Collaboration

Call for Blue Growth startups to join mentorship programme

The SUBMARINER Network has launched a call for startups within Blue Growth to apply for its Blue Growth Accelerator programme, in which successful applicants would receive mentorship and matchmaking with experts in their respective fields.

While the Accelerator is focused on the Baltic Sea region, it is open to researchers and organisations from across Europe.

An online pitching and matchmaking event for the Accelerator will be held on 4 June 2020. 

EUROFLEETS+ Remote Transnational Access Programme

The Remote Transnational Access (RTA) Programme will provide researchers with remote access to samples or data from any of the state-of-the-art research vessels (RVs) offered within EUROFLEETS+. This remote access will allow sample or data needs to be addressed remotely, when this can be accomplished with one day of ship time.

For more information on the programme, including how to apply, please visit the EUROFLEETS+ website via the link below.

Young ocean leaders wanted for the World Oceans Day Youth Advisory Council

The World Oceans Day Youth Advisory Council is searching for 10 young ocean leaders from around the world to bring the Council to a total of 25 members.

Applicants should be between the ages of 16 and 22, able to make a two-year commitment - including approximately 10 hours per month to Council activities - and have a passion for ocean conservation.

Applications can be made via the link below.

Fourth call for EURASTiP Exchange Programme

The fourth and final call for the EURASTiP Exchange Programme is now open. The programme seeks to create new collaborations and partnerships between Europe and south-east Asia in the aquaculture sector. Opportunities are available for industry, researchers and educators from both regions to connect. Bursaries of up to €3000 are available per exchange to support international innovation and collaboration.

To apply, please visit the EURASTiP website (below).

More information can be found via the call flyer below.

Open Call: Knowledge Hub on Food and Nutrition Security

The JPI HDHL with JPI OCEANS and FACCE-JPI partners are pleased to announce the launch of the ERA –HDHL 3rd Joint Funding Action ”Knowledge Hub on Food and Nutrition Security".

The overall aim of the Knowledge Hub on Food and Nutrition Security is to foster transnational and multidisciplinary collaboration and networking in order to accelerate, further characterize and to manage the impact of climate change on nutritional make-up of food, and to propose adaptive strategies/ measures to ensure food and nutrition security. 

Call to Organise and Host 5th Symposium on the Ocean in a High-CO2 World in 2020

Bids are requested to organize and host the 5th Symposium on the Ocean in a High-CO2 World in 2020. The symposium will maintain its traditional focus on ocean acidification and associated impacts on marine organisms, ecosystems, and biogeochemical cycles. Ocean acidification will be considered in combination with other global changes such as warming and deoxygenation. Contributions are expected to detail advances in observations, modelling, field and laboratory studies.

EMSO ERIC Transnational Access Call

EMSO ERIC has announced its first call for transnational access. The objective of this call is to offer free-of-charge access to three EMSO ERIC facilities where external measuring systems can be installed, including instruments, systems, new technologies and where new procedures/experiments can be tested/take place. The list of observatories offered for TNA are designed to offer the broadest scientific and technological capabilities to future users in the framework of TNA.