To develop a strategic research agenda that responds to the challenges identified. 3)To implement the results of appropriate RTD through effective dissemination and technology transfer mechanisms.
Mare Novum is a new Swedish Centre for development of marine innovations. It is a partnership between the University of Gothenburg and the five northern coast municipalities in Bohuslän; Strömstad, Tanum, Sotenäs, Munkedal och Lysekil.
Biomarine business convention
BioMarine Business Convention is a unique event dedicated to marine bioresources. It is organized around a platform of meetings and discussions for industrials, scientists, investors, economic development agencies, allowing them to boost their acquisitions, investments, trade agreements, technologies transfers, and development partnerships at an international level. Its goal is to develop small, medium and national companies on the international stage.
This Business Convention is a triennial event with fixed occurrences. Starting September 2011 in Nantes - Saint-Nazaire, France, the convention will then set foot in North America in 2012 and Asia in 2013.
Fisheries Innovation Platform
The Fisheries Innovation Platform in The Netherlands has developed four ambitions for the North Sea fisheries sector. Together, these ambitions will guide the process of innovation. Such innovation is required because the sector will need to adapt to changing environments. The ambitions are far from simple, but they generate opportunities to come up with creative solutions and to take aim at goals in the more distant future.
The Aquapreneur.com website, developed to provide a focal point for all those interested in the commercial potential of marine biotechnology. The site is designed for users to gain easy access to breaking and archival news and information covering commercial developments, R&D breakthroughs, and important company milestones related to marine biotechnology, seafood byproducts and marine products and ingredients.